Bold and beautiful, Anumta Qureshi may have started on the screen at a tender age but she proved her skill and mettle with her debut appearance on Noor Jehan. That alone is the reason that the starlet in her young career managed to bag multiple shows to her name and worked alongside big names in the industry. MAG shares a candid chat with Qureshi, excerpts follow:

If your life had a theme song, what would it be?

You’re dead by Norma Tanega

If you could bring one fictional character to life, who would it be?


Do you have a useless talent?

Singing I guess, but only in the bathroom.

Best compliment you have ever received?

When people say that I look exactly like my mother.

If you could be a child for one day, what would you do?

I would have ridden a merry go round with kids, all day.

An item you like to collect?

Candle jars

What can turn the day around for you?

Good food and good music

Your favourite health care regimen?


Something you wish you had more time to do?


If you could meet a person for the first time again, who would it be?

My husband, Sarang Kazi

A beauty product you swear by?

Lip and cheek tint by Benefit