Jacqueline Fernandez

Jacqueline Fernandez is a Sri Lankan actress and model, currently working in Bollywood films. She is a former beauty queen who won the Miss Sri Lanka Universe in 2006. She has received an International Indian Film Academy Award and Stardust Award for Best Female Debut in 2010, for her role in the Indian film Aladin. Born in Colombo, Western Province Fernandez comes from a Sinhalese family in Sri Lanka. Her parents are both Sinhalese, her father from Negombo, who has now migrated to Malaysia, and her mother from Kandy. In March 2006, Fernandez was crowned the Miss Sri Lanka for Miss Universe 2006. She also competed in Miss Universe 2006, but was not a finalist. After competing at Miss Universe, she worked as an anchor on Lanka Business Report and wrote a weekly column for The Daily Mirror while modeling in India. Fernandez also has a non-profit organization in Sri Lanka focusing on empowering the underprivileged. Fernandez made her acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood fantasy movie Aladin Courtesy : Wikipedia