Jacqueline Fernandez is one of the top actresses in Bollywood today due to her brilliant acting & accent. She is a Bahraini-Sri Lankan Actress & Former Model. She graduated in Mass Communications from Australia & after returning to Sri Lanka she became a political reporter She has won the Miss Universe Sri Lanka Pageant in March 2006. In 2007, she appeared in Sri Lanka’s commercial music video for the first time. She used to anchor Lanka Business Report & used to write for Daily Mirror. Then she came to Mumbai on a modeling contract & there she got a role in Bollywood movie ‘Alladin’ (2009) directed by
Sujoy Ghosh which gained huge success & she won an International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Award for Best Female Debut & StarDust “Exciting New Face” Award Then she got the movie ‘Jaane Kahan Se Ayi Hai’ in which she played an Alien, who comes down to earth in search of love. She has also shown her acting talent in movies in famous sequels such as ‘
Murder 2’, ‘
Race 2’ & ‘
Housefull 2’, performed very well at the box office.
She acted opposite
Salman Khan in the super hit movie ‘
Kick’ (2014) which was a remake of the Telugu movie ‘Kick’. She has won the ‘Big Star Most Entertaining Dancer’ for ‘Jumme Ki Raat’ song in Kick. In 2015, she came up with three movies, ‘
Brothers’, ‘Bangistaan’ & ‘
Roy’ In both Brothers & Bangistan, she played supporting roles. In Roy, she was the main lead opposite
Ranbir Kapoor &
Arjun Rampal & she proved her acting talent in this film by portraying dual characters Apart from her acting skills, she is also praised & admired for her style quotient. She has won the Asianet Film Award for the “Most Stylish Bollywood Actress” in 2013 & Stardust “Style Diva" Award in 2014 She has proved her versatility by acting in movies of different genres. She is currently busy with the shooting of 3 different movie genres such as Housefull 3(rom-com), Dishoom (action-adventure) & A Flying Jatt (action-romance).