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Aishwarya Rai Biography

Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai was born on 1st November, 1973 in Karnataka State and settled in Mumbai. She is an actress and a model and she is active in these professions since 1991 to till date. She is one among the highest paid actress of the Indian cinema and to her credit she has won two film fare awards and was nominated for several awards. In recognition of her contribution to Indian cinema, she was conferred with Padma Shri title by Government of India, which is a rare honour being given to the people, who are extremely talented in their respective fields.

Aishwarya Rai was the first runner up in Miss India pageant and she went on to win the Miss World title in 1994, which made every Indian proud. She made her debut in 1997 in the film Iruvar, which was a bilingual film taken in Tamil and Hindi. This film has won the best film award in Belgrade International Film Festival. This was followed by the box office hit Jeans, another Tamil film. She was considered as a best actress for her great performance in the Hindi film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and the period film Devdas. She won the best actress film fare award for her performance in the former picture.

Aishwarya Rai has also acted in some failure pictures and she repeated her successful performance in the film Dhoom-2 in the year 2006 and the historical romance Jodhaa Akbar in 2008. In 2010, she acted in a thriller Sarkar Raj and played the main role in the Tamil film Enthiran in which she paired with super star Rajinikanth of Tamil film world. Having pursued her education in Mumbai, she was trained in classical dance and singing. She had acted in several advertisement films as well stands an ambassador for Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS.

Aishwarya Rai was often gossiped to marry several actors of Hindi film world and finally married Abhishek Bachchan, the son of ever great Amitabh Bachchan. She is blessed with a daughter. She has acted with many of the leading heroes of Hindi film world and she was the key reason for providing many successes like Chokher Bali, Khakee, Kyun Ho Gaya Na, and Bride and Prejudice. After five years recess, Aishwarya Rai has signed some good projects and they are to be released soon.

Aishwarya Rai had participated in several stage shows with leading stars to raise funds for good causes. She had the pride to be a jury member of Cannes Film Festival Committee. She is a great social worker and work for the cause of the downtrodden and the poor.