Nick Name: Ash, Gullu, Aishu.
Address: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Pratiksha (Residence of Amitabh Bachchan), 10th Rd, J.V.P.D. Scheme, Bombay 400049
Height: 5′ 7″ (1.70 m)
Education: Bachelor of Architecture.
Debut Film: “Iruvar” (Tamil) directed by Mani Ratnam, Aur Pyar Ho Gaya (Hindi) directed by Rahul Rawail
Femina Miss India World Title (1994)
International Indian Film Academy awards: Best actress for “Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam “(2000), Best Actress for “Devdas” (2003),
Filmfare Awards: Best Actress (Tamil) For “Jeans “(1999), Best Actress for “Hum Dil De Sanam” (2000), Best Actress for “Devdas” (2003)
Aishwarya Rai Mini Biography
Aishwarya Rai made her debut with Mani Ratnam’s “Iruvar” (Tamil). Aishwarya received critical acclaim for her performance in “Iruvar”. She was introduced to Bollywood by film director Rahul Rawail in his film”Aur Pyar Ho Gaya” and she won the Best Female Debutant Award for her performance in this film. The turning point in her acting career came with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ” Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam” and she went on to win International Indian Film Academy Best Actress award and the Fimlfare Best Actress Award for her performance.
Aishwarya did a number of movies with different directors such as Aditya Chopra (Mohabbatein) and Satish kaushik (Hamara Dil Aap Ke Pas Hai). Aishwarya again worked with Sanjay Leela Bhansali in the film “Devdas” which became memorable in a number of ways- “Devdas” was the biggest blockbuster of the film Industry and the first Bollywood movie to have special screening at Canne’s Film Festival. Later, Ash was made a member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival, the first Indian actress to have this honour. She also featured on the covers of India Today and the Time Magazine. Time Magazine has also listed her in their list of the “100 Most Influential People in the World Today”. She also became the first Indian female actress to be immortalized in wax at the world famous Madame Tussaud’s wax museum in London. Aishwarya is married to Bollywood star Abhisekh Bachchan.
Aishwarya Rai Filmography
Action Replay (5 Nov 2010) (Released)
Robot (1 Oct 2010) (Released)
Raavan (18 Jun 2010) (Released)
Dhun (1 Jan 2010) (Released)
Sarkar Raj (6 Jun 2008) (Released)
Jodhaa Akbar (15 Feb 2008) (Released)
Provoked (6 Apr 2007) (Released)
Guru (12 Jan 2007) (Released)
Dhoom 2 (24 Nov 2006) (Released)
Umrao Jaan (3 Nov 2006) (Released)
The Last Legion (1 Jan 2006) (Released)
The Mistress of Spices (1 Jan 2006) (Released)
Bunty Aur Babli (27 May 2005) (Released)
Shabd (2 Apr 2005) (Released)
Raincoat (24 Dec 2004) (Released)
Balle Balle! From Amritsar to L A (8 Oct 2004) (Released)
Kyun! Ho Gaya Na (13 Aug 2004) (Released)
Khakee (23 Jan 2004) (Released)
Kuch Naa Kaho (5 Sep 2003) (Released)
Dil Ka Rishta (17 Jan 2003) (Released)
Chokher Bali (1 Jan 2003) (Released)
Shakti – The Power (20 Sep 2002) (Released)
Devdas (12 Jul 2002) (Released)
23rd March 1931 Shaheed (7 Jun 2002) (Released)
Hum Kisi Se Kum Nahin (31 May 2002) (Released)
Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (24 May 2002) (Released)
Albela (20 Apr 2001) (Released)
Mohabbatein (27 Oct 2000) (Released)
Dhaai Akshar Prem Ke (29 Sep 2000) (Released)
Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai (24 Aug 2000) (Released)
Josh (9 Jun 2000) (Released)
Mela (7 Jan 2000) (Released)
Hum Panchhi Ek Daal Ke (1 Jan 2000) (Released)
Radheshyam Seetaram (2000) (Released)
Taal (13 Aug 1999) (Released)
Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (18 Jun 1999) (Released)
Aa Ab Laut Chalen (22 Jan 1999) (Released)
Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya (15 Aug 1997) (Released)
- A Tulip named after her name.
- Ash turned down the role opposite Jackie Chan in the movie “Time Breaker”.
- She made her first commercial for Camlin Pencil when she was in 9th grade.
- She suffered an accident on the sets of “Khakee” when a car driven by a stuntman got out of control.
- Aishwarya Rai is now married to Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan, son of the Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan.
- She won miss photogenic and miss World Title at London (1994)
- She won Femina Miss India World Title (1994)