Newbie actor Huma Qureshi, who has managed to garner equal adulation and flak for her curves in the size-zero-obsessed film industry, prefers to be her pretty self rather than falling for the fad.
Huma was loved for her voluptuous figure and earthy style in her first movie, Gangs of Wasseypur. But she was criticised by some quarters for her weight.
“In Gangs of Wasseypur, I was the pretty girl, it was a glamorous role. In Ek Thi Daayan, I was the heroine. I have always been the pretty girl. I think there are people who have a craze about size zero, but today we do have heroines who are curvier,” says Huma.
“Either you think of it (weight) as a problem or as an added advantage. I would like to be known for my personality rather