She is the winner of ‘Miss Universe Sri Lanka’ pageant held in 2006. The film ‘Murder 2’ was her first commercial success. Jacqueline Fernandez then had a glam role in the comedy flick ‘Housefull 2’ and the action thriller ‘Race 2’, both of which earned over 1 billion worldwide.
She will be starring opp. Sidharth Malhotra in an action film ‘Reloaded’ scheduled for release on August 25th this year. She is fondly called Jacky. Can you guess who she is from the cue? Yeah, the glam doll and Bollywood-acting-sensation from Sri Lanka, Jacqueline Fernandez. Check out her age, height, parents, family, movies, birthday, boyfriend, networth, wiki, biography and more
|Real name||Jacqueline Fernandez|
|Birthday Date||11th August 1985|
|Birth Place||Manama, Bahrain, Middle East|
|Hometown||Colombo, Sri Lanka|
|Occupation||Actress, Model, Restaurateur|
|Sun Sign (Horoscope)||Leo|
|Hobbies||Gymnastics, Travelling, dancing, and swimming|
|School||Sacred Heart School, Bahrain|
|College||University of Sydney, Sydney|
|Education Qualifications||Graduate in Mass Communication|
Jacqueline Fernandez’s is a multi-ethnic family. Read on:
|Father||Elroy Fernandez (He is a businessman)|
Did you know, Jacqueline’s mother was an air-hostess?
Height Weight and Body Measurements:
‘Bodylicious’ is how Jacqueline looks and her measurements are ample proof. Some hard work it takes to get that.
|Height||5 feet 7 inches, 1.7 m|
|Waist Size||27 inches|
|Hips size||35 inches|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Shoe Size||8 US|
|Dress Size||4 US|
|Figure Measurements||34-27-35 inches|
Boyfriend and Affairs:
|Boyfriends||See below boyfriends list|
One male actor who Jacqueline was associated with is Arjun Kapoor. They both were spotted many times together. Jacky is not the one to get disturbed by the link-ups. She went ahead and clarified to Dnaindia.com saying that Arjun and she are just good friends. Btw, Jacqueline had a fallout with Salman Khan too.
Does Shaikh Hassan Bin Rashid Al Khalifa ring a bell? Okay, he is a member of Bahraini royal family and the ‘one’ who was in a relationship with Jackie for many years. With the passage of time, the relationship between both of them changed into a ‘long distance’ one. In 2012, both Jackie and Shaikh Hassan decided to call it quits. Jacqueline Fernandez was also in a relationship with the film-maker Sajid Khan.
The two started dating each other in 2011 when they were shooting for the movie Housefull 2 in London. Hey, do you know both Sajid and Jacqueline went together for the marriage party of actors Ritesh Deskmukh and Genelia D’Souza? With time, Sajid became too over-possessive about his GF Jacqueline Fernandez to the extent that he began to tell her which movies she should do, and which she shouldn’t. Such was Sajid’s interruption in Jackie’s acting roles that it had begun to hinder her career. So, in May 2013, both Sajid and J. Fernandez decided to call it quits. And after that?
There is no update. Will keep you posted on her new love interest as and when they happen.
Favorite Things And Hobbies:
|Sports||Kabbadi and Cricket|
|Actors||SRK, Leonardo DiCaprio|
|Films||Gone with the Wind, The Bridges Of Madison|
|Net Worth||$9 million|
|Salary per Film||2-3 crores|
Okay, you should know a word or two about Jacqueline’s acting abilities and brand endorsements.
First Debut: Film Aladin (2009) against Ritesh Deshmukh, and on TV in Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa
Did you know that Jacqueline has been announced as the brand ambassador of Goa Pirates for the Super Fight League (SFL) which is a mixed martial arts (MMA) league? Wow!
Apart from ‘Titan’, Lee Jeans, HTC One Phone (2013), the brand ‘Body Shop’, Jacqueline is also the ambassador of Queo, the British luxury bathware brand.
Jacqueline Fernandez got nominated as a Best Supporting Actress at IIFA in the year 2014. She was the leading lady in the film ‘Kick’ which features in the highest –grossing Indian films of all time. TV viewers will be extremely delighted to know that Jacqueline was one of the judges in the 9th season of the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jha (2016-17).
Social Media Profiles:
Latest and Upcoming Movies List:
|According to Mathew||Daphne Reynolds||English||2017|
Facts about Jacqueline Fernandez:
- Was she born in an actor’s family? No. Jacqueline worked as a television reporter (because she is a degree-holder in Mass Communication from the University of Sydney, Australia).
- Jacqueline has attended the Berlitz School of languages. Whatever for? She learned to speak Spanish and improved her hold on French and Arabic. When will she learn Punjabi or South Indian (now that she is acting on the Indian soil)? Dunno.
- Of Jacqueline F. and her love for horses. Yeah, she has been taking horse riding lessons at the Amateur Riders’ Club in Mumbai.
- After she had won the Miss Sri Lanka Universe title, Jacqueline featured in a music video composed by Sri Lankan duo Bathiya and Santhush. Any guesses about the name of the song? “O Sathi” which was released in 2007.
- Most celebs have a keen interest of opening an outlet of their own – whether it is in cuisine, jewellery or outfits. Jacqueline Fernandez is not far from this love for entrepreneurship. She has her own restaurant named Kaema Sutra in Sri Lanka (which specializes in Sri Lankan cuisine). The eatery was opened in partnership with Japanese chef Dharshan Munidasa. What’s so great about the restaurant? Well, it serves dishes mentioned in her grandma’s recipe book.
- Jacqueline has hosted the IIFA Awards in the year 2013.
- Such is her love for animals that Jacqueline Fernandez actively supports the causes of PETA in preventing cruelty to horses. Did you know that Jackie is connected with ‘Pratham’ for saving the Sri Lankan elephants?
- Any guesses who Jacky wants to work with? Ranbir Kapoor and Vishal Bhardwaj. She has fulfilled half of her dream by starring opp. Ranbir in movie “Roy”.
- Sallu aka Salman Khan had gifted Jacqueline Fernandez a 3-BHK apartment in Bandra, Mumbai. Wow! What a gift considering it is in Mumbai.
- Did you know, Jacky kissed Salman Khan during the launch of their film ‘Kick’? Maybe, it kick started her B-wood career.
- Her future plans are different from films. Jacqueline wants to do documentaries over organic foods and fitness. Kudos to this thought!
- Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress who works in Indian films.
- The actress does not smoke and drinks alcohol.
- None other than actor John Abraham keeps giving Jacqueline Fernandez tips and ideas on health and fitness. This is called real friendship, don’t you think?
- Okay, modeling and acting are part of her profession. But Jacky in her free time loves to cook. For her, cooking is a good therapy to unwind.
So how “KICKed” are you with Jacqueline Fernandez? Write in your comments, and views on her looks, well-toned body, acting flair and hidden facts.