Ileana D’Cruz Biography, Facts & Life Story

Ileana D’Cruz Indian Actress, Model

Quick Facts

Known ForActress

Nickname:Illu

Full Name:Ileana D’Cruz

Profession:Actress, Model

Nationality:Indian

Age (as of 2019):32 years old

Date of Birth:1 November 1987

Birthplace:Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Zodiac Sign: Scorpio

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height: 5 feet 5 inches ( 1.65 m)

Weight:55 Kg (121 lbs)

Body Measurements:34-24-34 inches

Bra Size/Breast:34B

Waist:24 inches

Hips:34 inches

Bodytype:Hourglass

Hair Color:Black

Eye Color:Dark Brown


Ileana D’Cruz is a famous Indian movie actress who primarily appears in Hindi and Telugu movies. This beautiful actress has a supernatural screen presence in her movies. She has appeared in a number of commercially and critically acclaimed Telugu movies prior entering into Bollywood with the topnotch movie Barfi.

Ileana D’Cruz is frequently stated as Goan Beauty. She was born in Mumbai, India on 1st November, 1986. She has two siblings, she is the mid child. Ileana belongs to a Catholic Roman family. She completed her schooling in St Xaviers Higher Secondary school in Goa. As a youngster, her hobbies are dancing, photography and swimming. She settled in Mumbai while chasing her higher education. She starred into the world of modeling all through her graduation. Her slim and sexy figure got her numerous fruitful modeling projects together with TV commercial campaigns.

In 2006, Ileana D’Cruz entered into film industry with a Telugu movie titled Devadasu. The movie was a super commercial success and she bestowed her with best female debut award of the year. Her next movie was Pokiri. Even though she performed in Kannada and Tamil too, she is primarily recognized for her work in Telugu movies. After her fruitful spell in Telugu movies, Ileana was offered a supporting role in the movie Barfi. She was featured along with Priyanka Chopra and Ranbir Kapoor. The movie was a major critical and commercial hit with the other two renowned actors winning Awards for their remarkable performances.

Ileana D’Cruz got a number of other commercial movies like, Main Tera Hero, Phata Poster Nikla Hero and Happy Ending that were temperately successful. In the year 2016, Ileana starred with Akshay Kumar in the movie Rustom. It was an impending role which ultimately made her recognition.

Ileana D’Cruz was always a newsmaker for her bold statements and appearances. She once passed a statement that she enjoys sex and it is a great pleasure for her. This statement did not go well with the conformist society in South India.

Facts You Never Knew About Ileana D’Cruz!

    • Is Ileana D’Cruz addicted to smoking? No
    • Is Ileana D’Cruz alcoholic? Yes
    • At first, she was very hesitant in taking up modeling as her career.
    • She herself revealed that her first photo-shoot, done by Marc Robinson, was a big disaster.
    • Rakesh Roshan once saw her in a TV commercial and offered her a key role in giving her an affluent career.
    • Although Ileana was born in Mumbai and grown up in Goa, she endeavored hard on her Hindi language skills; once she was linked in for her debutante movie, Barfi.
    • She emerged as the first Indian actress to get ₹1 crore as payment in the South Indian movie industry.
    • Ileana D’Cruz was conversed to be having a romantic affair with Shahid Kapoor while shooting the film, Phata Poster Nikla Hero.
    • Ileana is in a romantic relationship with Australian photographer Andrew Kneebone, who ensued to share common wellbeing with her. Andrew has three kids from his ex-wife.
    • She is a mint addicted and always carries mint with her.

Ileana D’Cruz Education

Qualification: Graduation

School: St. Xavier's Higher Secondary School and College, Mapusa, Goa

College: University of Mumbai, Mumbai

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Ileana D’Cruz Career

Profession: Actress, Model

Known For: Actress

Debut TV Series/Movie: Devadasu (2006) Barfi (2012)

Salary: ₹2-3 Crore/Film

Family & Relatives

Father: Ronaldo D'Cruz (Mechanical Draftsman)

Mother: Samira D'Cruz

Brother(s): Rhys D'Cruz

Sister(s): Farrah D'Cruz (Elder), Eileen D'Cruz (Younger)

Marital Status: Unmarried

Husband/Boyfriend: N/A

Ex Boyfriends:

Prabhas (Actor)

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Andrew Kneebone (Australian Photographer)

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Ileana D’Cruz Favorites

Hobbies: Swimming, Photography, Reading

Favorite Actor: Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan

Favorite Actress: Kajol, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone, Salma Hayek

Favorite Food: Biryani, Chinese, Italian Food

Favorite Destination: Maldives, Fraser Island in Australia

Favorite Color: White, Green, Black

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