Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress and currently working in the Bollywood films. She was the winner of the Miss Sri Lanka Universe pageant in 2006. She was also the judge of the famous Indian dance reality show, JhalakDikhhlaJaa during the 2016-2107 season. Keep reading this article to know more about the Jacqueline Fernandez.
Jacqueline Fernandez was born on 11 August 1985 in Manama, Bahrain. Her father was a musician while her mother was an air hostess. She also has two brothers and one sister. She completed her primary education in Bahrain. For pursuing higher education, she went to the University of Sydney in Australia. She is a fluent speaker of Spanish, French and Arabic languages. In the childhood, he wanted to become a Hollywood actress.
Jacqueline Fernandez Wiki Biography
Excited to know about the personal life of Jacqueline Fernandez? Well, this Bollywood actress started dating Hassan bin Rashid Al Khalifa in 2008. But this duo got separated in 2003.
Career and awards:
In 2009, Jacqueline Fernandez moved to India for her modeling work. She made her debut in the Bollywood through the film, “Alain” in 2009. This film was not that commercially successful at the box office but she was honored with IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year Female for her first film. In 2010, she got a role in a movie, Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai. Her role of Priya in the film, Murder 2 Is the turning point of her life.
Due to her incredible performance in the Murder 2, she got an opportunity to act in the comedy film, “Housefull 2”. Housefull 2 was one of the top-grossing films of the Bollywood and this film generated over $28 million. For Housefull 2, Fernandez was nominated for 14th IIFA Award as the Best Supporting Actress.
Later, in 2013, she was starred in the action movie, Race 2 along with John Abraham, Deepika Padukone and Saif Ali Khan. The film was the hit movie and made over $15 million.
Her some hit films are Judwaa2, Race 3, Baaghi 2 and RamaiyaVastavaiya.
Jacqueline Fernandez will appear in the movie, Drive as a Tara in 2018.
In 2010, she received the Best Breakthrough Performance-Female award. She won the Most Stylish Bollywood Actress Award in 2013. During the Femina Beauty Awards of 2017, she received a Best Natural Beauty Award. Rediff.com placed her on the list of Bollywood’s Best Dressed actresses.
Jacqueline Fernandez Net worth:
It is a time to talk about the net worth of Jacqueline Fernandez. The net worth of the Jacqueline Fernandez is around $9.5 million. She makes most of her fortune from her profession and her modeling career. She is the brand ambassador of the HTC One. She also has done the advertisement for Forevermark Diamonds and Gillette.
Apart form working in the entertainment industry, she also actively participates in the charity work.
She is the promoter of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Jacqueline Fernandez supports the Pratham NGO which is the organization that gives a primary education to the poor children. She is the owner of the clothing brand, “Just F” and also has a own a restaurant in Colombo.