Aishwarya is 'most attractive woman'

Aishwarya RaiIn a poll conducted by, Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai was voted the most attractive woman of 2003.

The 30-year-old doe-eyed beauty, popularly known as Ash, received...
...some 33 percent of the vote.

Upcoming British actress Keira Knightley, 19, came in a close second at 31 percent.

Besides winning the Miss World crown in Sun City, South Africa, way back in 1994, Ash also has the distinction of being the first Indian actress to sit on the jury of the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in 2003.

She is all set to make her Hollywood debut later this year, starring opposite Oscar-winning U.S. actress Meryl Streep in the thriller "Chaos."

Ash is also widely tipped to star opposite Pierce Brosnan in the next Bond flick.

The top 10
1. Aishwarya Rai
2. Keira Knightley
3. Nicole Kidman
4. Catherine Zeta-Jones
5. Kate Winslet
6. Angelina Jolie
7. Shakira
8. Queen Rania
9. Gwyneth Paltrow
10. Cindy Crawford.