Jacqueline Fernandez is a Srilanka born Indian actress and model who is primarily working in the Indian film industry. The actress is one of the richest and highest paid actresses in Bollywood industry now. She was born on 11 August 1985, in Manama, Bahrain. The actress also nicknamed Radio Bahrain, Hyena, and Jacky. She is the winner of 2006’s Miss Universe Sri Lanka.
She is the youngest daughter of father Elroy Fernandez and mother Kim Fernandez. The actress has three elder siblings, 1 sister, and 2 brothers. Her father was a Srilankan musician and mother was an air hostess.
Since the young age, Jacqueline wants to be a Hollywood actress. She hosted television shows in Bahrain at the age of fourteen. After receiving her early education in Bahrain, she pursued a degree in mass communication from the University of Sydney in Australia. After graduating she worked as a television reporter in Sri Lanka. She also attended the Berlitz school of languages, where she learned Spanish and improved her French and Arabic. Although she was a television reporter, she accepted offers in the modeling industry, which came as a result of her pageant success.