Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan,born 1 November 1973 is an Indian film actress.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She worked as a model before starting her acting career, and ultimately won the Miss World pageant in 1994.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Rai has acted in over 40 films in Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, and Bengali.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She has been often cited by the media as the "most beautiful woman in the world".

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Rai made her acting debut in Mani Ratnam's Tamil film Iruvar.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She had her first commercial success in the Tamil movie Jeans.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She gained the attention of Bollywood through the film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999) directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Her performance in Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam won her the Filmfare Best Actress Award.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

In 2002 she appeared in Bhansali's Devdas which also won her, her second Filmfare Best Actress Award.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

After a setback in her career during 2003â€"2005, she appeared in Dhoom 2 (2006), which was her biggest commercial success in India.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She later appeared in Guru(2007)

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She also shared screen space with Hrithik Roshan in Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

In 2010, she starred in Enthiran which was a commercial and critical successful.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Rai has established herself as one of the leading actresses in Bollywood.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Rai's off-screen roles include duties as brand ambassador for various charity organisations and campaigns.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

She is married to fellow actor Abhishek Bachchan.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

In 2009 she was honoured with Padma Shri, the fourth-highest civilian award given by the Government of India.

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Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

It was revealed on 21 June 2011 by her father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan, through his blog, that she is pregnant.It has since been revealed that the baby is due in November 2011.

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Rai gave birth to a baby girl on 16 November 2011. Her daughter became quite popular by the name of "Beti B" which was christened by the fans and the media, since the couple took over four months to name their daughter. The baby girl was finally named as Aaradhya Bachchan in March 2012.

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The Government of France is conferring on her the title of Knight of Order of Arts and Letters (Chevalier Dans l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres) by the French Ambassador to India, Francois Richier on behalf of the French Government today in Mumbai.

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Rai has been appointed as goodwill ambassador for UNAIDS in 2012.

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