Ileana D’Cruz is an Indian film actress better known for her works in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi Cinema. Ileana made her Tollywood debut with YVS Chowdary’s Devadasu (2006) along with another debutante Ram.

The movie was a huge hit and earned her the Film fare Award for the Best Female Debut – South. Her next movie Pokiri ((2006)) was an industry hit and the movie’s stupendous success has changed Ileana’s fortunes once for all by catapulting her to stardom and making her the busiest actress in Telugu Cinema. The same year, she made a forgettable debut in Tamil Cinema with Kedi.

However, she continued to dominate in Telugu Cinema until shifted to Hindi Cinema. Her Hindi debut movie Barfi wasn’t just a commercial success but earned her Best Female Debut Award apart from receiving the critical acclaim for her performance. Currently, Ileana has taken the break from The South films and is busy with Bollywood projects.