Since making her debut with acclaimed Anurag Kashyap film, ‘Gangs of Wasseypur, Huma Qureshi has had a nice run in the industry with her acting in several films earning praise from critics and audience alike. The pretty actress was also recently featured on the cover of Femina magazine’s July issue. Now industry reports are suggesting that she is chosen for a key role for Sanjay Gupta’s next venture titled ‘Mumbai Saga’.
Sources close to the project has confirmed her involvement. A source said, “Yes Huma has been signed on for the film, however the makers are not yet ready to announce the same. An official announcement will be made in the next few days.” The source also threw some light on the nature of Huma’s role in the film ‘Mumbai Saga’. He added, “Huma will be seen playing John’s love interest in the film”.
‘Mumbai Saga’ will be set in the periods of the 80s and 90s. It will be based around the strong nexus between politicians, underworld dons, police and mill owners. John Abraham will be playing a grey character in the film while veteran star Anil Kapoor will play the role of a politician. Anil Kapoor’s character is said to be loosely based on the Late Bal Thackeray. Manoj Bajpayee will also be seen in an important role.