Jacqueline Fernandez is an Indian film actress and a former model who has established herself as a promising actress in Indian Cinema. She made her acting debut in Bollywood with Sujoy Ghosh's Aladin, for which she had won an International Indian Film Academy Award for Best Female Debut. She was seen in Housefull 3 opposite Akshay Kumar, in Dishoom alongwith Varun Dhawan and in Flying Jatt opposite Tiger Shroff. She has judged Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 9 on Colors.
Jacqueline was born on August 11, 1985 in Bahrain. She was brought up in Sri Lanka and studied at The Sacred Heart School. She has three siblings, two brothers and a sister. She started to host TV shows at the age of 14. She has completed her graduation in Mass Communications from Australia and after returning back to Sri Lanka, became a political reporter. From the age of 8 years she had aspired to become an actress. She continued with modelling along with her career and in 2006 she was crowned the Miss Sri Lanka Universe. Later, in 2007 she appeared for the very first time in a commercial music video of Sri Lanka.
Name : Jacqueline Fernandez
Nick Name : Jacky
Birthday : August 11, 1985
Birth Place : Colombo, Sri Lanka
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 51 Kg
Zodiac Sign : Gemini
Eye Colour : Brown
Hair Colour : Brown
Father's Name: Elroy
Mother's Name : Kim
Nationality : Sri Lankan
Education : Murrey University, Melbourne, Australia
Relatives : Frederica Jansz (Cousin)
Hobbies : Drama, Ballet and Dancing
Religion : Sinhalese
Jacqueline Fernandez will soon be seen in Remo D'Souza's upcoming flick opposite Salman Khan. It is an emotional film about a father-daughter relationship. Salman Khan will play a father to a 13-year-old girl. Jacqueline will play the role of a dance teacher.
In Jhalak Dikhla Jaa 9
Jacqueline Fernandez was seen as one of the judges in Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Season 9 hosted by Manish Paul. She was seen along with Karan Johar, Farah Khan and Ganesh Hegde.
Jacqueline Fernandez is very much single and is not dating anyone. She is busy with her career.
Jacqueline Fernandez was the anchor of Lanka Business Report and also used to write for The Daily Mirror. She used to do modelling in India and made her debut with the film Aladin opposite Riteish Deskhmukh.
Later, she appeared in famous sequels like Murder 2, Housefull 2 and Race 2. In 2014, Fernandez portrayed the leading lady in Sajid Nadiadwala's Kick followed by 'Roy' where she played dual roles alongside Arjun Rampal and Ranbir Kapoor.
Jacqueline will soon be seen in upcoming movie A Gentleman opposite Sidharth Malhotra. The action comedy is about Gaurav (Sidharth) and Kavya (Jacqueline). She will also be seen in Judwaa 2 which also stars Varun Dhawan and Taapsee Pannu. She is playing Varun Dhawan's love interest.