Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress and model who predominantly works in Hindi films. Jacqueline won the title of Miss Universe Sri Lanka in 2006. She is the owner of a restaurant called Kaema Sutra and an island in Sri Lanka. Due to her popularity and income, she appeared in the Celebrity 100 list in Forbes India in 2013
Jacqueline Fernandez Bio/Wiki
|Real Name/Full Name||Jacqueline Fernandez|
|Profession||Model, Actress, Restaurateur|
|Debut Movie||Aladin (2009)|
|Jacqueline Fernandez Height||In Centimeter- 170 cm|
In Meter- 1.70m
In Feet- 5’7” Feet
|Weight||In Kilogram- 56 kg|
In Pound- 123 lbs
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Date Of Birth||11 August 1985|
|Jacqueline Fernandez Age (2022)||37 Years|
|Home town||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|School||Sacred Heart School, Bahrain|
|College/University||University Of Sydney, Sydney, Australia|
|Hobbies||Travelling, Swimming, Dancing,|
|Affairs/Girlfriend||Sheikh Hassan Bin Rashid Al Khalifa (Bahraini Prince)|
Sajid Khan (Director)
|Parents||Father- Elroy Fernandez|
Mother- Kim Fernandez
|Sibling||Brother- 2 Elder|
Sister- 1 Elder
|Net worth (2021)||10 Million USD|
|Charges Per Movie||3 to 4 Crore INR|
Jacqueline Fernandez’s Family
Jacqueline Fernandez was born on 11 August 1985 in the city of Manama, Bahrain. His hometown is in Colombo, Sri Lanka. His friends and family members call him Jackie.
Jacqueline’s father is a Sri Lankan Elroy Fernandez, who was a musician in Sri Lanka and her mother Kim Fernandez is a Malaysian native. In the 1980s, his father moved to Bahrain to escape civil unrest between Sri Lankans and Tamils, and where he later met his mother, who used to be an air hostess.
Early Life and Education
She did her schooling at Sacred Heart School, Bahrain and received a bachelor’s degree in Mass Media from the University of Sydney, Australia.
In the year 2006, she won the title of Miss Sri Lanka. She also appeared in a music video “Oh Saathi” in the same year. Thereafter, she moved to India and joined the entertainment industry. Jacqueline took acting training from John School of Acting. She did several modeling assignments in both India and Sri Lanka.
When she was in India for her modeling assignment in 2009, she tried her hand at Bollywood and auditioned for the film Aladdin.
Jacqueline Fernandez’s Career
In the year 2009, Jacqueline started her film journey in the Bollywood industry with Aladdin.
After Aladdin, she got several film offers out of which she played lead roles in some of the hit films like Murder 2 (2011), Bobby Kapoor in Housefull 2 (2010), Dr. Shaina Mehra in Kick (2014). She also starred in a British film Definition of Fear (2015).
Awards and Honors
- Awarded at IIFA Awards for Debut of the Year – Female in 2010 (Aladdin Film)
- Awarded Stardust Award for Best Actress (Thriller/Action) in 2012 (Aladdin Film)
- IIFA Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Housefull 2) in 2013
- Stardust Award for Best Actress (Popular Choice) in 2015 (Kick)
Some Facts About Jacqueline Fernandez
- Jacqueline is quite a foodie and yet she believes in maintaining a healthy diet, and that is a secret to her amazing figure. Also, she loves to cook!
- Jacqueline has a strong command of several foreign languages. She has also attended the Berlitz School of languages where she learned to speak Spanish, and improved her French and Arabic.
- Jacqueline has launched her own restaurant named Kaema Sutra in Sri Lanka in partnership with Japanese chef Darshan.
- In the future, Jacqueline wants to make documentaries about organic foods and fitness. She even has an ardent interest in music, and wants to do something for animals.
- It was reported that Salman Khan gifted Jacqueline a 3BHK apartment in Bandra as a token of appreciation.
- This beauty pageant loves horse riding a lot. Whenever she gets free time from her busy schedule, she enjoys horse riding.
- Jacqueline’s first boyfriend was Bin Rashid Al Khalifa, prince of Bahrain. After Jacqueline dumped him, he even released an album ‘Jackie’.
- ED attaches assets worth 7.27 crores of Jacqueline Fernandez in extortion case involving conman Sukesh Chandrasekhar
Jacqueline Fernandez FAQ
Which country is Jacqueline from?
Jacqueline Fernandez was born in the city of Manama, Bahrain. His hometown is in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
What is the name of Jacqueline Fernandez’s father?
Jacqueline Fernandez’s father’s name is Elroy Fernandez.
What is the name of Jacqueline Fernandez’s mother?
Jacqueline Fernandez’s mother’s name is Kim Fernandes.
Which was the first film of Jacqueline Fernandez?
Jacqueline Fernandez’s first film was Aladdin, which came in the year 2009, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Riteish Deshmukh. This film was a flop.