Elena Fernandes or Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes is a model and film actress who is half-Indian and half-South American. She was born on 10th August 1987 in the United Kingdom.
Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes uses Elena Fernandes as her screen name and even it’s her official name on her social media platform.
She was a part of the Bollywood film industry. She is also quite active in modelling and has almost a million followers on Instagram.
She is active on the platform since September 2013 and she is an avid pet lover. In an interview with a magazine, she told that she is trying to learn Hindi as her accent is British.
Her favourite actor and actress are Sharukh Khan and Karina Kaif. The 5 Feet 9-inch actress does not mind performing in bold scenes.
She stands 5′ 9″ tall (175 cm). Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes is her full name.
Her father is from India, and her mother is from Peru. She was born and raised in London, England.
She is now residing in London. She is fluent in Hindi, French, and British English.
She received her law degree from Kings College University in London, England. She aspired to be a model. As a result, after finishing her studies, she transitioned into the modelling industry.
She has appeared in numerous fashion magazines, including GQ, Harper’s Bazaar, and Vogue. She has appeared in advertisements for Adidas, Fila, River Island, and many other brands.
Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes career in movie
She made her acting debut in the Bollywood film industry with the film ‘Charlie Kay Chakkar Mein (2015)’. Later, she played Rahul’s agent in the film ‘Kapoor & Sons (2016’).
She has worked on numerous feature films in the United Kingdom, India, and the United States. Aside from modelling and acting, she is involved with several children’s and animal welfare organizations.
Elena Fernandes appeared in the 2019 film Why Cheat India, directed by Soumik Sen. In the political thriller, she appeared alongside Emraan Hashmi, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Snighdadeep Chatterji, and Nanda Yadav.
She appeared in “Badla” with Taapsee Pannu, Amrita Singh, Manav Kaul, and Maram Kamal the same year. The film was directed by Sujoy Ghosh.
In the same year, Elena appeared in “Housefull 4,” alongside Bobby Deol, Riteish Deshmukh, Kriti Sanon, Pooja Hegde, Rana Daggunati, and Kriti Kharbanda.
She appeared in Nitin Kakkar’s Jawaani Jaaneman in 2020. Alaya Furniturewala, “Tabu,” Farida Jalal, and appeared in the film. Elena appeared in Raghava Lawrence’s horror-thriller film Laxmi Bomb the same year. It’s a remake of the Tamil smash hit Kanchana. Laxmi Bomb stars Akshay Kumar, Kiara Advani, Ashwini Kalsekar, and Rajesh Sharma alongside Elena.
Elena has served as an ambassador for a number of well-known brands, including Adidas, Westside, FILA, and FBB.