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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Inconsolable Aishwarya arrives at father’s funeral with Abhishek

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was spotted with husband and actor Abhishek Bachchan at the funeral of her father Krishnaraj Rai, who passed away on Saturday at Lilavati hospital. The funeral was held at the city's Vile Parle Seva Sansthan Shamshan Bhoomi on Saturday night. Dressed in white and seating at ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan consoles heart-broken Aishwarya at the chautha

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan completely shattered with the demise of her father Krishnaraj Rai. Late Rai’s prayer meet was held on Tuesday afternoon and many Bollywood celebrities graced the chautha of Aishwarya’s father. The entire Bachchan parivaar were spotted at the event. Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Ba ... read more

Pics: Bollywood grace the prayer meet of Aishwarya’s father

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s prayer meet was held on Tuesday afternoon. The entire Bachchan family including Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya and Abhishek’s daughter Aaradhya along with daughter Shweta Nanda took part in the prayer meet. Apart from the Bachchan par ... read more

Shahrukh, Amitabh, Ambani attend Aishwarya’s father’s funeral

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai breathed his last yesterday morning at Mumbai Lilavati hospital. He was suffering from cancer. Krishnaraj was admitted to the ICU for the past few days but his condition worsen with every passing days. Ash as been constantly by her father’s side duri ... read more

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai passes away

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai passes away this morning in Mumbai Lilavati hospital. For the past few weeks, he was admitted to Mumbai Lilavati hospital and his condition worsen in the last two three days. Ever since, Mr Rai was admitted to Lilavati hospital, Ash was seen making r ... read more

Clicked: Aishwarya, Abhishek, Kunal Kapoor at Lilavati hospital

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai has been admitted to Mumbai Lilavati hospital a fortnight ago and close family members and friends of the Bachchan and the Rai’s family making a round of the hospital. Lately, Kunal Kapoor was seen visiting Ash’s father. In the past, we have spotted ... read more

Deepika Padukone to shine on Cannes red carpet

Deepika Padukone, who has replaced Katrina Kaif as the brand ambassador of cosmetics giant L’Oreal, will be representing the brand at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival this year. Reportedly, the ‘Ek Tha Tiger’ actress, who endorsed L’Oreal for a few years, parted ways with the brand las ... read more