Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is considered to be the most beautiful Miss India first runner up ever. She went on to win the Miss World title on the year 1994. Her debut film was “Iruvar” in the Tamil language and it was directed by none other than Mani Ratnam himself.

She was born on 1st November 1973 at Mysore, Karnataka; to Mr. Krishnaraj Rai and Mrs. Vrinda Rai. Aditya Rai is her only brother and he is a marine engineer by profession. Her father moved to Mumbai when she was very young and she did her schooling from Arya Vidya Mandir, Santa Cruz. She studied her HSC from Ruparel College. The childhood dream of the actress was to become a doctor, but she decided to be an architect in the later years. However destiny had other plans for her, and she went on to become the most glamorous face of Bollywood.

The 5 feet and 7 inch tall actress has mesmerized the Hindi film audience with her beautiful bluish green eyes. Her charm not only attracted the audience, but also her co stars. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan had an affair with Salman Khan that lasted for almost two years. She was then romantically involved with the Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi. But this relation too didn’t last for long. The diva finally got married to Abhisek Bachchan, in the year 2007.

The multilingual actress is fluent in Hindi, English, Tamil, Marathi, Kannada and her mother tongue is Tulu. Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Josh, Mohabbatein, Devdas and Dhoom2 are few of her big box office hits in Bollywood. The actress is equally popular in South India and has recently ventured out to Hollywood. Pink Panther and Mistress of Spices are her two Hollywood films.

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Aishwarya, Sridevi, Kamal, Rajini at ‘Shamitabh’ music launch

On the occasion of ‘Shamitabh’ music launch, actors like Rajinikanth, Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan and Sridevi paid tribute to music genius Ilayaraja's for completing 1,000th film. Also present on the occasion was Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan. Dressed in yellow anarkali, Ash loo ... read more

Sonakshi Sinha’s brother Kussh marries an NRI

Sonakshi Sinha’s brother Kussh Sinha ties the knot with his long time girlfriend Taruna Agrawal, who belongs to an NRI family in London. The wedding was totally a private affair and media was not allowed. A lavish wedding reception was hosted on January 19 in Mumbai. An excited Sonakshi S ... read more

Excited to work with Aishwarya, Sanjay Gupta: Anupam Kher

Veteran actor Anupam Kher who is teaming up with director Sanjay Gupta after almost 18 years says he is excited to work with both Sanjay Gupta and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. ‘Jazbaa’, an adaptation of Korean film "Seven Days" is set to roll next week and the film casts present together for script-re ... read more

Inside photos: Aishwarya, Gauri, Karisma at Karan Johar’s party

Karan Johar is a party animal. He doesn’t need any occasion to throw party. Very often Karan hosts party at his residence and invite his close Bollywood friends. On January 13, the ace filmmaker again threw a private party at his residence and was spotted at the party his close friends from the i ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya show love at Farah’s birthday bash

On the 8th of January Farah Khan, Bollywood’s beloved choreographer and director of super hit films celebrated her 50th birthday. She received many warm wishes as a majority of the tinsel town was seen attending the grand bash. However, the ones that clearly stood out and ga ... read more

I am very excited to see Aishwarya in 'Jazbaa', Abhishek

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is all set to make her comeback with Sanjay Gupta’s ‘Jazbaa’ after a gap of five years and husband and actor Abhishek Bachchan is excited and happy with the thought. Aishwarya who was last seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Guzaarish’ in 2010 went off-screen post the birth of ... read more

Stuns in black, Aishwarya launches L’Oreal red lipstick

Bollywood diva Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who is the brand ambassador of L'Oreal Paris launched the  beauty brand's "Collection Star Pure Reds Lipsticks" on Wednesday in Mumbai. The signature seven matte shades of the signature brand were chosen by seven L'Oreal Paris ambassadors, inclu ... read more

I was definitely not the best beach body, Aishwarya

After Priyanka Chopra, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan lauds the organizers of International beauty pageants for dropping the swimwear round from the competition. Aishwarya who won the Miss World competition in 1994 said that she was happy that the beach wear round was dropped from the competition and add ... read more