Erica Fernandes is a talented model and actress known for her TV serial ‘Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi’ apart from her work in South Indian films
Born to Mangalorean parents on May 7, 1993, Erica’s birthplace is Mumbai. She went to Holy Cross High School and graduated from St. Andrew’s College, Bandra, with a BA degree.
The actress started her career, when she was just 17, by modeling for B-Blunt. In the year, she won the Pantaloons Miss Maharashtra and ended up as one of the top ten finalists for Miss India 2012.
The 1.68 meter tall actress who bears a striking resemblance to Ileana D’Cruz has done quite a few films in the South Indian film industry, mainly in Tamil, Kannada and Telugu. Her first film was a Tamil one, called ‘Ainthu Ainthu Ainthu’. She also did a Bollywood movie known as ‘Babloo Happy Hai’.
Erica Fernandes was quite excited about doing ‘Kuch Rang Pyar Ke Aise Bhi’ because she was interested in television since a long time. The show is a contemporary take on the present-day urban relationship Her character Sonakshi plays the role of a girl who is in love with a millionaire Dev (Shaheer) who is indebted to his mother for her sacrifices.
Erica is aware of the fact that people constantly compare her to Ileana D’ Cruz because of a striking similarity in terms of their face and figure. The actress loves traveling, dancing and is a complete foodie.