The world’s most beautiful lady is Bollywood’s proudest possession. We’re talking about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. She stands tall as one of the leading ladies of Hindi Cinema and is considered to very ‘influential’. And why not? looking back at her life, one can say she totally deserves all the attention and respect she gets.
Hailing from Karnataka, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was born in a simple home where she imbibed ethical and spiritual values. She was a topper in zoology and wanted to become an architect. However, fate had other plans for her. She decided to give up studies and pursue modelling. And well, she made the right choice!! Rai acted in a couple of advertisements and was the runners-up for the Miss India Pageant in 1994.
Aishwarya’s biggest achievement was winning the ‘Miss World’ title in the year 1994. She then began getting a lot of film offers and decided to debut in Mani Ratnam’s Tamil film Iruvar. However, she got her big break in the film industry with the success of the film Jeans. Her Bollywood career began with the film Aao Ab Laut Chale for which which she won the most promising debutant award. from then on there has been no stopping!
Some of her best Bollywood roles have been in the super hits like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Taal, Mohabbatein, Devdas, Chokher Bali, Raincoat, Umrao Jaan, Dhoom 2, Guru, Jodha Akbar, Robot etc.
She also starred in a couple of English films including Bride & Prejudice, Mistress of Spices, Provoked, The Last Legion and The Pink Panther 2. She also appeared at the Cannes Film festival and then The Oprah Winfrey Show.
Apart from films, Aishwarya has also done a lot of charitable works. She also did a lot of endorsements. Aishwarya broke her much talked about relationship with Salman Khan after she claimed to be abused by the actor.
The Big fat Indian wedding
Aishwarya Rai went on to marry Abhishek Bachchan in the year 2007. They had appeared in a couple of films before and after heir wedding. Abhishek and Aishwarya were blessed with a baby girl in the year 2011 and named her Aaradhya Bachchan.
Aishwarya’s journey so far has been a good one, something worth talking about. Not just a brilliant model but she has established herself as a talented actress, adorable daughter, dutiful bahu, beautiful wife and a dedicated mother.
Bollywood and all its readers wishes Aishwarya Rai Bachchan a very happy birthday!!