Date of Birth: June 2, 1985
Place of Birth: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Nationality: Sri Lankan
Origin: Sinhalese and Malaysian
Occupation: Model, actress
Height: 5 feet 7 in; 1.70 m
Measurements: 34-24-34 (US)
Famous as/for: Fernandez became famous after she was crowned Miss Sri Lanka 2006 which marked the beginning of her modeling and later acting career. Today she is a famous Bollywood actress with an international fame.
One of the things that shaped my character and personality is the fact that I’ve traveled a lot and lived in many different places. That kind of experiences enriches you significantly.
(About her tattoo on the nape of her neck) I got this tattoo a while back; it symbolizes something that helps turn away or avoid harm and negativity.
The most important thing in life is newer to loose yourself in any way.
Jacqueline Fernandez was crowned Miss Sri Lanka Universe in 2006.
In 2010 Fernandez won an International Indian Film Academy Award and Stardust Award for Best Female Debut (for her role in the Indian film Aladin).
Exciting New Face in Stardust Awards 2010
Jacqueline was born in Colombo, Sri Lanka to a Sinhalese father and a Malaysian mother.
When she was three years old she moved with her family to Bahrain where she finished her primary and secondary education.
Fernandez got her bachelor degree in mass media studies from the Murray University in Melbourne, Australia.
Jacqueline is fluent in Hindi, Sinhala and English.
She worked as an anchor on Lanka Business Report and wrote a weekly column for The Daily Mirror.
Jacqueline made her acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood fantasy movie Aladin (she played the character of Jasmine)
Fernandez in one sentence – Jacqueline is a beautiful women, successful Sri Lankan model and a very interesting individual.
Always remember that true beauty comes from within.