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Huma Qureshi starrer 'Leila' trailer out

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who is set to make her debut with the mini-series 'Leila', shared the trailer of the series on Friday.

The 'Gangs of Wasseypur' shared a two-minute three-second clip on and captioned, "Can't wait for you guys to see this one! #Leila, coming soon."

In what looks like a mystery trailer, Huma's life turns upside down after a group of fanatics takes her daughter away, while a slogan 'Hail Aryavarta' is quite recurring in the clip.

The trailer also makes it evident that married a person out of her caste and the government takes away the children born to such couples. 'Project Balee' is what will keep the viewers on their toes as it comes as the surprise element towards the end of the clip.

Huma, who has given the best of her efforts in the series is garnering huge praises from people of her fraternity.

Akshay Kumar, who shared the screen with in 'Jolly LLB 2' appreciated her in a tweet and wrote, "I know which series I'm going to be watching this June...#looks so intriguing, looking forward to it! Sending my best."

Film director, choreographer also expressed her excitement after watching the trailer and wrote, "Oh my goddd Qureshi this has given me goosebumps in both good n bad ways!! Can't wait to catch this on India .. All the very best."

Huma's performance also overwhelmed others like Aftab Shivdasani, Rajeev Masand, Neeraj Ghaywan, to name a few.

'Leila' is being helmed by Deepa Mehta, and

Mehta, who is known for the critically appreciated trilogy 'Fire', 'Earth' and 'Water', is also the of the show.

The upcoming series is based on a book by Prayaag Akbar, based on a mother's hunt for her lost daughter.

Netflix recently unveiled a bunch of original series and feature films for its Indian market including 'Sacred Games', 'Typewriter', 'Bulbul' and 'Chopsticks'.

was last seen in 'Kaala' in which she starred opposite superstar

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First Published: Fri, May 17 2019. 13:51 IST
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