Aishwarya Rai, known as Aishwarya Rai Bachchan after her marriage, 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 is 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, following which she achieved wider success with her collaborations with the filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Devdas.
As Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor made headlines with their Cannes appearances, ‘I’ actress Amy Jackson too commanded her share of the limelight at the French Riviera. IndiaTimes
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was trolled for her PURPLE LIPSTICK that she donned in Cannes Film Festival 2016. A year later, Aishwarya chose to react on the same and clarify. Watch the video. Source: Bollywood NOW -
After Deepika Padukone and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, it is now Sonam Kapoor who is making headlines for her gorgeous outfits at Cannes 2017. The 31-year-old diva recently took the red carpet by storm at.. Zee News
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is back in town after rocking the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival 2017. The actress presented her first film at Cannes, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Devdas.
Though, the actress.. DNA
After Bollywood beauties like Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Shruti Haasan and Mallika Sherawat sizzled on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival this year, it was Sonam Kapoor’s turn.. IndiaTimes
Aishwarya Rai's father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan and husband Abhishek Bachchan are quite active on social networking platforms, and keep in touch with their fans through them. Zee News Also reported by •Bollywood Life
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan decided to give a befitting reply to the criticism she received for her purple lips at the Cannes Film Festival last year as she flaunted the colour again this time.
The.. Deccan Herald Also reported by •DNA
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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a Cannes red carpet regular and while she has mostly received praise for her fashion choices, there have been times when the actress has faced flak for her looks, but the.. DNA