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Aishwarya Rai | Biography

Bollywood’s gem, Aishwarya Rai ruled the fashion world with her classic yet sexy looks before scorching the Bollywood with her presence. The stunning beauty took birth in the year 1973 and celebrates her birthday on 1st of November each year. Though she originally hails from Mangalore, she spent her formative years in Mumbai. She is a daughter of marine biologist, Krishnaraj and homemaker, Brinda. She has an elder brother name, Aditya Rai. After relocating to Mumbai, she attended the prestigious, Arya Vidya Mandir High School. She then joined Jai Hind College and later moved to DG Ruparel College. Though she initially set out to make her future in medicine she could not make it and later joined Raheja College of Arts in the hope of being an architect. She finally gave up her education and focused on modeling.

Bollywood heartthrob, Aishwarya Rai has been intoxicating everyone’s heart since she stepped into the limelight. Cited as one of the world’s most beautiful lady, this green-blue-eyed beauty has dated a bunch of Bollywood hunk, including Indian heartthrob Salman Khan. She began dating Salman Khan in 1999. The couple was must loved in India, however they ended their romance in 2001. After ditching Salman, she got involved with Vivek Oberoi. Later in 2006, she began getting cozy with her Dhoom 2 co-star, Abhishek Bachchan. The couple announced engagement on 14th of January 2007. They exchanged marriage vow on 20th of April 2007. She gave birth to her first child on 16th of November 2011. They named her Aradhya. Talking about the plastic surgery, Aishwarya reportedly went under surgeon knives to enhance her nose.

Accomplished and leading contemporary actress Aishwarya Rai won the Ford supermodel contest and was ultimately featured in American Vogue. In 1993, she appeared in a commercial of Pepsi along with popular actor Amir Khan. The following she got opportunity to participate in The Miss World, after grabbing second position in Miss India Pageant. Winning the Miss World crown was a dream come true for this Asian diva. In 1977, she entered the acting world with her debut movie “Iruvar”. Her very first Bollywood venture, “Aur Pyar Ho Gaya” hit the theaters same year. Her first commercially successful movie “Jeans” gave her some acknowledgement and her dancing ability was praised. Love story, “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” was the major turning point in Aishwarya Rai’s acting career. She won a Filmfare Award for Best Actress for the movie. Her portrayal of an aspiring singer, Mansi in “Tall” earned her critical appreciation. She earned Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in “Mohabbatein”. She has appreared in a number of blockbuster movies, including “Hamara Dil Aapke Pass Hai”, “Devdas”, “Raincoat”, “Dhoom 2”, “Guru”, Jodhaa Akbar” and “Guzaarish” to name a few. In 2009, she appeared in an international venture, “The Pink Panther 2”. After disappearing for five long years, she is set to star in Sanjay Gupta’s “Jazbaa”. She as well has committed to play a starring role along with Anushka Sharma and Ranbir Kapoor in “Ae Dil Hai Mushkil”. In addition to her acting ventures, she has as well endorsed a number of products. She modeled for Kalyan jewelers, Nakshatra Diamond Jwellery, Lux, Palmolive, Fuji Films, Philips, Casio pager, Lakme Cosmetics, Coca-cola, Loreal, Longines watches and Titan watches to name a few. Reportedly Aishwarya Rai has a net worth of thirty-five million dollars.

One of the most admired women in India, Aishwarya Rai loves doing charities. She is a Spokesperson of UN Microcredit and supports PETA in her native land. She has formed the Aishwarya Rai Foundation. She became Goodwill Ambassador of Smile Train in 2009 and UNAIDS in 2012. In 1999, she was assigned as Longines Ambassador of Elegance. Aishwarya became the first ever Indian actress to sit in the jury panel at the Cannes Film Festival in 2003. To raised fund for the sufferers of the Tsunami earthquake, she performed at the HELP in 2004.

Aishwarya Rai has a great fetish for dancing. The award winning Indian actress has been contributing the Indian entertainment world for long. Her hard work and determination has been honored with number of national and international accolades and commendations. Her daily updated can be fetched via her social networking sites, such as twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Her more detailed biography is available in wiki.