Aishwarya Rai is a perfect actress to define as a complete package of Bollywood. She is one of that actress who has Beauty with Brains.
Some facts you ought to know about Aishwarya
1. Aishwarya Rai was born in a South-Indian family. Her birth name was Aishwarya Krishnaraj Rai.
2. Aishwarya Rai got her education done in Arya Vidya Mandir and DG Ruparel College. Aishwarya wanted to pursue medicine as her career.
3. Aishwarya Rai was the first actress to join the jury of International Cannes Film Festival.
4. Aishwarya was born on 1st November, 1973. She was born in Mangalore, Karnataka.
5. A Tulip was name after her in the year 2005.
6. In 2004, Aishwarya became the first Bollywood and Indian actress to have her own statue at London’s Madame Tussaud’s museum.
7. Aishwarya Rai was the 1st Runner-up in the year 1994.
8. The youngest actress to receive the Padma Shri award, the fourth highest civilian honor, from the Government of India for her contribution to cinema.
9. Aishwarya Rai got married to JR. Bachchan (Abhishek) in 2007. She has been in news for dating actors like Vivek Oberoi and Salman Khan.
10. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan gave birth to a baby girl on 16th November. The media and fans started addressing the the baby as ‘Beti B’. After 4 months the baby was named as Aaradhya Bachchan in March.
11. Aishwarya has received a lot of awards during her acting career. They are as follows:
a. 10 Filmfare Award Nominations, in which she won 2 Best Actress Trophies for Devdas and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.
b. She was awarded the Padma Shri award. The 4th highest Indian civilian by the Government for her contribution towards Indian Cinema.
c. In 2012 she was awarded the’ Ordre des Arts et des Lettres’, the second-highest Order of France.
12. As of January 2015, Rai is filming Sanjay Gupta’s action-thriller ‘Jazbaa’, co-starring Shabana Azmi and Irrfan Khan, which will mark her screen comeback after a five year absence from the screen. She has also committed to play a leading role alongside Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma in Karan Johar’s romantic drama ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’.