Jacqueline Fernandez
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Jacqueline Fernandez

Actor
Jacqueline Fernandez
Jacqueline Fernandez Biography
Education Degree in Mass Communication
Birth Place Manama, Bahrain
Height (in Cms) 170 cms
Height (in Feet Inches) 5 feet 6 inches
Date Of Birth Aug 11, 1985
Age 33 years
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Jacqueline Fernandez, a Sri Lankan beauty is a prominent actress of Hindi cinema. A graduate in mass communication, she got a break with Sujoy Ghosh’s fantasy movie Aladin (2009). She rose to stardom with Mahesh Bhatt’s commercial hit thriller Murder 2. Later, she went on to feature in various well-to-do films like Housefull 2, Race 2, Kick, Roy and Brothers. Voted for categories like ‘World’s sexiest Asian Women' and ‘Forbes Celebrity 100’, she has been the cover model for many editions of magazines. Apart from this, she also endorses numerous brands.

Jacqueline Fernandez Career

Jacqueline Fernandez Modelling Career

Born in a multi-ethnic family, Jacqueline worked as a television reporter in Sri Lanka after completing her graduation. Jacqueline always dreamt of becoming a Hollywood movie star so she attended acting workshops at John School of Acting. Jacqueline started modelling and was crowned as the Miss Universe Sri Lanka in 2006 and represented Sri Lanka at the world Miss Universe 2006 pageant.

Jacqueline Fernandez Acting Career

Jacqueline Fernandez made her Bollywood debut in 2009 with Sujoy Ghosh's fantasy movie Aladin opposite Riteish Deshmukh. Though the movie was a box office failure, Jacqueline won the IIFA Award for Debut of the Year - Female. Jacqueline's next Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai also failed to impress the audience. It was Emraan Hashmi's Murder 2 which garnered her success and much-needed fame in the industry. She later appeared in hit movies like Housefull 2 and Race 2 opposite John Abraham, Kick opposite Salman Khan, and Judwaa 2 opposite Varun Dhawan.

Jacqueline also had to face few box office failures: Roy, Dishoom, A Flying Jatt, and A Gentleman. However, Jacqueline received critical praises for her role as Jenny Fernandes in sports drama film Brothers which also starred Akshay Kumar and Siddharth Malhotra in lead roles. Her performance was said to be the best to date making her one of the sought after actresses in Bollywood industry. Jacqueline has also appeared in English films like Definition of Fear and According to Mathew.

Apart from appearing in main lead roles, Jacqueline also did the cameo appearance in songs for movies like Housefull, Ramaiya Vastavaiya, and Baaghi 2. The beautiful actress also featured in Eastern Eye's 'World's Sexiest Asian Women' and Forbes list of 100 Celebrities. Jacqueline's next is Remo D'Souza's Race 3 starring Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Bobby Deol, Daisy Shah and Saqib Saleem. Jacqueline is currently busy in filming for the Hindi movie Drive alongside Sushant Singh Rajput.

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