Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai (born 1 November 1973) is an Indian movie actress. She worked as a model before starting her acting career. Rai won the Miss World pageant in 1994. Rai has acted in over 40 movies in Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, and Bengali.
The media often lists her as the “most beautiful woman in the world”. Rai started acting in Mani Ratnam’s Tamil movie Iruvar (1997). She had her first commercial success in the Tamil movie Jeans (1998). She gained the attention of Bollywood through the movie Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999), directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Her performance won her the Filmfare Best Actress Award. In 2002 she appeared in Bhansali’s Devdas. She won her second Filmfare Best Actress Award for this movie.
After a setback in her career during 2003–2005, she was in Dhoom 2 (2006), which was her biggest commercial success in India. She later appeared in movies like Guru (2007), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), and Enthiran (2010), which were commercially and critically successful.
Now her upcoming movie is Sarbjit directed by Omung Kumar. The film stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Randeep Hooda in lead roles, with Richa Chadha and Darshan Kumaar essaying supporting roles in the film release on 20 May 2016.