Hueyda was born in Tirana, the capital of Albania, and is a mixture of Sudanese and Albanian blood. She is a polyglot possessing perfectly four languages like English, French, Italian and Albanian. She graduated from the Jordan Misja Art High School and got a Degree of Law from the University of Tirana. Subsequently, she brilliantly succeeded in getting a Masters Degree in International Cooperation, Human Rights and European Policy at the “Roma Tre University” in Italy.
During her professional career she has had the privilege to work in different fields and areas jumping from ballet to presenting, from television to the theatre and from journalism to human rights.
We can briefly summarize some of the most important moments in her long career starting from the first prize she won in the dance competition TV show called “Twelve Dances Without a Saturday”. She has been a news presenter in Ora News Radio Television and also hosted various TV shows in different televisions, such as:
– One song for you (the talents TV Show) – Top Channel Television;
– 7 of my notes and Kioska (talk shows) – Ora News Radio Television;
– In the Restaurant (a reality show) – Arbëria Television;
–The National Song Festival (the oldest and the most prestigious song contest in Albania) -TVSH (Albanian Public Television);
– Introduced and produced Venus (the daily talk show) – Arbëria Television.
She left Albania and settled in France, where she continued her dancing career by taking part as dancer and choreographer on France 2, TF1, and M6 television channels.
She danced in various TV shows for singers and groups: Lara Fabian, Moos, Donna Summer, Nigel & Marvin, and Larousso, etc. and performed in the video clips of: Alizée, Sinclair, Etienne Daho, Florent Pagny, Paul Personne, Sniper, Jane Fostin, Sandy Valentino, and DSL, and she led choreographies for the “Qui est qui” tv show on France 2 Television. She performed as a dancer in Italy, on a daily show called “In Bocca Al Lupo”, broadcasted by Rai Uno Television.
She played for the National Theater of Kosovo in the adaptation of “Waiting for Godo” by Samuel Becket.
In 2000 she published her first novel “The Color of my Skin”, whereas in 2006 came the second book, a novel, “The Mask of the Heart”. She has worked as a model and acted in a number of TV commercials in France, Cameroon, Belgium, and Portugal (La Fnac, Nescafé, L’Oréal …). She was the image of “Antalya Travel &Tours” in Albania, and Ratp-Sncf in France where her photos were displayed in all the metros of Paris and the “Exploradrôme” Museum of Paris.
She had her first role in a feature movie and played Sarah Baker in “The Dancer”, produced by Luc Besson and later she played in the French TV series “Femme de loi”.
Hueyda was invited by the French Embassy in Albania to perform a song recital during the “Francophone week” at the Opera theatre of Tirana.
She also participated in the activities of the International Organization for Migration (IOM) against human trafficking. Composed a song for the occasion titled “Don’t be blind”, which was awarded Best Video Clip in the national video clip competition show called “The Nights of Albanian Video Clips”.
She has written many articles on social matters which were published in various daily newspapers, such as: Shqip, Panorama and Tirana Observer.
She is working on her third book and is currently writing articles about human rights issues.
At present she is the chief editor of the online magazine “Edispot”.