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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Abhishek, Aishwarya, Shahrukh had a great 'kabaddi' time

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Snapshots: Aaradhya with mom Aishwarya at Nice airport

After receiving all positive reviews from fashion critics at 67th Cannes film festival, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan left Cannes with good mind and positivity. She was spotted with daughter Aaradhya and mother Vrinda Rai at the Nice airport. Usually, we see Ash carrying her little an ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya on a vacation in London

Abhishek Bachchan who is working round the clock for last few months took a short break from his hectic schedule and joined wife and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya for a London holiday. Aishwarya after attending the charity event in association with the NGO, 'Smile Train' - ... read more

Aishwarya to romance John Abraham in ‘Jazbaa’

The cat is finally out of the bag. Sanjay Gupta’s upcoming film ‘Jazbaa’ will star Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and John Abraham in the lead. ‘Jazbaa’ is Aishwarya’s comeback film post delivery. Since she gave birth to Aaradhya in 2011, Aishwarya Rai has been away from showbiz. Fans have been waiting l ... read more

Katrina Kaif, Aishwarya hang out together

The two beauties of Bollywood and two ex-flames of Salman Khan hang out together at Abu Dhabi. We are talking about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Katrina Kaif. Kat happened to meet Ash during her ‘Bang Bang’ shoot in Abu Dhabi ... read more

I make Aishwarya look good at Cannes, Abhishek

Abhishek Bachchan clean bowled over Aishwarya’s stunning look at Cannes and he posted on twitter the reason behind Ash looking good at Cannes, Junior Bachchan tweeted, "I make her look good!! Then again... anybody compared to me will look good." Abhishek attended the amfAR's Cinema Again ... read more

Aishwarya Rai, Sushmita Sen to act together

Beauty queens, Aishwarya Rai and Sushmita Sen have been termed as rivals for last 20 years and stories about their cold war made the gossip pages from time to time. It all started back in 1994 during that year’s ‘Miss India’ contest. That year Aishwarya was the hot favorite to win the contest but ... read more