HUMA QURESHI

  • Huma Qureshi: TV is the biggest medium right now; actors come here to promote their films 7 hours 35 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi, who has proved her mettle in films like 'Gangs of Wasseypur', 'Ek Thi Daayan', 'Dedh Ishqiya' and recently released 'Badlapur', is keen to explore the world of television. She already has one project up her sleeve. The 28-year-old will host a TV special, 'Anmol Hai Tu -...
  • I credit my performance in 'Badlapur' to Sriram Raghavan, Nawaz and Varun: Huma Qureshi 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi, who is getting good reviews for her performance in her latest release 'Badlapur', has given credit to its director Sriram Raghavan. "We feel good when we get appreciation because as actors we work for appreciation. I thank Sriram Raghavan. It's just because of him the film happened....
  • 'Badlapur' review: It keeps you on your toes, curious to see where its twists and turns will lead 1 week ago

    Cast: Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Huma Qureshi, Yami Gautam Director: Sriram Raghavan The sheer thrill of watching a film and not knowing what will happen next is one of the great pleasures offered by director Sriram Raghavan's unpredictable and deliciously twisted revenge thriller 'Badlapur'. The film stages a chilling battle of wits...
  • Why 'Badlapur' star Varun Dhawan will find huge success by being versatile in his craft 1 week ago

    With 'Badlapur', Bollywood has got its brand new, greatly promising realistic actor. Varun Dhawan, who plays the lead in Sriram Raghavan's revenge drama, has gone above and beyond in his portrayal of Raghu, a vengeful, unfortunate man. *This story contains spoilers. If you have not seen the film yet, please come...
  • 'Badlapur' tweet review: Sriram Raghavan narrates a menacing revenge story with amazing calmness 1 week ago

    Filmmaker Sriram Raghavan is known for his dark, gritty thrillers like 'Ek Haseena Thi' and 'Johny Gaddar'. The director's latest offering 'Badlapur' has boy-next-door Varun Dhawan playing a mature, dark character who is out to seek revenge for the brutal murder of his wife and son. From the first look...
  • Small budget films are not promoted on a huge scale in India: Nawazuddin Siddiqui 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who has proved his mettle in films such as 'Paan Singh Tomar' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur', says that small budget films are not promoted on a huge scale in India. When asked if he feels that small budget films are not promoted the way high budget films...
  • You make me proud: Saqib Saleem on Huma Qureshi's performance in 'Badlapur' February 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Actor Saqib Saleem went gaga over dark, intense revenge drama 'Badlapur', which also stars his sister and actress Huma Qureshi. Her portrayal as a layered character has filled him up with pride. Directed by Sriram Raghavan, 'Badlapur', releasing on Friday, also features Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Yami...
  • I loved working with Varun Dhawan in 'Badlapur'; it was brave of him to take on such a dark role: Radhika Apte February 18, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Radhika Apte, who plays one of the leads in forthcoming action-thriller "Badlapur", says the film is content-driven and also has all the elements of a commercially entertaining venture. "This is a content-driven film, but it's entertaining too with all the commercial elements," Radhika told IANS. She plays the owner of...
  • Where's women power: Huma Qureshi on Kejriwal's cabinet February 14, 2015

    Actress Huma Qureshi has high hopes from Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal but has one issue with his cabinet -- the lack of women. Aam Aadmi Party leader Kejriwal Saturday took oath as Delhi's chief minister at the Ramlila Maidan here along with six ministers, all of whom are men. Hence,...
  • We didn't need a big star, says 'Badlapur' director Sriram Raghavan February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sriram Raghavan believes that the presence of stars in a movie help in widening its reach. "Big stars are definitely beneficial for the film because the reach is more. More people come and watch your film, but (ultimately) it (the footfalls) depends on the film," Raghavan told IANS. Talking...
  • Varun Dhawan: Can give my life for my films February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who is gearing up for the release of his dark and intense drama 'Badlapur', says he is very passionate about his films and treats every project like his 'child'. For him "every film I do is like my child". "When I do a film, I don't feel that...
  • Snapshot: Huma Qureshi debuts short haircut January 30, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi has bid adieu to her long tresses and gone for a short red hairdo.Chopping off long locks seems to be the latest fashion fad among B-Town actresses with Anushka Sharma, Priyanka Chopra and Sonakshi Sinha sporting a shorter hairstyle.The 28-year-old actress is awaiting the release...
  • Huma Qureshi: Excited to share screen space with brother Saqib January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi says she's excited about an offer to share screen space with her actor brother Saqib Saleem in the Hindi remake of Hollywood movie 'Oculus'. "Yes, it's true. We have been offered that film. It's a very exciting film. Let's see how it goes. It's too early to...
  • Sriram Raghavan made me step out of my comfort zone for 'Badlapur': Huma Qureshi January 13, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Huma Qureshi, who will soon be seen in dark, intense and revenge drama 'Badlapur', says it's a special film for her as she got a chance to work with her favourite director Sriram Raghavan, who made sure she was out of her comfort zone. At the launch of a...
  • Anurag Kashyap likes to confront dark emotions through his films December 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap's fascination for dark subjects is evident from his movies and the filmmaker says he tackles such emotions on screen because normally people don't like confront it in real life. Kashyap, 42, who has directed films like 'Black Friday', 'Dev D', 'Gangs of Wasseypur' feels the society today has...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: I needed to break myself completely for my role in 'Hawaizaada' December 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, known for playing North-Indian roles on-screen, will be seen as a Maharashtrian in upcoming biopic 'Hawaizaada' but he says the film is not a conscious effort on his part to change his image. The 30-year-old actor, who has been a part of romantic-comedies like 'Vicky Donor', 'Nautanki Saala'...
  • Huma Qureshi unveils green sari collection December 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Huma Qureshi has unveiled textile innovator DuPont's renewabley sourced fibre Sorona along with a collection of saris made of it. The textile brand, in collaboration with Vipul Fashions and Reliance Industries, introduced its first ever premium 'green; sari collection offering the traditional Indian women not only environmental benefits,...
  • Gauahar Khan slapgate case: Varun, Huma extend support December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Actors Varun Dhawan and Huma Qureshi have condemned the slapgate incident that happened with model-actress Gauahar Khan. In their opinion, the man, who slapped her, should be punished. Gauahar was Sunday slapped by an audience member while she was hosting a reality show "India's Raw Star". Several industry members have...
  • Varun Dhawan reveals the dark, eerie first poster of his next film 'Badlapur' November 28, 2014

    There is some strikingly eerie about the first look of Sriram Raghavan's new film 'Badlapur. The poster features, two men, presumably the film's two leads- Varun Dhawan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, standing across each other at railway station on a dark night with a empty railway track in between them. The...
  • Will go the Angelina Jolie way when I am older: Huma Qureshi October 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi says she wants to follow in Hollywood star Angelina Jolie's footsteps and direct a film when she grows older. After delivering hits like 'Gia', 'Girl, Interrupted' and 'Lara Croft: Tomb Raider', Jolie, 39, made her directorial debut with 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'...