Erica Fernandes is an Indian actress who has worked in Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, and Telugu films. Amongst her best-known works include Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi, where she plays Dr. Sonakshi Sona Bose, the female lead. Before she switched to acting, she took part in 2011 Miss. India 2011 contest. She finished in Top 10. And that is not all, the actress has her own YouTube channel where she shares videos on makeup and skincare.
Erica was born and raised in Kurla Mumbai and she is from the Konkani Mangalorean Catholic Community. She completed her schooling at Holy Cross High School, Kurla where she completed her pre-degree course from SIES College, Sion. She later took her Bachelor’s degree from St. Andrew’s College, Bandra. However, Erica could not continue her college because she started pursuing modeling at the same time.
In 2010, Erica won the Pantaloons Femina Miss. Maharashtra contest amongst other sub-titles.
She made her debut with the Kannada movie Ninnindale in 2014, followed by a Hindi film, Babloo Happy Hai. She went on to do more movies which won her decent reviews from critics.
|Birthday||7th May 1993|
|Birth Place||Mangalore, Karnataka, India|
|Occupation||Actress and Model|
|Sun Sign (Horoscope)||Taurus|
|Hobbies||Designing clothes, Reading, and painting|
|School||Holy Cross High School, Kurla, Mumbai, India|
|College||SIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce, Sion, Mumbai
St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai (recently dropped)
|Father||Ralph Fernandes (former model and interior designer, works as a Chief Manager of Erica Fernandes)|
|Mother||Lavina Fernandes (worked with Airindia & Bank of America)|
|Siblings/Brothers||Jermaine Fernandes (Elder brother-works at Ernst & Young in Mumbai)|
Height Weight & Body Measurements:
|Height||1.68 m, 5 ft 6 inches|
|Waist Size||25 inches|
|Hips size||32 inches|
|Shoe Size||8 US|
|Dress Size||4 US|
|Figure Measurements||32-25-32 inches|
Boyfriend and Past Relationships:
For those unaware, Erica stays pretty tight-lipped especially when it comes to her private life. It is not something that she is comfortable to discuss openly. But if reports are to be believed, the actress is dating co-star Shaheer Sheikh from Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi.
|Color||White, Red and Black|
|Food||Pizza, Aloo ka paratha, Mee Kari, Laksa and Pav bhaji|
|Actor||Robert Downey Jr|
|Actress||Kangana Ranaut, Priyanka Chopra, Ileana D’Cruz, and Deepika Padukone|
First Debut: Babloo Happy Hai (Hindi) 2013, Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi 2016
Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010, Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011, Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011, and Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012
Net Worth: 150,000 USD
Erica Fernandes is many things: a pageant winner, actress, and vlogger. But she is perhaps even more popular for her no make-up show. Fernandes often graces barefaced pictures on social media, or on camera. And all of her pictures have one thing in common and they feature her stunning face. We are stunned by her natural beauty. Keep scrolling to see all the times she stepped out bare-faced looking gorgeous.
Erica Fernandez is known for her svelte figure and amazing skin, which are a resultant of rigorous fitness regime and diet plan. The actress’s stunning figure is the outcome of a healthy lifestyle and proper diet. Before entering the limelight, she was not so enthusiastic about fitness but became conscious after joining modeling and movies. Her weight loss plan is to maintain a balanced lifestyle.
- Erica’s focuses not to push herself or exert too much.
- Take fresh, healthy, and nutritious diet.
- Relies on stretching exercises and cardio.
- Drink sufficient amount of water for hydration.
The actress manages to maintain her lean figure with her healthy diet plans. She divides her meals into a fine balance of protein and carbs. She takes veggies, fruits, oatmeal, dry fruits, soup, and nuts. Erica keeps her dinner light and drinks a lot of water.
From the year 2016–2017 TV show is ‘Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi’ in the role Dr Sonakshi Bose. For this show, she won Awarded the ‘Best Actress’ in the year 2016.
|Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi(2016–2017)||Sony TV|
|Kasautii Zindagii Kay(2018–present)||Star Plus|
Social Media Profiles:
- Erica was keen on becoming an actress and model since her school days.
- She won the title of Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010, Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011, and Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011.
- Erica has worked in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi movies.
- She has taken dance training in 2002 from Shiamak Dance Academy.
- Fond of dogs.
- Erica’s hobbies include cooking, painting, playing keyboard, and designing clothes.
- She is an excellent painter and spends most of her past time painting.
- Erica has her own YouTube channel where she uploads videos related to skincare and makeup.
- Won Best Actress at Asian Viewer’s television awards, Best Onscreen Jodi at India News Awards for the movie Kuch Rang Pyaar Ke Aise Bhi.
- Born and raised in Kurla Mumbai.
- She belongs to the Konkani Mangalorean Catholic community.
- She won Kalakar Awards in 2019 for ‘Kasautii Zindagii Kay’ show for Most Popular Actress.