Ileana D'Cruz

Ileana D’Cruz Biography

Posted by | Vishnu Das on | December 28, 2023

Date of Birth

1 / November / 1987


37 Years


Actress Model

Ileana D’Cruz Age, Height, Age, Family, Biography & More

Ileana D’Cruz was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on November 1, 1987, to parents Ronaldo D’Cruz and Samira D’Cruz, and has an elder sister named Farrah D’Cruz, a younger sister named Eileen D’Cruz, and a brother named Rhys D’Cruz.

Ileana made her acting debut in the Telugu film Devadasu, for which she received a Filmfare award for Best Female Debutant, and has also acted in Tamil and Bollywood films.


She comes from a Goan Catholic Christian family. Her father, Ronaldo D’Cruz, works as a mechanical draftsman, while her mother, Samira D’Cruz, is a designer. She has an older sister named Farrah D’Cruz, a younger sister named Eileen D’Cruz, and a brother named Rhys D’Cruz. Ileana was in a long-term relationship with Australian photographer Andrew Kneebone, but they broke up in August 2019.

Samira D'Cruz Ileana D'Cruz Mother

Samira D’Cruz Ileana D’Cruz Mother

Farrah D'Cruz Ileana D'Cruz Sister

Farrah D’Cruz Ileana D’Cruz Sister

Eileen D'Cruz Ileana D'Cruz Sister

Eileen D’Cruz Ileana D’Cruz Sister

Andrew Kneebone Ileana D'Cruz Boyfriend

Andrew Kneebone Ileana D’Cruz Boyfriend

Ileana Dcruz’s Childhood photo

Ileana Dcruz’s Childhood photo

Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification Graduate
School St.Xavier’s Higher Secondary School, Mapusa, Goa
College / University University of Mumbai
Others Not Known

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Early and Personal Life

Born on November 1, 1987, in Mahim, Mumbai, Ileana D’Cruz was raised in a mixed-faith family, with her father being Catholic and her mother being Muslim. Despite her religious background, she identifies as an atheist. At the age of 10, her family moved to Parra, Goa. In January 2003, she created her first modeling portfolio, which she describes as a “disaster”.

In 2014, Ileana D’Cruz acquired Portuguese nationality. She claimed in a 2017 interview with Verve that Portugal was a part of her ancestry. For several years, she was in a relationship with Australian photographer Andrew Kneebone. There were rumors that the two had already tied the knot. However, on August 28, 2019, Indian media outlets reported that the couple had called it quits.


Ileana D’Cruz made her debut in Bollywood with the 2012 romantic drama “Barfi!” directed by Anurag Basu. The film was a major commercial success, earning nearly ₹1.75 billion worldwide. She then starred in “Phata Poster Nikla Hero” alongside Shahid Kapoor for her next Bollywood project.

Despite “Phata Poster Nikla Hero” being declared as an under-performer at the box office, Ileana D’Cruz’s performance received mixed reviews from critics, with some praising her. Her portrayal left an indelible impression on the audience, which was well-received by critics as well.



Title Role(s) Year
Rakhi Tripura 2006
Unfair & Lovely TBA 2023
Mubarakan Supreet “Sweety” Gill 2017
Main Tera Hero Sunaina Goradia 2014
Barfi! Shruti Ghosh Sengupta 2012
Pokiri Shruti 2006
Saleem Satyavathi 2009
Aata Sathya 2007
Pagalpanti Sanjana Paul 2019
Nanban Ria Santhanam 2012
Baadshaho Rani Gitanjali Devi 2017
Munna Nidhi 2007
Khatarnak Nakshatra 2006
Kick Naina 2009
The Big Bull Meera Rao 2021
Nenu Naa Rakshasi Meenakshi/Shravya 2011
Raid Malini Patnaik 2018
Julayi Madhu 2012
Rechipo Krishna Veni 2009
Phata Poster Nikhla Hero Kajal Sharma 2013
Bhale Dongalu Jyothi 2008
Devudu Chesina Manushulu Ileana 2012
Huduga Hudugi Herself 2010
Rustom Cynthia Pavri 2016
Devadasu Bhanu 2006
Jalsa Bhagyamathi/Bhagi 2008
Amar Akbar Anthony Aishwarya/Pooja/Teresa 2018
Shakti Aishwarya 2011
Kedi Aarthi 2006
Happy Ending Aanchal Reddy 2014

Music Videos

Title Singer(s) Year
Pehli Dafa Atif Aslam 2017
Ooo Ooo Qaran 2022
Sab Gazab Goldkartz, Badshah 2023


Award Film Year
54th Filmfare Awards South Pokiri 2006
Devadasu 2006
56th Filmfare Awards South Jalsa 2009
6th Santosham Film Awards 2009
57th Filmfare Awards South Kick 2010
7th Vijay Awards Nanban 2012
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Barfi! 2012
58th Filmfare Awards 2013
Screen Awards 2013
Zee Cine Awards 2013
Stardust Awards 2013
Star Guild Awards 2013
Times of India Film Awards 2013
ETC Bollywood Business Awards 2013
Stardust Awards Main Tera Hero 2014
Happy Ending 2014
Screen Awards Main Tera Hero 2015
BIG Star Entertainment Awards Rustom 2017
Hit List OTT Awards The Big Bull 2022

Favorites Things

Hobbies Swimming, Reading, Photography
Favorite Sport Not Known
Favorite Movie Barfi, Devdas
Favorite Food Biryani, Chinese
Favorite Director Not Known
Favorite Destination Maldives, Fraser Island Australia
Favorite Colour White and Green
Favorite Author Sidney Sheldon
Favorite Actress Kajol, Katrina Kaif, Deepika Padukone
Favorite Actor Hrithik Roshan, Saif Ali Khan

Net Worth

It is estimated that Ileana D’Cruz has a net worth of $15 million. She is a renowned Indian model and actress, best known for her performances in Telugu and Hindi films. Her exceptional acting skills have brought her immense fame in both industries.

Ileana D’Cruz is a widely recognized actress in both South Indian and Bollywood movies, a fact that is well-known. Her popularity is rapidly growing nationwide, with a large and ever-expanding fan base. On Instagram, she has over 13 million followers.

Ileana D’Cruz Instagram


Ileana D’Cruz Religion

Ileana D’Cruz was born on November 1, 1987, in Mahim, Mumbai to a Catholic father and a Muslim mother. She grew up as an atheist. When she was 10 years old, her family moved to Parra, Goa.

Ileana D’Cruz Twitter


Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place Mumbai, Maharastra, India
Home Town Parra, Goa, India
Present Residence Parra, Goa, India
House Address #299/1, AR Radi Street, Parra Location, Goa, India
Phone No / Mobile No Not Known
Email ID Not Known
Website Not Known


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Body Measurements Chest: 34 Inches
Waist: 24 Inches
Hips: 35 Inches
Birth Place Mumbai Maharashtra India
Children Not Yet Update
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Height In CM 165 CM
Height In Meter 1.65 M
Nationality Indian
Parents Father: Ronaldo D'Cruz
Mother: Samira D'Cruz
Profession Actress Model
Siblings Brother: Rhys D'Cruz
Sisters: Farrah D'Cruz, Eileen D'Cruz
Spous Not Yet Update
Weight 55 Kg
121 Lbs
Zodiac Sign Scorpio


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