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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Name in Native Language: "ಐಶ್ವರ್ಯ ರೈ" (TCY)
Actress | * 11/01/1973 (45) | Mangalore, Karnataka, India
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Aishwarya Rai (born 1 November 1973), also known by her married name Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an Indian actress, model and the winner of the Miss World 1994 pageant. Through her successful acting career, she has established herself as one of the most popular and influential celebrities in India. Rai has received numerous accolades, including two Filmfare Awards from eleven nominations, and she was honoured with the Padma Shri by the Government of India in 2009 and the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the Government of France in 2012. She has often been cited in the media as "the most beautiful woman in the world". While in college, Rai did a few modelling jobs. Following appearances in several television commercials, she entered the Miss India pageant, in which she placed second. She was then crowned Miss World 1994, after which she began receiving offers to act in film. She made her acting debut in Mani Ratnam's 1997 Tamil film Iruvar and had her first Hindi film release in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya that same year. Her first commercial success was the Tamil romantic drama ()
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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is an Indian actress and former Miss World. Before starting her acting career, she worked as a model and ultimately won the Miss World title in 1994. Rai has acted in over 40 movies in Hindi, English, Tamil and Bengali, which include few international productions. Often cited by the media as the most beautiful woman in the world, Rai made her movie debut in Mani Ratnam's Tamil film Iruvar (1997) and had her first commercial success in the Tamil movie Jeans (1998). She gained the attention of Bollywood through the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999), directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Her performance in the film won her the Filmfare Best Actress Award. In 2002 she appeared in Bhansali's Devdas, for which she won her second Filmfare Best Actress Award. After a setback in her career during 2003–2005, she appeared in Dhoom 2 (2006), which turned out to be her biggest commercial success in bollywood. She later appeared in films like Guru (2007), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), and Enthiran (2010) which were commercially successful and critically acclaimed. Rai, thus established herself as one of the leading actresses in Bollywood. In 2009, she was honored with the Padma Shri by the Government of India.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Romance / Love | Comedies

Known for these Movies & Shows

Jodhaa Akbar

PG-13

2008 | 3.9/5 | 3h 33min
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Bride & Prejudice

Certification unknown

2004 | 3.3/5 | 1h 51min
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Devdas

Certification unknown

2002 | 3.8/5 | 3h 5min
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Awards & Nominations for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Officier Des Arts Et Des Lettres‎ Padma Shri in Arts

Movies with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as Actress(44)

as Baby Singh aka Sumitra Singh2018 Fanney Khan
as Dalbir Kaur2016 Sarbjit
as Saba2016 Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
as Anuradha Verma2015 Jazbaa
as Mala Malhotra2010 Action Replayy
as Sana2010 Enthiran
as Sophie D'souza2010 Guzaarish
as Ragini2010 Raavan
as Ragini Subramaniam2010 Raavanan
as Sonia2009 The Pink Panther 2
as Anita Rajan2008 Sarkar Raj
as Rajkumari Jodhaa Bai2008 Jodhaa Akbar
as Kiranjit Ahluwalia2007 Provoked: A True Story
as Mira2007 The Last Legion
as Sujata Desai2007 Guru
as Ameeran2006 Umrao Jaan
as Sunehri2006 Dhoom 2
as Antara Vashisth/Tammana2005 Shabd
as Special Appearance in Kajra re2005 Bunty Aur Babli
as Mahalaxshmi2004 Khakee
as Diya Malhotra2004 Kyun...! Ho Gaya Na
as Neerja "Neeru"2004 Raincoat
as Lalita Bakshi2004 Bride & Prejudice
as Binodini2003 Eye Sore (Chokher Bali)
as Namrata Shrivastav2003 Kuch Naa Kaho
as Tia Sharma2003 Dil Ka Rishta
as Parvati "Paro" Chakraborty2002 Devdas
as Special Appearance2002 Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam
as Sonia2001 Albela
as Meenaskhi2000 Kandukondain Kandukondain
as Sahiba Grewal2000 Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke
as Megha2000 Mohabbatein
as Preeti Vyas2000 Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai
as Shirley2000 Josh
as Special Appearance as Aishwarya Rai1999 Ravoyi Chandamama
as Pooja Walia1999 Aa ab Laut Chalen
as Nandini1999 Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam
as Mansi1999 Taal
as Madhumitha / Vaishnavi1998 Jeans
as Kalpana / Pushpa1997 Iruvar
as Ashi Kapoor1997 Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya

Additional Information

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Citizenship: India
Born: 11/01/1973 in Mangalore (current age: 45)
Zodiac sign: Scorpio (Chinese zodiac sign: Ox)
Languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES), Marathi (MR), Tamil (TA), Tulu
Educated at: University of Mumbai
Spouses (current/former): Abhishek Bachchan
Other names for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Aishwarya Rai"
"Aishwariya Rai"
"ऐश्वर्या राय"
"아이슈와라 라이"
"아이쉬와라 라이"
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1609, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 01/06/2019