Ileana D’Cruz is a well recognized Indian actress who primarily works in Telugu and Hindi cinemas. Born on 1 November 1986, Ileana made her Bollywood debut from the very successful movie, “Barfi” in 2012 and has been contributing the Hindi film industry giving numerous box-office successes since then.
Ileana has established herself in the industry as one of the leading actor in a short period of time. She has managed to perform along with many actors in the industry like Akshay Kumar, Ranbir Kapoor and so on.
Ileana D’Cruz early life, family and relationship.
Ileana was born in Pune to a Goan Catholic family along with 3 other siblings. She belongs to a Konkani family and follows Christianity as her religion. She completed her schooling in Goa and later graduated from Bombay University. In the early days of her career, She had her two portfolio released from where she got chance to appear in TV commercials of brands like Electrrolux, Emami Talc and Fair and Lovely.
As per the sources, she is currently dating an Australian photographer, Andrew Kneebone.
Ileana D’Cruz career
Ileana made her first acting debut from the Telugu movie, “Devadasu” in 2006 which received high positive reviews in the industry winning her a Filmfare Award for Best Femal Debuant-South. Her next movie, “Pokri” also became the highest grossing movie of the year while “Kedi” was her Tamil debut made in 2006.
Some of her other successful movies like ”Raakhi”, “Aata”, “Jalsa”, “Kick” which became immensely successful at the box-office and helped her have strong foot in the film business. She has won awards and nominations including Santosham Film Awards that has made her one of the highest paid South Indian actress.
In 2012, she made a Bollywood debut playing a supporting role in the box-office success, “Barfi” which won her a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. She appeared in other Bollywood movies like “Phata Poster Nikhla Hero”, “Main Tera Hero”, “Rustom” and others where she received high critical acclaims for her performances in the movies. She is all set for other releases, “Baadshaho” and “Mubarakan” this year.
Ileana D’Cruz Net Worth
Ileana is considered to be mega star of Tamil film industry who is one of the highest paid actresses. She has an estimated net worth of approx $14 Million which she made from movies and brand endorsements. Besides, she has also made personal investments in clothing line, “Ileana D’Cruz Seduction” and a Vodka Brand as well. She owns an Audi A3 and various properties in India and is living a lavish life.