Aishwarya Rai was born on 1st November in 1973 in Mangalore, Karnataka, India. She is an Indian Film Actress and a Former Model. She is one of the popular personalities in Bollywood. She established herself among the highest top paid actresses in the industry. She is very beautiful and she has won the Miss world 1994 Pageant. She has been married to Abhisekh Bachchan. She has also worked in some Tamil movies.
Early Life of Aishwarya Rai
She belongs to a family who speaks Tulu language. Her father name is krishanraj Raj and her mother name is Brinda Rai. Her father was worked in Indian Army as a Biologist and died on 18 March, in 2017. She has one elder brother, Aditya Rai who works in Merchant Navy. She attended the Arya Vidhya Mandir High School in Mumbai and for the first year of her college, she entered into Jai Hind College and then she moved to DG Ruparel College in Matunga. She was very good in the studies and she got 90% in her intermediate exams. In the teenage years, she learned music and classical dance for the five years. She wanted to become an Architect and for that, she joined the Rachana Sansad Academy of Architecture but then she dropped her plan to enter into the Modelling.
Career of Aishwarya Rai
In the year 1993, she got fame when she was seen in the advertisement of Coca-Cola with Aamir Khan but her major breakthrough came when she won the Miss India Pageant in 1994. She made her film debut from a Tamil film Iruvar in the year 1997, and in the same year, she did her debut in Bollywood with a romantic movie Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya. She got another Tamil movie Jeans in the year 1998 which was a hit. Her first successful movie in the Bollywood was Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam in the year 1999. She was praised for her acting and beauty in the movie. Her next movie was Taal in the year 1999 with Akshay Khanna and Anil Kapoor and it was a huge hit at the Box Office and she received lots of appreciation from the fans and critics.
In 2000, she did Josh and Dhai Akshar Prem Ke both movies got mixed reviews but she was evolved in her acting skills. Then she was seen in two movies Hum Kisise Kum Nahin and Devdas in 2002 both the movies were hit at the Box Office. In 2004 she did Khakee and Kyun Ho Gaya Na one was a hit and other was failed at the Box Office respectively. She was seen in the movie Shabd in 2005. She was featured in the Item song in Bunty Aur Babli in 2005, which was a chartbuster. She acted in Umrao Jaan and Dhoom 2 in 2006 and both movies were loved by the fans. In 2007 she was seen in Guru the film was highly praised all over and she received a lot of appreciation for her great acting. In the year she did Jodhaa Akhbar and Sarkar Raj, both the movie received mixed reviews. She got married to Abhisekh Bachchan in April 2007. Since then she did few movie some of them are Jazbaa in 2015, Sarbjit in 2016, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil 2017.
Achievements of Aishwarya Rai
• She won the Best Actress Award twice, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (2000) and Devdas (2002).
• She won the Best Supporting Actress award for the movie Mohabattein.
• She was awarded Padma Shri by the Government of India in the year 2009.