Born on 11 August 1985, in Manama, Bahrain, Jacqueline Fernandez's father, Elroy, is Sri Lankan, and her mother, Kim, is of Malaysian descent
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez lovingly kisses her mom Kim in this wonderful black-and-white picture (All pictures courtesy: Jacqueline Fernandez's Instagram account)
Jacqueline Fernandez's mother was an air hostess
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez as a newborn with her mother Kim in a photo from her childhood days
Jacqueline Fernandez is the youngest of four children with one elder sister and two elder brothers.
In pic: Hum Paanch! Jacqueline Fernandez with her father Elroy and siblings in a throwback photo from her childhood
Jacqueline Fernandez's father was a musician in Sri Lanka, but moved to Bahrain in the 1980s to escape civil unrest between the Tamils and Sinhalese
In pic: Doesn't Jacqueline Fernandez's father Elroy look young?
Did you know Jacqueline Fernandez had hosted television shows in Bahrain at the age of fourteen?
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez with her brother Ryan in a photo from her younger days
Jacqueline Fernandez pursued a degree in mass communication from Australia, post which she worked as a television reporter in Sri Lanka
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez and her brother Ryan have fun by the poolside
Jacqueline Fernadez also attended the Berlitz school of languages, where she learnt Spanish and improved her French and Arabic
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez with her mother Kim and brother in a photo from her childhood
While working as a television reporter, Jacqueline Fernandez started accepting offers in the modeling industry, which came as a result of her pageant success
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez and her mother Kim Fernandez
Did you know, in 2006, Jacqueline Fernandez was crowned the winner of the Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant?She had represented Sri Lanka at the world Miss Universe 2006 pageant held in Los Angeles
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez with her father Elroy in a photo from her childhood
Have you seen Jacqueline Fernandez's first commercial music video 'O Sathi'? If you haven't, you must right now! Music do Bathiya and Santhush's O Saathi also featured cricketer Sanath Jayasuriya
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez looks cute as a button in this photo, isn't it?
In 2008, Jacqueline Fernandez was said to be dating Bahraini prince Hassan bin Rashid Al Khalifa. The couple were going strong for three years, though, they separated in 2011 after the release of Housefull 2
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez captioned this picture of her grandfather, "Happy Father's Day grandpa. miss you always."
It is believed that Jacqueline Fernandez began dating her Housefull 2 director Sajid Khan, after her breakup with Bahraini prince Hassan bin Rashid Al Khalifa. But, their relationship ended in 2013
In pic:Jacqueline Fernandez captioned this photo, "Happy Father's Day to you too Grandpa and great Grandpa! Sorry dad you weren't born yet but here's your shout out!! Happy Father's Day I love you #myfamily #srilanka #india #ireland"
Jacqueline Fernandez has been through an interesting roller coaster ride in life. And it's quite inspiring!
In pic: Jacqueline Fernandez enjoys a day out with her mom Kim
Jacqueline Fernandez brought along her mom Kim at the Lux Golden Rose Awards
Jacqueline Fernandez's father Elroy is just as enthusiastic as his daughter
Jacqueline Fernandez and mom Kim are twinning in maroon!
Jacqueline Fernandez and mother Kim have fun with Snapchat filters!
Jacqueline Fernandez and mom Kim will give you BFF goals!
Jacqueline Fernandez's father Elroy lovingly kisses her as she receives an award on stage, while her mother Kim cheers for them
Jacqueline Fernandez's parents Elroy and Kim make a picture-perfect couple!
Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez celebrates her 33rd birthday today. We bring you wonderful family photos of the Bollywood actress which you may have not seen before
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