HUMA QURESHI

  • Huma and I share awkward relationship in 'Oculus' remake: Saqib Saleem April 6, 2015

    New Delhi: Actor Saqib Saleem is kicked about his next film, an adaptation of Hollywood horror movie 'Oculus', which will see him sharing a tumultuous onscreen relationship with sister Huma Qureshi. The brother-sister duo is working together in a Bollywood movie for the first time in the Prawaal Raman-directed movie. The...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui: Once Varun Dhawan decided to do 'Badlapur' he went all out to get into his character March 29, 2015

    Mumbai: The actor in front of Nawazuddin Siddiqui in 'Badlapur' was a relatively inexperienced Varun Dhawan. But balancing out his own experiences with the "Main Tera Hero" actor in "Badlapur" turned out to be a smooth sailing for the National Award winner. "I saw Varun's energy and passion on day one....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Female) March 18, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • e Lounge: Varun, Nawaz, Huma share story behind Badlapur's success March 3, 2015

    On this episode of 'e Lounge' Badlapur's stars Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Huma Qureshi talk about film's success at the box office. Directed by Sriram Raghavan, 'Badlapur' is doing well not only at the box office, but it is being appreciated by the audiences. ...
  • David Dhawan calls the success of son Varun's latest film 'Badlapur', special February 28, 2015

    Mumbai: Varun has made his father and director David Dhawan proud who says that he is over the moon after the success of his son's film 'Badlapur'. For David, success of "Badlapur" is special as it has given a new identity to his son Varun". "Today is a great day for me....
  • 'Badlapur' producer Dinesh Vijan commends Varun Dhawan on playing Raghu; says has broken his image February 28, 2015

    Mumbai: Producer Dinesh Vijan, who is basking in the success of his latest co-production "Badlapur", feels relieved that not only the film but actor Varun Dhawan's new avatar was also appreciated at all levels. He is more than happy that Varun pulled off the "difficult and challenging role" of Raghu...
  • Huma Qureshi: TV is the biggest medium right now; actors come here to promote their films February 27, 2015

    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 February 21, 2015

    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 February 20, 2015

    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 February 20, 2015

    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 February 20, 2015

    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 February 20, 2015

    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...