Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes

elena roxana maria fernandes

Personal Info

  • Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)


Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes also known as Elena Fernandes is a Supermodel, Influencer, Actress and Philanthropist. Elena Fernandes is a half Indian, half South American model and film actress. Her father is from Goa and her mother is Peruan. She made her Bollywood debut in the film Kapoor & Son’s  as the secretary of Pakistani actor Fawad Khan before receiving further offers and reading for a full-time job in Bollywood. The film which was released in March 2016 also starred Siddharth Malhotra and Alia Bhatt along with Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes. Soon after the movie became a hit with Goans and South American models and actors. In bollywood she was also seen in movies

Laxmii –  2020
Jawaani Jaaneman (as Kiara) –  2019
Housefull 4 (as Ranjeet’s Girlfriend) –  2019
Badla (as the Receptionist) –  2019
Why Cheat India (as Emraan Hashmi’s sister-in-law) –  2016
Charlie Kay Chakkar Mein (as a Dancer)

South American model and actor Elena Fernandes shuttled between Mumbai and New York before coming to India four years ago to become a slimmer model. While most models finish a film career, actress Elena says she has always dreamed of becoming a model and is pleased with the gradual progress. In addition to shooting various projects, she also lives in London, where she was born and raised.  Elena Fernandes has won millions of hearts with her conversations at popular conference events and TEDx talks with her fans. She also regularly uploads her modelling-esque photos and videos to her Instagram profile.

Fernandes has appeared in many feature films in Great Britain and America. Elena has also been seen in several feature films in England, India and America. Besides modelling and acting, Elena was involved with several children and animal welfare. She has been an ambassador for top brands such as Adidas, Fila and FBB.  She has appeared in many fashion magazines including GQ, Harper’s Bazaar and Vogue. She has also appeared in brand shoots for Adidas, Fila, River Island and many others.

She can Fluently Speak British English, French, Hindi to name a few. Elena pursued an education in Law to degree level at Kings College University of London following ambitions to be a solicitor alongside her successful fashion career. Modelling and acting materialised by chance for Elena and whilst she is grateful for her achievements in the industry, she still stays true to her academic aspirations. She is determined to maintain a healthy balance between her multifaceted career and charity efforts. Elena is heavily involved with various projects in India to aid both animal and child welfare. As well as helping to raise awareness for numerous children charities, she is actively involved with talks at schools for PETA, WFA, US charity Sightlife as well as her own charity iAmChange. Currently the face of several British brands, Elena has just finished filming a new series for Sony in India.

Recently she was featured in the cover of Grazia Pakistan. She has been seen on the cover of Maxim with Ranveer Singh. Some of her other assignments include

FHM September 2018 Cover
FHM (Magazine Cover)
published: September 2018

Maxim India October 2017 Cover
Various Covers (Magazine Cover)
published: October 2017

Dye in the yarn / Photographer: Vishes Verma
Harper’s Bazaar India (Editorial)
published: March 2016

BAME Models 2016 Polaroids/Portraits
Polaroids/Digitals (Polaroids)
season: Spring/Summer 2016

Originals Winter 2015
Adidas (Lookbook/Catalog)
season: Winter 2015

Woolmark Advertorial for Vogue India
Vogue India (Advertorial)
published: September 2015

Fashion’s New Force by Errikos Andreou
Harper’s Bazaar India (Editorial)
published: June 2015
photographer: Errikos Andreou

Swim Team for Cosmopolitan India
Various Editorials (Editorial)
published: June 2015

Rodebjer F/W 14 Show
Rodebjer (Shows)
published: February 2014

Her model portfolio can be checked out here She also supports the talent management agency Social Limits. She is active on tiktok under the username @elenarmf


Trailers & Videos

elena roxana maria fernandes

Trailer: Laxmmi Bomb


Trailer: Jawaani Jaaneman