Glad that my south debut was with Mammootty: Huma Qureshi

Updated on : Apr 16,2016   2:46 pm

New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Actress Huma Qureshi, who is all set to impress her fans with her debut in Malayalam film "White", says she is glad that her debut in southern cinema is with superstar Mammootty and nobody else.

Talking about Mammootty, Huma told IANS: "I am glad that my south debut was with him and nobody else."

How was her experience working with "Manglish" star?

"Mammootty is a thorough gentleman. I got to learn alot under him of course he's an acting legend so it was an intimidating thought but he made it very easy to work with him," said the 29-year-old star.

The "Badlapur" actress added that Mammootty helped her "with the language and was extremely supportive".

Directed by Uday Ananthan and produced by Eros International, the film has been shot extensively in London, Mumbai and Kochi.

In the film, Huma plays Roshni Menon, a software engineer who moves to London on an overseas assignment. There, things change unexpectedly when Prakash Roy (Mammootty), a billionaire enters her life. Prakash and Roshni's peculiar, yet charming relationship is what takes the story of "White" forward.

Apart from them, the film also stars Shankar Ramakrishnan, Siddique, Sunil Sugadha, Ahmad Siddique, Manjulika, Sona Nair and KPAC Lalita.