Few pretty faces of Bollywood have really changed the definition of talent, and Aishwarya Rai is one name that actually demonstrates perfection. Be it her looks, dancing talent or acting, Aishwarya is a complete package who has not only attracted the popular directors of the Indian film industry, but also the top-notch Hollywood directors. The gorgeous lady is counted amongst the top 50 pretty faces of the world, which is an achievement in itself.
Early Life and Acting Career
Born to a conservative Mangalorean family, Aishwarya is religious and spiritual. She has completed her graduation as an architect. However, destiny had something else in store for the gorgeous woman. In 1993, she gained public recognition when she made her appearance opposite perfectionist, Aamir Khan, for a Pepsi commercial. In the following year, she stood as the second runner up at the Femina Miss India beauty pageant. She attained global recognition after winning the Miss World pageant in 1994.
She made her debut opposite Bobby Deol in Aur Pyar Ho Gaya and soon grabbed excellent roles. She bagged Filmfare awards for her distinctive characters in movies like Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and Devdas. Apart from being a brilliant actress, Aishwarya is a flawless dancer.
Aishwarya was linked up with Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan, who started her dating after the grand success of Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam. However, the duo were separated merely two years after their relationship began, and Rai cited abuse as a reason for their separation.
Rai soon started dating Abhishek Bachchan and tied the knot with him in 2007. Aishwarya soon made a comeback with movies like Robot and Guzarish, which easily managed to impress the fans. She gave birth to a baby girl, Aaradhya, in November 2011, who is also known by the name Beti B.