Erica Jennifer Fernandes, better known as Erica Fernandes, is an Indian film and television actress and model. She is a multi-lingual artist as she has worked on movies in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. Erica is popularly known for her TV serials like “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” and “Kasautii Zindagii Kay”. She is one of those actresses who became an actress after winning the beauty crown.
Erica Fernandes Biography & Wiki
Erica Fernandes’s nickname is Erica. She was born on 7th May 1993 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. Her hometown is in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Hence, her current age is 28 years. Erica’s Zodiac is Taurus.
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
|Height in centimeters||165 cm|
|Height in meters||1.65 m|
|Height in feet inches||5′ 5″|
|Weight in Kilograms||50 kg|
|Weight in Pounds||110 lbs|
Erica Fernandes Tattoos
- On Right Wrist: Some Symbol
- On Left Wrist: Dog’s Paw (to show her love towards her dog)
Erica Fernandes Family Members
Erica’s father’s name is Ralf Fernandes, a former model and interior designer who works as a “Chief Manager” of Erica Fernandes. Her mother’s name is Lavina Fernandes, who worked with Bank of America. She has an elder brother Jermaine Fernandes, who works at “Ernst & Young” in Mumbai.
Boys, affairs, spouse name
Erica Fernandes is currently unmarried. Initially, It was rumored that Erica was in a relationship with the actor Shaheer Sheikh. Also, there was a buzz that she had an affair with actor Parth Samthaan. But Erica never confirmed either of these rumors.
Education and School, College
Erica did her schooling at Holy Cross High School, Kurla, Mumbai, and later completed her graduation (B. A.) from SIES College of Arts, Science, and Commerce, Sion, Mumbai.
Favorites Things and Like & Dislike
|Favourite Actor||Robert Downey Jr.|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Kangana Ranaut|
|Favourite Adventure Sport||Sky Diving|
|Favourite Car||BMW 5 Series|
|Favourite Food||Mee Kari, Laksa, And Pizza|
|Hobbies||Cooking, Doing Adventures, Painting, Playing Keyboard, And Designing Clothes|
|Favourite Subjects||History, And Psychology|
Erica Fernandes filmography
Erica began her career as a model by participating in the beauty pageant. She won the titles of “Bombay Times Fresh Face 2010“, “Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face 2011,” and “Pantaloons Femina Miss Maharashtra 2011”. Also, Erica was among the top 10 finalists of “Pantaloons Femina Miss India 2012”. Erica got her first acting opportunity in the bilingual “Viratu” / “Diga.” However, her first project, which hit the screen, was the Tamil film “Aathinthu Ainthu Ainthu” in 2013. In 2014, Erica debuted in the Kannada film industry through the film “Ninnindale.”
In the same year, She debuted in Bollywood with the “Babloo Happy Hai” movie, and also “Galipatam” became her debuted Telugu movie in 2014. She also acted in 2015’s Kannada movie “Buguri” and 2017’s Tamil movie “Vizhithiru.” Erica got her breakthrough role in Indian television with the Sony Tv serial “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” ((Seasons 1 & 2). Later, in 2018, she also plays the lead role in the Star Plus serial “Kasautii Zindagii Kay” (2018-2020), which is the sequel to “Kasauti Zindagi Kay” part 1 (2001-2008).
She acted in music videos, such as “Juda Kar Diya” (2020) and “Maula” (2020). On 12th July 2021, Erica will back on Indian television with the third season of her popular show “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi: Nayi Kahaani. “
Award And Recognitions
- Erica Fernandes received “Asian Viewers Television Awards” in the category of “Female Actor Of The Year” twice, first time in the year 2016 for the show “Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi” (Seasons 1) and second time also in 2019 for the “Kasautii Zindagii Kay.”
- In 2019, she also received “Gold Awards” in the category of “Best Actor Female (Critics)” for the show “Kasautii Zindagii Kay.”
- Erica also placed in Times of India’s Most Desirable Women on the Indian Television list in 2017. 2018, 2019 at the 4th, 3rd, 4th.
- In 2018, she was ranked 15th in Biz Asia’s TV Personality List, and also in 2019, Erica was placed 13th in Eastern Eye’s 50 Sexiest Asian Women of 2019 Lis.
Salary and Net Worth
Erica Fernandes takes ₹1.20 lakh per episode for her work in TV series. The estimated net worth of Erica is $1 million.
|Phone Number||She didn’t like to share his Phone number publicly.|
|Email Id||[email protected]|
Facts about Erica Fernandes
- Since her childhood, Erica was interested in modeling and acting. Also, Erica loved dancing and got trained in her childhood at Shiamak dance Academy.
- She fears rats a lot.
- Erica loves cooking, and her forte is baking cupcakes. She is also a food buff. But, she shared that she has a very annoying habit of bringing lots and lots of food home when she is hungry. Instead, she eats less, which often leads to the wastage of food.
- She is much like her reel life character Sona (Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi) in her real life, too, as many of the attributes of her on-screen role match real life.
- Erica is such a passionate dog lover that she has 16 pet dogs. She also once said that if she were given a chance to have a pet other than a dog, it would be a chimpanzee or monkey.
- Also, she is a very creative personality, as she loves doing many random things like stitching, painting, sketching, etc., in her leisure time.