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Aishwarya Rai is a Actor Indian born on 1 november 1973 at Mangalore (Inde)

Aishwarya Rai

Aishwarya Rai
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Birth name Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Nationality Inde
Birth 1 november 1973 (50 years) at Mangalore (Inde)
Awards Officier des Arts et des Lettres‎, Padma Shri, Filmfare Awards

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (born 1 November 1973), known as Aishwarya Rai (before marriage with Abhishek Bachchan) is an Indian actress and the winner of the Miss World pageant of 1994. Through her successful Bollywood career, she has established herself as one the most popular and high-profile celebrities in India. Rai has received several awards, including two Filmfare Awards from ten nominations. She was awarded 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 been cited in the media as the "most beautiful woman in the world".

While in college, Rai did a few modelling assignments. Following appearances in several television commercials, she entered into 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 with the 1997 Tamil film Iruvar and had her first Hindi film release in Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya the same year. Her first commercial success was the Tamil romantic drama Jeans (1998), following which she achieved wider success and two Best Actress awards at Filmfare for her performances in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999) and Devdas (2002). She garnered critical appreciation for portraying Rabindranath Tagore's heroine, Binodini, in the Bengali film Chokher Bali (2003) and a depressed woman in the relationship drama Raincoat (2004). Rai's greatest commercial successes have been the adventure film Dhoom 2 (2006), the historical romance Jodhaa Akbar (2008), and the science fiction film Enthiran (2010). She also received praise for performing a nurse in the drama Guzaarish (2010).

Rai's off-screen roles include duties as a brand ambassador for several charity organisations and campaigns. She is a Goodwill Ambassador for the Joint United Nations Programme on AIDS (UNAIDS).


In 1999, Rai began dating Bollywood actor Salman Khan; their relationship was often reported in the media until the couple separated in 2001. Rai cited "abuse (verbal, physical and emotional), infidelity and indignity" on the part of Khan as reasons for ending the relationship.

Though they both appeared in Dhai Akshar Prem Ke (in which her then longtime boyfriend, Salman Khan, had a brief cameo) and Kuch Naa Kaho, Abhishek Bachchan fell in love with Aishwarya whilst filming Dhoom 2. Their engagement was announced on 14 January 2007 and later confirmed by his father, Amitabh Bachchan. The couple married on 20 April 2007 according to traditional Hindu rites of the Bunt community, to which she belongs. Token North Indian and Bengali ceremonies were also performed. The wedding took place in a private ceremony at the Bachchan residence, "Prateeksha", in Juhu, Mumbai. They have been described as a supercouple in the Indian media. Rai is very close to her family and lived with them in Bandra, Mumbai, until her marriage. Rai is Hindu and deeply religious. Her international presence shot up when Abhishek Bachchan accompanied her to the Cannes Film festival shortly after their marriage, and later to The Oprah Winfrey Show, appearing on 28 September 2009. They were described as being more famous as a couple than Brangelina.

Rai gave birth to a baby girl on 16 November 2011. Her daughter became popularly known by the name of "Beti B", a name attributed to her by fans and the media, since the couple took over four months to name their daughter. The baby girl was finally named Aaradhya Bachchan in March 2012.

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Filmography of Aishwarya Rai (52 films)

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Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
Directed by Karan Johar
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Aishwarya Rai, Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma, Fawad Afzal Khan, Lisa Haydon, Shahrukh Khan
Roles Saba
Rating58% 2.902132.902132.902132.902132.90213
Ayan tombe amoureux de son âme sœur, Alizeh, mais elle ne pas le sentiment aller et venir. Plus tard, une relation avec Saba lui permet de se rendre compte de la valeur Alizeh dans sa vie, indépendamment de leur statut de relation.
Sarbjit (2016)

Genres Drama
Actors Aishwarya Rai, Randeep Hooda, Richa Chadda, Ankur Bhatia, Samiksha Bhatnagar
Roles Dalbir Kaur
Rating72% 3.648643.648643.648643.648643.64864
Sarabjit Singh est un indien condamné à mort par la Cour suprême du Pakistan en 1991 et qui a passé 22 ans en prison pour terrorisme et espionnage.
Jazbaa (2015)
, 1h59
Directed by Sanjay Gupta
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films, Bollywood
Actors Aishwarya Rai, Irrfan Khan, Shabana Azmi, Anupam Kher, Chandan Roy Sanyal, Jackie Shroff
Roles Anuradha Verma
Rating57% 2.8547852.8547852.8547852.8547852.854785
Anuradha Verma (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) is a prominent criminal lawyer and a single mother who has never lost a case. One day her daughter Sanaya (Sara Arjun) is kidnapped and no ransom is demanded, but instead the kidnapper contacts her and tells her that she has to defend a convicted felon to get her daughter back. The felon is Miyaaz Shaikh (Chandan Roy Sanyal) who is convicted for rape and murder of a young woman and the case against him is set for judgment in four days. The kidnapper keeps track of Anuradha very closely to make sure she complies with his demand. With the pressure of time against her, Anuradha tries to get help from her suspended police friend Yohan (Irrfan Khan) who has been suspended from the police force for flaunting the rules and regulations too often. The case against Miyaaz Shaikh is handled by a renowned public prosecutor (Atul Kulkarni) who has been defeated by Anuradha and hence has a long time professional rivalry against her. Anuradha races against time and saves her daughter by twisting the laws to win the case.
A New Love Ishtory, 2h20
Genres Comedy, Romance
Actors Himesh Reshammiya, Raqesh Vashisth, Aishwarya Rai, Parminder Ghumman
Rating60% 3.0039753.0039753.0039753.0039753.003975
Sukku (Himesh Reshammiya) is an unemployed stuntman that was once forced to sell his sperm for money. Now he's faced with the appearance of a daughter from that donation, who tracked him down after bribing a ward boy. Initially unwilling to get to know her, Sukku and his daughter begin to bond- much to the chagrin of her wealthy mother, who wants nothing to do with men. Sukku and his daughter must now find a way to convince her mother that they are indeed a family and that not all men are bad.
Raavan (2010)
, 2h10
Directed by Mani Ratnam
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Psychologie, Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Musical films, Bollywood
Actors Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Vikram, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Priyaman, Govinda
Roles Ragini
Rating53% 2.699822.699822.699822.699822.69982
The film opens with shots showing Beera Munda (Abhishek Bachchan), a bandit, jumping off a cliff into the water. His gang is busy distracting the police and a few police vehicles are set ablaze.
Enthiran (2010)
, 2h45
Directed by S. Shankar
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Comedy, Fantasy, Action, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Comedy science fiction films, Films set in the future, Musical films, Robot films
Actors Rajinikanth, Aishwarya Rai, Danny Denzongpa, Santhanam, Karunas Sethu, Devadarshini
Roles Sana
Rating70% 3.548123.548123.548123.548123.54812
After a decade of research, the scientist Dr. Vaseegaran creates a sophisticated android robot with the help of his assistants, Siva and Ravi, in order to commission it into the Indian Army. He introduces the robot, named Chitti, at a robotics conference in Chennai. Chitti helps Sana, Vaseegaran's medical student girlfriend, cheat in her examination, then saves her from being assaulted by a group of thugs. Vaseegaran's mentor, Professor Bohra, is secretly engaged in a project to create similar android robots for a terrorist organisation, but has so far been unsuccessful.
Action Replayy, 2h9
Directed by Vipul Amrutlal Shah
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Comedy, Romance
Themes Comedy science fiction films
Actors Akshay Kumar, Aishwarya Rai, Neha Dhupia, Aditya Roy Kapur, Sudeepaa Singh, Om Puri
Roles Mala Malhotra
Rating43% 2.156152.156152.156152.156152.15615
The story focuses on Kishen (Akshay Kumar), a well-to-do businessman, who is unhappily married to Mala (Aishwarya Rai). They have a grown-up son, Bunty (Aditya Roy Kapoor), who does not want to get married because of the loveless relationship between his parents. Bunty's girlfriend, Tanya (Sudeepa Singh), keeps proposing to him but he always rejects. On their 35th anniversary, Kishen and Mala get in an argument because of her friend Kundan (Rannvijay Singh). Kundan had been in love with Mala for 30 years and still dislikes Kishen. This leads to a fight between Kishen and Kundan. After the fight, Tanya takes Bunty to her grandfather, Anthony Gonsalves (Randhir Kapoor), who happens to be a scientist and he is working on a time machine.
Guzaarish (2010)
, 2h6
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Films about euthanasia, Films about magic and magicians, Medical-themed films, Films about music and musicians, Musical films, Films about disabilities, Bollywood
Actors Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai, Rajit Kapur, Shernaz Patel, Aditya Roy Kapur, Suhel Seth
Roles Sophie D'souza
Rating73% 3.6993753.6993753.6993753.6993753.699375
The story, which is set in Goa, is about a quadriplegic magician and radio jockey named Ethan Mascarenhas (Hrithik Roshan). Sofia D'Souza (Aishwarya Rai) has been his nurse for the past twelve years. On the fourteenth anniversary of his accident, Ethan decides to file an appeal to the court for euthanasia (mercy killing) with the help of his best friend and lawyer Devyani Dutta (Shernaz Patel). Ethan's mother, Isabel Mascarenhas (Nafisa Ali), also supports him in his petition, backing her son's demand. A young man named Omar Siddiqui (Aditya Roy Kapoor) enters Ethan's life to learn magic from him.
Raavanan (2010)
, 2h8
Directed by Mani Ratnam
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Psychologie, Films about sexuality, Rape in fiction, Musical films
Actors Vikram, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Aishwarya Rai, Karthik, Prabhu, Priyaman
Roles Ragini Subramaniam
Rating68% 3.4484053.4484053.4484053.4484053.448405
The film opens with shots showing Veeraiya (Vikram) jumping off a cliff into water. His gang is busy distracting the police. Police vehicles are set ablaze and women seduce policemen into a trap whereby Veera's henchmen attack. The police are ruthlessly murdered. Raagini (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), whilst on a boating trip, is kidnapped by Veera. Dev Prakash (Prithviraj Sukumaran), her husband and a senior police officer, is informed of the incident.
The Pink Panther 2, 1h32
Directed by Harald Zwart
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Action, Adventure
Actors Steve Martin, Jean Reno, Alfred Molina, Emily Mortimer, Aishwarya Rai, Andy García
Roles Sonia
Rating56% 2.8013952.8013952.8013952.8013952.801395
When the master thief the Tornado steals expensive artifacts from around the world, France assembles a Dream Team of Amateur Detectives to solve the case. Inspector Clouseau is reassigned from his task as a parking officer by Chief Inspector Dreyfus to join the Dream Team in Japan, site of the Tornado's recent heist. At the airport, as soon as he steps over the border and leaves France, news breaks that the Pink Panther Diamond has been stolen, prompting Clouseau, who had up to that point been wary of leaving, to say, "I told you". Clouseau travels back to the scene of the crime and joins the other members of the Dream Team: Inspector Pepperidge, from Great Britain; Vincenzo, from Italy; Kenji, an electronics specialist from Japan; and Sonia, a researcher and criminology expert from India. They go to Rome to investigate a black market fence, Alonso Avellaneda, who deals with The Tornado. Assuming he is The Tornado, the Dream Team question him while Clouseau snoops around. Avellaneda vindicates himself by demonstrating that he lacks a bullet-wound to the right shoulder that the Tornado suffered over a decade ago. After they leave, he meets with the real Tornado.
Jodhaa Akbar, 3h33
Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, War, Biography, Action, Adventure, Historical, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Politique, Films about religion, Musical films, Political films, Films about Islam, Bollywood, Films about royalty
Actors Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai, Sonu Sood, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Suhasini Mulay, Raza Murad
Roles Rajkumari Jodhaa Bai
Rating74% 3.7493.7493.7493.7493.749
Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth-century love story about a political marriage of convenience between a Mughal emperor, Akbar, and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa.
Sarkar Raj
Sarkar Raj (2008)
, 2h5
Directed by Ram Gopal Varma
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Films about music and musicians, Politique, Musical films, Political films, Bollywood
Actors Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Dilip Prabhavalkar, Govind Namdev, Supriya Pathak
Roles Anita Rajan
Rating66% 3.349143.349143.349143.349143.34914
The sequel is chronologically set two years after the original film. Anita Rajan (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), CEO of an international electrical power firm based in London, holds a meeting with Mike Rajan (Victor Banerjee), her father and boss and Hassan Qazi, as a seemingly shady adviser and facilitator; regarding an ambitious proposal to set up a multi-million dollar power plant in rural parts of the state of Maharashtra in India.
Guru (2007)
, 2h46
Directed by Mani Ratnam, Ranjith
Origin Inde
Genres Drama, Biography, Historical, Musical, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films, Bollywood
Actors Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, R. Madhavan, Vidya Balan, Mithun Chakraborty, Aarya Babbar
Roles Sujata Desai
Rating76% 3.8475853.8475853.8475853.8475853.847585
The beginning of the film is set in 1951 in a small village of Idar in Sabarkantha district, northern Gujarat, a young man named Gurukant "Guru" Desai (Abhishek Bachchan) dreams of making it big some day. His father (Rajendra Gupta), the headmaster of the village school, tells him not to dream and that dreams never come true. Gurukant decides to go to Turkey and enter the spice trade; later, he is promoted but refuses the job, as he wants to work for himself. Back in his village, he marries Sujata (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan), mainly because of the dowry she brings him. Along with Sujata and her brother Jignesh (Arya Babbar), Guru migrates to Bombay and starts trading in cloth. Gradually, he expands his business and sets up manufacturing units of his own, under the name "Shakti Corporation".
The Last Legion, 1h42
Origin France
Genres Drama, War, Thriller, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about magic and magicians, Sports films, Martial arts films
Actors Colin Firth, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Ben Kingsley, Edgar Givry, Aishwarya Rai, Peter Mullan
Roles Mira
Rating54% 2.702282.702282.702282.702282.70228
The film is narrated by Ambrosinus, native to Britain, who knows of a legend concerning the sword of Julius Caesar, which was hidden away from evil men. It begins shortly before the coronation of Romulus Augustulus as Emperor in 475.
Provoked: A True Story, 2h13
Directed by Jag Mundhra
Origin Inde
Genres Drama
Themes Films about alcoholism, Films about families, Feminist films, Films about immigration, La précarité, Films about domestic violence
Actors Aishwarya Rai, Robbie Coltrane, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews, Nandita Das, Ray Panthaki
Roles Kiranjit Ahluwalia
Rating63% 3.199133.199133.199133.199133.19913
Kiranjit Ahluwalia (Aishwarya Rai), a Punjabi woman, marries Deepak Ahluwalia (Naveen Andrews) in an arranged marriage and moves to Southall, UK with him to be closer to his family. Initially he seems caring and affectionate towards her but soon enough the true colors of her husband begin to show as Deepak gradually reveals a darker, threatening, and even sociopathic side of himself. After enduring ten years of abuse and having two children with him, Kiranjit, unable to bear the brutality and repeated rapes at the hands of her husband any longer, sets fire to his feet while he is sleeping, unintentionally killing him. Charged with murder, her case comes to the notice of a group of South Asian social workers running an under funded organization called the Southall Black Sisters.