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Huma Qureshi wraps up Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead shoot: 'Can't wait for you all to see this'
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Huma Qureshi wraps up Zack Snyder's Army of the Dead shoot: 'Can't wait for you all to see this'

Huma Qureshi previously headlined Netflix's adaptation of Prayaag Akbar's book Leila.

Sacred Games composer Alokananda Dasgupta on life after the Netflix show, battling stage fright
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Sacred Games composer Alokananda Dasgupta on life after the Netflix show, battling stage fright

In an interview with Firstpost, composer Alokananda Dasgupta talks about growing up among some of India's greatest intellectuals, the unanticipated magnitude of Sacred Games' success, and how India is slowly waking up to the wonders of original soundtracks.

Huma Qureshi on Zack Snyder's zombie thriller Army of Dead: This genre is vastly unexplored for Indian audiences
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Huma Qureshi on Zack Snyder's zombie thriller Army of Dead: This genre is vastly unexplored for Indian audiences

Huma Qureshi was last seen in Netflix's Leila, co-directed by Deepa Mehta, Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar.

Leila and the world of Aryavarta: The future is here and now, and it is scary as hell
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Leila and the world of Aryavarta: The future is here and now, and it is scary as hell

The universality of Leila comes from several particulars it has drawn from reality.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: US-Iran tensions, Deve Gowda's threat to Karnataka parties, Miyah poetry; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: US-Iran tensions, Deve Gowda's threat to Karnataka parties, Miyah poetry; today's must-read stories

Trump has been itching for a war with Iran, as have been some of the more deranged members of his administration in the US.

Dia Mirza in Kaafir, Huma Qureshi in Leila: How digital shows have given actresses a fair chance
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Dia Mirza in Kaafir, Huma Qureshi in Leila: How digital shows have given actresses a fair chance

From Dia Mirza in Kaafir to Tisca Chopra in Hostages to Soni Razdan in Yours Truly, streaming services have opened new avenues for seasoned actresses.

Netflix's Leila exposes Indians to genre of dystopian fiction; is India ready to tell its cautionary tales?
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Netflix's Leila exposes Indians to genre of dystopian fiction; is India ready to tell its cautionary tales?

Netflix's dystopian drama Leila is the most recent example of content that one could not have hoped to see either on television or in theatres.

Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi at SCO summit, Leila review, GDP overestimation claim; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: Modi at SCO summit, Leila review, GDP overestimation claim; today's must-read stories

Narendra Modi showed that in his second term, he retains the maneuverable deftness to play the great power game into which India has been thrust due to the changing geopolitical environment.

Leila review: Netflix's frighteningly self-aware dystopian series holds a mirror to Indian society
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Leila review: Netflix's frighteningly self-aware dystopian series holds a mirror to Indian society

Netflix's Leila is a highly engaging show with memorable moments and impressive performances.

Leila is very close to my heart because it tells a story of empowerment, says Huma Qureshi
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Leila is very close to my heart because it tells a story of empowerment, says Huma Qureshi

Huma Qureshi, who has bagged a role in Hollywood Director Zack Snyder’s next film Army Of The Dead, is excited about Leila being set in the future

Firstpost Editor's Picks: BJP vs TMC in West Bengal, India-US trade ties, Copa America 2019; today's must-read stories
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Firstpost Editor's Picks: BJP vs TMC in West Bengal, India-US trade ties, Copa America 2019; today's must-read stories

Firstpost Editor's Picks: BJP vs TMC in West Bengal, India-US trade ties, Copa America 2019; today's must-read stories

Leila: How Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama series was conceptualised and executed
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Leila: How Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama series was conceptualised and executed

Leila, will be based on novelist Prayaag Akbar’s debut novel of the same name. In the book, a mother goes searching for her missing daughter in a landscape besieged by sectarianism and totalitarian rule, set somewhere in the future.

Leila: Siddharth, Arif Zakaria on Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama and the politics of being an actor
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Leila: Siddharth, Arif Zakaria on Netflix's upcoming dystopian drama and the politics of being an actor

Though the story of Netflix's Leila hinges on Huma Qureshi's Shalini, the men of the story, Siddharth and Arif Zakaria, play roles just as pivotal.

Black Mirror 5, Jessica Jones season 3, Leila, Big Little Lies 2: What to watch on Netflix, Amazon in June
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Black Mirror 5, Jessica Jones season 3, Leila, Big Little Lies 2: What to watch on Netflix, Amazon in June

From Black Mirror, Murder Mystery to Humorously Yours, June has a lot to offer in terms of streaming services

Huma Qureshi joins cast of Zack Snyder's zombie thriller Army of the Dead, also starring Dave Bautista
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Huma Qureshi joins cast of Zack Snyder's zombie thriller Army of the Dead, also starring Dave Bautista

Huma Qureshi will share screen space with Dave Bautista, Emma Turell, Ana De La Reguera and Theo Rossi in Army of the Dead.

Aamir Khan, Varun Grover question Netflix over writer credits being absent in Deepa Mehta's Leila trailer
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Aamir Khan, Varun Grover question Netflix over writer credits being absent in Deepa Mehta's Leila trailer

Aamir Khan has pointed out that the recently-released Leila trailer does not enlist names in the creative team behind the Netflix show

Leila trailer: Huma Qureshi struggles to find her daughter in Deepa Mehta's intriguing dystopian Netflix drama
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Leila trailer: Huma Qureshi struggles to find her daughter in Deepa Mehta's intriguing dystopian Netflix drama

With a dystopian concept at its fore, Leila is a six-part series is based on author Prayaag Akbar’s 2017 award-winning book of the same name.

Leila: Netflix releases first look of Huma Qureshi, Deepa Mehta's dystopian drama
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Leila: Netflix releases first look of Huma Qureshi, Deepa Mehta's dystopian drama

Set to be a six-episode series, Leila revolves around the Huma Qureshi's character, a mother struggling to find her daughter whom she lost during one summer.

Huma Qureshi on lack of well-written female parts: 'We as a society don't like strong women; it reflects in our films'
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Huma Qureshi on lack of well-written female parts: 'We as a society don't like strong women; it reflects in our films'

Huma Qureshi says although it's difficult to get well-written female parts, now there are a lot more strong female writers, directors, producers and actors who are changing the game

Leila: Huma Qureshi, Rahul Khanna's dystopian drama to premiere on Netflix on 14 June
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Leila: Huma Qureshi, Rahul Khanna's dystopian drama to premiere on Netflix on 14 June

Leila has been co-directed by Deepa Mehta, Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar.