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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a leading contemporary actress of Indian cinema. She was the first runner-up of the Miss India pageant and the winner of the Miss World pageant of 1994. She has been honoured with 2 Filmfare Awards, 2 Screen Awards, and 2 IIFA Awards for her various performances in Bollywood. She was awarded with 'Padma Shri' by the Government of India in 2009 and 'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres' by the Government of France in 2012. She is the brand ambassador of L'Oreal Paris. Abhishek and Aishwarya have bought a plush apartment in NYC.

Biography

Aishwarya Rai was born on 1 November 1973 in Mangalore, Karnataka. Later, her family moved to Mumbai where she attended Arya Vidya Mandir High School. She did her intermediate schooling from Jai Hind College for a year and then joined DG Ruparel College in Matunga. She is trained in classical dance and music for five years during her teens. She initially wanted a career in medicine but later decided to become an architect and got enrolled at Raheja College. Later, gave up her education to pursue a career in modelling.

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Personal Profile

Name : Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Birth name : Aishwarya Krishnaraj Rai
Birth Place : Mangalore, Karnataka, India
Date of Birth : 1 November 1973
Age : 43 years
Height : 5'5"
Hair Color : Brown
Eye Color : Blue-Green
Bollywood Debut Movie : Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya

Latest news

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2017 is all set to start from August 10, 2017, to August 22, 2017. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be hoisting the Indian national flag at the iconic Federation Square building on August 12, 2017, on the occasion of 70th Indian Independence Day celebrations.

As per the latest reports, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has finally signed her next and it is Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Fanney Khan. She will be seen opposite Anil Kapoor. The movie will be produced by Rakeysh and Prerna Arora of KriArj Entertainment. Fanny Khan is all set to go on floors by the end of August 2017 and the makers plan to release the film by April 2018.

In Sujoy Ghosh's next

Director Sujoy Ghosh has planned to start a new movie, which is an adaptation of Keigo Huganshino's Japanese novel The Devotion Of Suspect X. Saif Ali Khan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be seen in lead roles. Great actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui will also be a part of this murder mystery.

Parents/Marriage

Aishwarya Rai was born into an ethnic Bunt family in Mangalore, Karnataka. Her father, Krishnaraj who passed away on 18 March 2017,[9] was an Army biologist, while her mother, Brinda, is a homemaker.

She has one elder brother Aditya Rai, who is an engineer in merchant navy.

Aishwarya Rai got married in 2007 with the famous bollywood filmstar Abhishek Bachchan, son of the legend Amitabh Bachchan and actress Jaya Bachchan.

The couple is blessed with a cute daughter named Aaradhya Bachchan on November 16, 2011.

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Family Details

Father : Krishnaraj Rai
Mother : Brindya Rai
Spouse : Abhishek Bachchan
Daughter : Aaradhya Bachchan
Brother : Aditya Rai
Father-In-Law : Amitabh Bachchan
Mother-In-Law : Jaya Bachchan
Sister-In-Law : Shweta Bachchan

Career

In early days of Aishwarya's career, she began with modelling and gained public recognition for her appearance in a Pepsi commercial with actor Aamir Khan. In 1994, she was crowned as Miss India World. She made her acting debut with Mani Ratnam's Tamil film Iruvar and later reached at peak in her career. She has done many popular films like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Devdas, Jodha Akbar and many more.

Awards and Honours

International Indian Film Academy Awards
Star Screen Awards
BIG Star Entertainment Awards
Zee Cine Awards
Washington DC Area Film Critics Association Awards
Stardust Awards
Bollywood Movie Awards
Zee Gold Awards
Sansui Awards
Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards
The Global Indian Film and TV Honours
Femina Miss India

'Miss Photogenic'

Aishwarya Rai has also been the winner of "Miss Photogenic" award and Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty - Asia & Oceania. She continued to move ahead in her career as a model until she became an actress. She has been ranked 2nd in the Top 20 most popular brand ambassadors worldwide. She has been the brand ambassador for Pepsi, UNAIDS, LOreal Paris, Longines, Malabar Gold and Diamonds and many more.

Filmography

1999 Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
1999 Taal
2002 Devdas
2003 Chokher Bali
2004 Raincoat
2004 Bride & Prejudice
2006 Dhoom 2
2008 Jodhaa Akbar
2010 Enthiran (Tamil)
2010 Guzaarish
2015 Jazbaa
2016 Sarbjit
2016 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil


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