Actor Huma Qureshi, who is currently shooting for an international project titled, ‘The Army of the Dead’, has found a spot in the New Wave Actors List in Los Angeles.
The list was released by Film Independent, an organisation that recognizes diverse performances and highlights those individuals who deserve recognition in Hollywood.
Garnering immense recognition for her performance in Netflix’s Leila, Huma Qureshi is extremely humbled. She says “I am humbled to be recognised by Film Independent – a body that I have always admired for their incredible encouragement towards distinctive work in entertainment around the world. It”s so heartening to find my name alongside powerhouse performers like Asante Blackk.” Adding, “Leila has been special in so many ways… I am grateful for Deepa”s belief in me and Netflix’s belief in diverse stories. As an actor, I always strive to be able to communicate with people around the world – and this is testament to that.”
The ceremony will be held on October 20 at The Museum Of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles. The actor will also be seen participating on panel showcasing global cinema.