Name : Ileana D’Cruz
Born : 1 november, 1987.
Profession : Actress
Residence : Mumbai, India.
Ileana was born in Mumbai. But her family settled in Goa. She started with modeling. She is in love with Andrew Kneebone. He is an Australian photographer. It’s not official though rumors spread that they are married.
Ileana made her acting debut in Telugu movie named Devdas opposite Ram directed by Y V S Chowdary. She was awarded the Filmfare for best actress for this movie. In 2006 She paired with Superstar Mahesh Babu In Pokiri. This movie was a huge success and commercial hit and declared as the industry hit. This movie is directed by Puri Jagannadh. Later she made a movie named Kedi edit in Tamil. Later she paired with Ravi Teja in Khatarnak. Next release was Rakhi with Ntr, directed by Krishna Vamsi. Munna with Prabhas, directed by Vamshi Paidipally. This movie was a success at the box office. In 2007 she paired with Siddarth in Aata. In 2008 She acted in Jalsa opposite Pawan Kalyan, which is directed by Trivikram Srinivas. This movie was successful at the box office and it is declared a blockbuster. In 2009 She appeared in Kick movie opposite Ravi Teja which is directed by Surendra Reddy. Later she did in Rechipo starring Nithin and it is directed by Y V S chowdary. and she acted in Saleem co-starring Manchu Vishnu. In 2011 she featured in Shakti along with Jr. N T R directed by Meher Ramesh.
Her next release is Nenu Na Rakshasi co-starring Rana daggubati with Rana directed by Puri Jagannadh. In 2012 she appeared in Nanban in a Tamil movie, which was a remake of 3 idiots. This movie was directed by Shankar. Her next release in Telugu was Julayi with Allu Arjun and it is directed by Trivikram Srinivas. Next to that Devudu chiesina manushulu with Ravi Teja directed by Puri Jagannath.
She made a debut in Hindi through Barfi co-starring Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, and the movie is directed by Anurag Basu. She gained fame from this movie in Bollywood. Her next Hindi release is Phata poster nikla hero opposite Shahid Kapoor. In 2014 She featured in Main Tera Hero with Varun Dhawan. Her next movie is Happy ending with Saif Ali Khan.
In 2016 She acted in Rustom alongside Akshay Kumar. In 2017 She acted in Mubarakan with Arjun Kapoor and Anil Kapoor. Next movie is Baadshaho with Ajay Devgn. Her next release was Raid. Ileana made her comeback movie in Telugu with Amar Akbar Anthony co-starring Ravi Teja and it is directed by Srinu vaitla. She was awarded two Filmfare awards for the best actress south for these movies Pokiri, Devdas and best debut actress for Devdas. She got Santhosh award for Jalsa in the category of Best actress. She got Filmfare best actress award for Barfi. She got Big Zee Entertainment Award for Rustom. She got several various awards.