- Birthday28 July, 1986
- Zodiac: Leo
- Fun Trivia:Before Gangs of Wasseypur happened, Huma Qureshi had auditioned for a film called Junction but the film never went on the floors.
- Famous Quote:As an actor, I believe that you should be eager to do good cinema and be able to act in any language.
A graduate in History Honours from the University of Delhi, Huma Qureshi began her career as a model appearing in TV commercials. While shooting a commercial for a mobile phone brand, Anurag Kashyap noticed Huma and impressed by her acting skills, he decided to cast her in his crime thriller film Gangs of Wasseypur. She later appeared in films like Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana, Ek Thi Daayan and Badlapur. In 2017, she appeared in Jolly LLB 2 opposite Akshay Kumar. Actor Saqib Saleem is Huma’s cousin.