Biography / Wiki
A Baharain born, Sri Lankan actress and model Jacquline Fernandez is known for her work in the Indian film industry. She is popular for her elegant looks and fashion statement. She rose to prominence by winning the 2006 Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant.
She has portrayed various glamorous roles in many commercial hits. As an endorser, she promoted various brands and products and apart from the film industry actively participates in humanitarian work.
Height / Weight / Age
Jacqueline Fernandez stands at an impressive height of 170 cm. Being fitness conscious, she weighs 56 kg approximately. She has a stunning physique with the following body measurement 34-27-35. In August 2022, she will turn 37 years old. She has dark brown color sparkling eyes and black silky hair.
Jacqueline Fernandez has accumulated a net worth of $9 million USD approximately which charges Rs 2-3 crores per film. She loves luxurious cars and her car collection includes Mercedes Maybach, Range Rover, and BMW. Currently, she lives in Bandra, Mumbai in a 3BHK flat.
Education / Family
Jacqueline Fernandez was born on 11 August 1985 to Elroy Fernandez and Kim. She belongs to Bahrain and was raised in a multi-ethnic family. Her father moved to Bahrain from Sri Lanka in the 1980s to escape civil unrest between the Sinhalese and Tamils. She has an elder sister and two elder brothers.
She received her primary education from Sacred Heart School and later went to the University of Sydney to study mass communication. To learn Spanish, French, and Arabic, she was enrolled in the Berlitz School of languages and attended the John School of Acting to receive acting lessons.
|Birth Place||Manama, Bahrain|
|Date Of Birth||11 August 1985|
|Height||In centimetres – 170 cm
In feet and inches – 5’7”
|Weight||In kilograms – 56 kg
In pounds – 124 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Profession||Actress, Restaurateur, and model|
|School||Sacred Heart School, Bahrain|
|College||University of Sydney, Australia|
|Home Town||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|Debut||Movie – Aladin (2009)|
|Fathers Name||Elroy Fernandez ( Businessman)|
|Brothers||2 (Elder) (Not Known)
|Sister||1 (Elder) (Not Known)
Career / Fashion And Style
Before entering the film industry, Jacqueline Fernandez did many modeling assignments and worked in a Sri Lankan TV show at the age of 14 years. In 2009, she made her debut in Bollywood with Sujoy Ghosh`s fantasy adventure film Aladin alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Ritesh Deshmukh.
She rose to prominence from her appearance in Mahesh Bhatt`s thriller mystery film Murder 2 alongside Emraan Hashmi. She was featured in a commercial super hit “Housefull 2” co-starring Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, and Asin.
Later, she was starred in the multi-starrer film Race 2 with Saif Ali Khan, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, and Ameesha Patel. Her career came to a turning point when was cast opposite Salman Khan in Kick which was an official remake of a Tamil film with the same name.
In 2015, she made her Hollywood debut with “Definition of fear” which is a British horror film where she portrayed the role of a psychology student. She became a judge of Jhalak Dikhla Ja Season 9. She has performed in many concert tours and award ceremonies.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband, and More
In 2008, Jacqueline has dated Bahraini prince Hassan bin Rashid Al Khalifa but they broke up in 2011. While working in Housefull 2, she was fallen in love with Sajid Khan and there were rumors about their wedding too but it ended in May 2013. She did not marry anyone yet.
|Boyfriends||Sheikh Hassan Bin Rashid Al Khalifa
Here we provide you with a list of Jacqueline Fernandez’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Leonardo DiCaprio, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favorite Actress||Angelina Jolie|
|Favorite Social Media App||Instagram, Snapchat|
|Favorite Sport||Not Known|
|Favorite Food||French Cuisine|
Some Interesting Facts About Jacqueline Fernandez’s
- Jacqueline Fernandez is a supporter of the organization PETA and after that, she turned into a vegetarian.
- She owns a restaurant called “Kaema Sutra” which is on an island in Sri Lanka.
- She runs an NGO in Sri Lanka which works for the upliftment of underprivileged people.
- In 2006, she won the title of Miss Sri Lanka.
- Dehli Sikh Gurudwara Committee (DSGC) protested against wearing kirpan in the song “Sau Tarah Ke” from the movie Dishoom and later Varun Dhawan and John Abraham clarified that this is an Arabian dagger, not the kirpan.
- She is an alcoholic.
- She is conscious of cleanliness.
- She also joined the Pratham movement for saving the elephants in Sri Lanka.
- Her hobbies are traveling, gymnastics, swimming, and dancing.
- She can speak international languages like Spanish, Arabic, and French.
- Her favorite restaurant is Pali Village Cafe in Mumbai and her favorite cuisine is French.
- She broke up with Sajid Khan after dating him for 3-years because of his over-possessive attitude.