Aishwarya Krishnaraj Rai, born on November 1, 1973 model and actress from India, currently the highest paid in that country?. Aishwarya Rai (Ash) is one of the most prominent women in Bollywood.
The Indian shot to fame when her striking beauty, poise and commanding intelligence won her the Miss World crown in 1994. This former architecture major soon became one of the most famous models from India working in a prestigious Pepsi campaign and appearing in Vogue magazine.
The top Bollywood directors were soon lining up to work with Ash. His debut film "Iruvar" in Mani Rathnam was critically acclaimed, and his performance in "... Aur Paar Ho Gaya" Rahul Rawail in 1997 earned him the award for best female newcomer. In 2000 he was awarded Best Actress for FilmFare and Zee Cine for her work in "Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam" Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and that same year was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her special appearance in Aditya Chopra's Mohabbatein . In 2001 Ash was nominated for Best Actress FilmFare for his work in "Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai" by Satish Kaushik.
Ash's star continued to shine in 2002, working again with Sanjay Leela Bhansali in "Devdas". 'Devdas' is the film most ambitious and most successful in history of Bollywood. It was the first Bollywood production to be shown at the Cannes Film Festival this year, and broke box office records in the U.S. Indiay. Derek Elley of Daily Variety, Devdas described as "... one of the most lavish productions of Bollywood history ... ". Elley describes Ash as "almost like Audrey Hepburn." Moulin Rouge director Luhrmann Bax said "I loved his work in Devdas" and Julia Robertsla calls "the most beautiful woman in the world." In 2003 he gave even more exciting opportunities. Ash became the first Indian actor to be a juror at the Cannes Film Festival.
Ash is also a member of the L'Oreal Dream Team, along with beauties such as Catherine Deneuve. Appeared on the cover of IndiaToday and Time magazine. The magazine considered it one of the 100 most influential people in the world today. Ash was also listed in the list of the hottest people of Rolling Stone, and the list of most attractive women of Hello .. Ash completed filming "Bride and Prejudice", a remake of the classic Jane Austin, along with actor Martin Henderson, directed by Gurinder Chadha, and was released in October in India in the United Kingdom. In late 2004 Ash released his "official website" www.AishwaryaWorld.com, and had the honor of being the first Indian to be immortalized in wax at the famous wax museum Madame Tussaud of Londers. The year 2005 started very well. Aishwarya became the first Bollywood star to be interviewed on 60 Minutes. 60 Minutes is the number 1 news program in America. It also has scheduled the filming of "Chaos" opposite Meryl Streep, "Singularity" by director Roland Joffe and "Windfall - the Bhopal Story", which also serve as executive producer.
In April 2007 she married Indian actor Abhishek Bachchan, Hindu religion, son of well-known actor Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bhaduri. The ceremony was attended by several Hollywood actors and thousands of people came to see the artists.
For the second time has filmed a movie in America. After Dhoom 2 in 2006, filmed in Brazil, Aishwarya in September 2008 traveled to Cusco, Peru, to shoot a song with actor Tamil cinema Rajnikant for Robot or Endhiran movie. Following his departure from Cusco on 16 September, after a week of filming, is said to have traveled to Brazil again to complete the shooting of Endhiran.