Aishwarya Rai Bachchan or Aishwarya Bachchan was born on November 1, 1973. Her Birthname is Aishwarya Rai. She is a world famous Indian Actress. Before starting her acting career, she worked as a model, and gained fame after winning the Miss World contest in 1994.
Aishwarya is often acclaimed as the most beautiful woman in the world. She made her movie debut in Mani Ratnam's Tamil film Iruvar in the year 1997. She had her first commercial success in the Tamil movie Jeans (1998). Aishwarya came to the attention of Bollywood after the success of the Hindi movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam released in the year 1999. The hit film was directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. She won Filmfare Best Actress Award for her acclaimed performance. Later she successfully performed in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next project, Devdas released in 2002. She won her second Best Actress Award at the Filmfare. Since then, she has acted in over forty movies in Hindi, Tamil, Bengali, and English. Aishwarya has also acted in international productions like Bride & Prejudice (2003), Mistress of Spices (2005), and The Last Legion (2007) in English.
Aishwarya Rai was born in Mangalore to Krishnaraj Rai, a marine biologist, and Vrinda Rai, a writer. Aishwarya has one elder brother, Aditya Rai who works in Navy.
Aishwarya can communicate in several languages, including Tulu, Hindi, English, Marathi and Tamil.While pursuing her studies in architecture, she began modeling too. In the 1994 Miss India contest, she won the second place (behind Sushmita Sen), and went on to win the Miss World title the same year, where she also won the Miss Photogenic award. She abandoned her studies after winning the pageant and spent one year reigning as Miss World in London. Rai then started working as a professional model and then moved on to her current profession as an actress.
Aishwarya has previously dated Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Vivek Oberoi. She is now married to Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan. The wedding took place on 20 April 2007.With over 17,000 websites dedicated to her, Ash finally launched her "Official Website" http://www.aishwaryaworld.com/2005 started with appearances on "60 Minutes", "David Letterman Show" and the most watched television program in the world the "Oprah Winfrey Show". The Queen of Bollywood is already becoming the talk of tinseltown and is currently in negotiations on two major motion pictures.
Sarkar Raj (June 6, 2008) (Released) ... Anita Rajan Jodhaa Akbar (February 15, 2008) (Released) ... Jodhaa Rani Laxmibai (2008) (Announced) Happy Birthday (2008) (To Go On Floor) Raaste (2008) (Announced) Enthiram (2008) (Under Production) Provoked (April 6, 2007) (Released) Guru (January 12, 2007) (Released) ... Sujatha Dhoom 2 (November 24, 2006) (Released) ... Sunheri Umrao Jaan (November 3, 2006) (Released) ... Umraao Jaan The Mistress Of Spices (2006) (Released) ... Tilo The Last Legion (2006) (Under Production) Saamna (2006) Bunty Aur Babli (May 27, 2005) (Released) ... Special Appearance Shabd (February 4, 2005) (Released) ... Antara Vashisth/Tammana Raincoat (December 24, 2004) (Released) ... Neeru Balle Balle! From Amritsar To L.A (October 8, 2004) (Released) ... Lalita Bakshi Kyun! Ho Gaya Na (August 13, 2004) (Released) ... Diya Malhotra Khakee (January 23, 2004) (Released) ... Mahalaxmi Kuch Naa Kaho (September 5, 2003) (Released) ... Namrata Shrivastav Dil Ka Rishta (January 17, 2003) (Released) ... Tia Chokher Bali (2003) (Released) Shakti - The Power (September 20, 2002) (Released) ... Dream Girl Devdas (July 12, 2002) (Released) ...... Parvati ('Paro') 23rd March 1931 Shaheed (June 7, 2002) (Released) ... Bhagat Singh'S Fiancee (Sp.App Song) Hum Kisi Se Kum Nahin (May 31, 2002) (Released) ... Komal Rastogi Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (May 24, 2002) (Released) ... Special Appearance Albela (April 20, 2001) (Released) ... Tony Mohabbatein (October 27, 2000) (Released) ... Megha Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke (September 29, 2000) (Released) ... Sahiba Gareval Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai (August 24, 2000) (Released) ... Preeti Virat Josh (June 9, 2000) (Released) ... Shirley Mela (January 7, 2000) (Released) ... Champakali Special Appearance Radheshyam Seetaram (2000) Hum Panchhi Ek Daal Ke (2000) Taal (August 13, 1999) (Released) ... Mansi Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (June 18, 1999) (Released) ... Nandini Aa Ab Laut Chalen (January 22, 1999) (Released) ... Pooja Walia ...Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya (August 15, 1997) (Released) ... Ashi Kapoor