Saqib Saleem (Younger, Actor), Naeem Qureshi and Haseen Qureshi
Vidya Balan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Aditi Rao Hydari
Charity and associations
Huma Qureshi is willing to sell her old phone online for a “good cause”.
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reading autobiographies and biographies, swimming
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Cars and bikes
Land Rover Freelander
Favourite food and cuisine
Shaami kebabs, Biryani, Sushi, Galauti, Malai tikkas, Afghani/Methi/Achari chicken, Walnut pie, Jalebi, Rabri, Gaajar ka halwa, Kheer Kadam, Mishti Doi
Ranbir Kapoor Shah Rukh Khan
Bollywood: Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959)
Om Shanti Om (2007)
Hollywood: Titanic (1997
Daisy by Marc Jacobs
Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, autobiographies of Gabriel Garcia M
Favourite holiday destination
2-3 crore/film (INR)
Manoj Tanwar (student of Venky’s, in 2007)
Ibrahim Ansari (Businessman of Nehru Place, in 2008)
Arjan Bajwa (Actor)
5 INTERESTING UNKNOWN FACTS:
1. She got her first modelling break in 2010 with the Samsung mobile ad with Aamir Khan, shot by Anurag Kashyap in Panchgani.
2. Huma did a cameo in Freida Pinto’s Trishna (2011), a British-Swedish-Indian drama film where she plays the role of an item girl.
3. She was a theatre artist and a model prior to coming to Bollywood.
4. A restaurant called ‘Vatika’ in Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh serves a dish named after Huma Qureshi.
5. If she wasn’t an actress, she would have been a chef or a restaurant owner.
5 FAMOUS QUOTES:
1. All of the times squares is flooded with Bollywood fans and stars and so nice to see so much love for the films we do
2. There was no plan really. Till `Dedh Ishqiya` every film that I have done, I`d auditioned for it. And I say it very proudly because I feel that I`ve earned it.
3. As an actor, I believe that you should be eager to do good cinema and be able to act in any language.
4. I had never thought of working in regional cinema as I considered myself a Hindi film actress.
5. The fact is, yes there is nepotism. One will be lying if one said there is no nepotism.
5 MOST POPULAR DIALOGUES:
1. Hum zindagi ko taken for granted lete hai ... humein lagta hai ki zindagi jaisi hai, vaisi hi rahegi ... aur kuch bhi nahi badlega ... par cheezein badalti hai (Dobaara: See Your Evil)
2.Ishaq aur Sex Mai Farak (Dedh Ishqiya)
3. Yeh suvidha aapke liye uplabdh nahi hai. (Dedh Ishqiya)
4. Iss route ki sabhi linei vyast hain. (Dedh Ishqiya)
5. Tujhe zindagi mei mujhe acchi GF milegi, teri kismat kharab hui, toh mai hi mil jaungi, kahin Honolulu aur Tokyo ke beech mein. (Dedh Ishqiya)
1. There was a rumour about her closeness to Salman Khan`s much married younger brother, Sohail Khan. Sohail allegedly gave her some expensive gifts. Huma, however, criticized this rumour on Twitter and said that Sohail is like a brother to her.
2. In 2014, as part of `Be unstoppable` campaign, she covered Femina holding a mannequin in her hand which shows that a curvy body is an acceptable female figure and one should feel comfortable in her own body type. Though it received praises, the photoshoot also faced criticism for promoting `unhealthy` body types.