Who Is Ileana D’Cruz?


Ileana D’Cruz is an Indian actress and model who primarily works in the Telugu and Bollywood film industry. She is one of the beautiful and talented actresses in the Bollywood industry. The actress also calls by ‘Illu’.

Ileana made her acting debut in Telugu cinema with the director Y.V.S Chowdary’s romantic drama film ‘Devadasu (2006)‘, along with popular Telugu actor Ram Pothineni. After that, in 2012, she made her Bollywood debut with director Anurag Basu’s comedy-drama film “Barfi!” along with Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra. Therefore, Illu established herself as a talented and successful actress in the Bollywood industry in a very short time. Now she is considered one of the successful actresses and highest ranking celebrities in the Bollywood industry.

Early Life


D’Cruz was born on 1 November 1987 in Mahim, Mumbai, India. His father Ronaldo D’Cruz was a Mechanical Draftsman and mother Samira D’Cruz worked in hotel management. She had a younger brother Rhys D’Cruz and 2 sisters Farrah D’Cruz (Elder), Eileen D’Cruz (Younger).

Illu completing her schooling St. Xavier’s Higher Secondary School and College, Mapusa, Goa and completed her pre-university degree. After that, she admitted to the University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India and completed her graduation. After completed her graduation she completely moved and focused her career.

Debut & Succes Story


Ileana was a very shy type of person and she never meant to be an actress. However, it’s her mother who makes her to do that possible. The hotel manager suggested her mother that, Illu should start modeling because she had a vibrant smile and cute face. After that, when she was 15, the manager of the hotel refers her to a beauty pageant director. Therefore, she started her modeling career in 2003.

After spending some years as a model, in 2006, Ileana made her acting debut in Telugu cinema with the director Y.V.S Chowdary’s romantic drama film ‘Devadasu (2006)’, opposite Telugu actor Ram Pothineni. This movie was a massive success at the box office and she won Filmfare Awards South – Best Female Debut award.

later, she acted many Telugu cinemas and established herself as a successful actress. After that, in 2012, she made her Bollywood debut with director Anurag Basu’s comedy-drama film “Barfi!” co-starring Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra. This film was a massive success at the box office grossed approximately ₹175 crore worldwide from the budget of ₹40 crore. Barfi! was the first breakthrough of Ileana’s career and she won Filmfare Awards – Best Female Debut award. 

After Barfi!(2012) film, D’Cruz acted in some movies, maximum are commercially successful at the box office. “Rustom (2016)” grossed approximately ₹219 crore worldwide from the budget of ₹50 crore and “Raid (2018)” grossed approximately ₹142.81 crore worldwide from the budget of ₹72 crore, those 2 films are the biggest grosser films in Ileana’s career.

Personal Life


In 2007, When Ileana acted Telugu film “Munna” along with South Indian superstar Prabhas. According to rumors Ileana and Prabhas dated each other for quite a long time. She also linked with Shahid Kapoor while filming the film “Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (2013)”.

However, She is now in a relationship with Andrew Kneebone, an Australian photographer. She is in a live-in relationship with Andrew Kneebone. Ileana’s social accounts captions indicate the couple has already married.

Social Accounts


Ileana D’Cruz All Details


Below are the complete details of Ileana D’Cruz’s (Age, Height, Body measurement, Shoe Size, Social Accounts, Family, Friends, Address, House, Affairs, Controversies, Favorite Things, Hobbies, Vehicle Collection, Car Collection, Movies, Bike Collection, Net Worth, Income, Side Business, Hit Flop, Upcoming Movies, Awards, Unknown facts and more details).



  
Personal Life
Childhood
NameIleana D'Cruz.
Real NameIleana D'Cruz.
Other Names/NicknamesIllu.
Born1 Nov 1987.
Age31 Years. (As In 2018)
Birth PlaceMahim, Mumbai, India.
NationalityIndian.
OccupationModel, Actress.
ReligionRoman Catholic.
Astrological signScorpio.
Physical Info/Stats
Height5 Feet 5 Inches.
1.65 Meters.
165 Centemeters.
Weight (Approx.)56 kg.
Figure Measurements (Approx.)Breast: 34 Inches.
Waist: 26 Inches.
Hips: 36 Inches.
Body ShapeHourglass.
Bra Size34B.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorDark Brown.
Shoe Size8 Inches (USA).
Trade MarkUnique voice and talking style.
Sexual OrientationStraight.
Education
SchoolSt. Xavier's Higher Secondary School and College, Mapusa, Goa.
CollegeUniversity of Mumbai, Mumbai.
OthersN/A.
Educational QualificationGraduate.
House & Address
HouseHouse 1: #299/1, Street AR Radi, Andhra Pradesh, India.

House 2: Ileana owns a flat in Mumbai, India.
Office AddressN/A.
Family & Friends
FatherRonaldo D’Cruz (Mechanical Draftsman).
MotherSamira D'Cruz (Hotel Management, Designer).
BrotherYounger: Rhys D’Cruz.
SisterElder: Farrah D’Cruz.
Younger: Eileen D’Cruz.
Other Celebrity RelativesN/A.
Best Friends N/A.
PetN/A.
Social Accounts
FacebookIleana D’Cruz Facebook
InstagramIleana D’Cruz Instagram
TwitterIleana D’Cruz Twitter
YouTubeN/A.
WebsitesN/A.
Deezer N/A.
Controversies
Controversial InterviewIleana's stated in an interview, "sex is a major relaxation to my body. It keeps me young and I don't mind to talk about in public".
Complaint Against IleanaIn 2012, a producer Mohan Natarajan register a complaint against her for not returning the advanced of ₹40 lakh she took from Mohan as an advance of singing a film.
Spouse & Children
MarriedMarried (Rumored).
SpouseAndrew Kneebone (Australian Photographer).
Spouse OccupationPhotographer.
ChildrensN/A.
Boyfriends & Affairs
Ex: Prabhas (Actor).
Andrew Kneebone (Australian Photographer).
Favorites & Hobbies
HobbiesSwimming, Photography, Reading, Travelling.
Favorite ColorWhite, Green, Black.
Favorite FoodMint, Italian food, Biryani, Chinese.
Favorite PerfumeN/A.
Favorite BookN/A.
Favorite ActorSaif Ali Khan, Hrithik Roshan.
Favorite ActressKajol, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Salma Hayek.
Favorite MovieBollywood: Barfi! (2012), Devdas (2002).
Hollywood: Notting Hill (1999).
Favorite DirectorAnurag Basu.
Favorite SongsN/A.
Favorite DesignersN/A.
Favorite MusicianN/A.
Favorite SportsSwimming.
Favorite Holiday DestinationMaldives, Australia, Fiji.

She likes islands and diving in the water.
Likes & DislikesLikes: Swimming, Photography, Reading, Travelling.
Dislikes: N/A.
Net Worth & Income
Salary (Approx.)Per Ad: ₹10 - 30 Lakhs (INR).
Per Film: ₹2 - 3 Crores (INR).
Net Worth (Approx.)$10 Million (US).
₹70 Crore (INR).
Vehicle Collection
Bike CollectionN/A.
Car CollectionAudi Q7.


Audi S5 Sportback.
OtherN/A.
Career
Filmography/Total MoviesClick Here To Know.
DebutTelugu: Devadasu (2006).


Bollywood: Barfi! (2012).
Breakthrough MoviesTelugu: Devadasu (2006).
Bollywood: Barfi! (2012).
Hit/Flop & Box OfficeClick Here To Know.
Awards
Awards WinsClick Here To Know.
Total NominationsClick Here To Know.
Other Business/Side Business
Production HouseN/A.
Own Fashion Brand.N/A.
OtherN/A.
Upcoming Movies
StarringIleana D'Cruz Upcoming Movies


Ileana D’Cruz Unknown Interesting Facts


11Addicted to mint

Mint is so much favorable to her and she always carries mint with her.

10Never Wanted To Be An Actress

Ileana was a very shy type of person and she never meant to be an actress. However, it’s her mother who makes her do that possible.

9Modeling

The hotel manager suggested her mother that, Illu should start modeling because she had a vibrant smile and cute face. After that, when she was 15, the manager of the hotel refers her to a beauty pageant director. Therefore, she started her modeling career in 2003.

8Language Problem

The actress didn’t speak fluent Hindi. Before her debut in Bollywood, she worked hard and learned to speak Hindi.

7Acting Debut

Ileana made her acting debut in Telugu cinema with the director Y.V.S Chowdary’s romantic drama film “Devadasu (2006)”, opposite Telugu actor Ram Pothineni.

6Highest Paid Actress

Ileana becomes a first South Indian actress to get ₹1 crore remuneration for South Indian films.

5Bollywood Breakthrough

In 2012, she made her Bollywood debut with director Anurag Basu’s comedy-drama film “Barfi!” co-starring Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra. Barfi! was the first breakthrough of Ileana’s career and she won awards like Filmfare Awards – Best Female Debut, Times of India Film Awards – Best Supporting Actress, Times of India Film Awards – Best Female Debut, and some more for that film.

4Controversial Interview

Ileana’s stated in an interview, “sex is a major relaxation to my body. It keeps me young and I don’t mind to talk about in public”.

3Complaint Against Ileana

In 2012, a producer Mohan Natarajan register a complaint against her for not returning the advanced of ₹40 lakh she took from Mohan as an advance of singing a film.

2Rumored affair

In 2007, Ileana gossiped to be in a relationship with Telugu film “Munna” co-star Prabhas. According to rumors Ileana and Prabhas dated each other for quite a long time. Secondly, she also linked with Shahid Kapoor while filming the film “Phata Poster Nikhla Hero (2013)”.

1Rumored Husband

She is in a live-in relationship with Andrew Kneebone, an Australian photographer. Ileana’s social account captions indicate the couple has already married.


All information was collected from a various news site, TV shows and celebrities social profiles. We will update the unknown facts list day after day. So if you like this article or you are a fan of Ileana D’Cruz then share this article. If you think I missed anything then please comment on below comment section.


 

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