(biography, photos, videos) Aishwarya Rai
Aishwarya Rai: biography
Aishwarya Rai — unique Indian actress who achieved incredible fame outside India. Beauty has conquered the world, receiving the title of «Miss World» in 1994, and after that became the first bollywood star, and then Hollywood.
Aishwarya was born on 1 November 1973 in the Indian city of Mangalore. Her family was quite respected and wealthy: the father Krishnaraja held the honorary position of officer in the merchant Navy and was the last man in the city, and the mother Vrinda was a popular and famous writer. From early childhood, a Paradise characterized by a love of art and, like many Indian girls, studied dance and music. Soon the family moved to Paradise city of Bombay, where the future actress went to a prestigious College. A bit in India could afford such a good education, she had studied languages, in particular English, which helped her future career.
But to become an actress or a model movie star was not originally planned. Her favorite school subject was Zoology, and she wanted to be a vet or doctor. But soon her achievements in that science were less impressive, and Paradise was lost interest. She admired the beauty and practicality of buildings. Aishwarya wanted to become a famous architect whose works could please the eyes of people for many years. So the actress has been admitted to the College of arts, but soon traded him to opportunity to start a career in modeling.
Aishwarya Rai: the business model
In early childhood the girls surrounding people noted the extraordinary beauty of Aishwarya. When she turned eighteen, the girl was invited to a modeling Agency. Debut on the catwalk Paradise was quite successful, and she began to visit the various beauty pageants, which brought the first victory just a few months after the start of her career.
Aishwarya was the winner of the competition of supermodels, organized by the famous Ford company. After some time, Indian beauty graced the cover of the famous American magazine «
When in 1994, Rai applied for participation in the competition «Miss India», she instantly was among the favorites were predicted to take first place. But the incredible happened, as the star of the catwalk not received the crown and title «Miss India» went to another girl named Sushmita Saint. Paradise took second place and became the winner of the title «Miss India World».
Lose at the competition, the girl took quite easily, she continued to smile at the audience even after the crown was awarded to another contender. Moreover, in the same year, Rai took part in the international competition «
Aishwarya Rai movies
In 1997, Aishwarya made the decision to leave modeling and pursue an acting career. Her film debut was a semi-biographical drama «Tandem», has earned the title of «Best film» at the International film festival in Belgrade. The film was shot in Tamil, which is an aspiring actress just didn’t know and therefore, her character began to speak in a voice other tamilkamakathai actress Rohini.
After this successful beginning, Heaven has accepted the offer to play in the romantic Comedy «And they loved each other.» The ribbon was expecting a commercial failure, and the storyline and acting Aishwarya was scarified in down and ashes. In the end, Aishwarya decided to improve their acting skills in his next project made a bet that she better get with child dancing. Painting «Innocent lies» was released in 1998 and was received very flattering reviews, a special admiration for got dance skills Paradise.
The present recognition has come to Paradise after the release of the film «Forever yours.» She played the role of the protagonist Nandini, a girl who fell in love with an Italian musician, but was forced to marry another. This time critics have noted emotional game actress. In 2000, Aishwarya received its first award «Best actress» for this film.But the actress was not going to stop there and wanted international recognition. Soon Aishwarya Paradise had a chance.
In 2002, she took part in shooting of musical melodrama «Devdas». The film was shown in the framework of the Cannes film Festival, and Time magazine named him one of the best films of the Millennium. Thanks to him, Aishwarya has become one of the most popular Actresses of bollywood and also received his first international recognition as a movie actress. The journalist of «Empire» Alan Morrison praised the acting Paradise.
The first step on the way to conquer Hollywood for the star Indian cinema has become part in the English film «Bride & prejudice», the Foundation of which is laid the events of the popular book «Pride and prejudice», adapted to the realities of India. The tape was released in 2004 and proved very successful, allowing the actress to pursue a career in international cinema. The next project was the painting «mistress of spices», also filmed by the American company in English. Interest to the person Aishwarya were increasing, and asked her many popular foreign talk show («Oprah Winfrey Show», «Show David Letterman», etc.)
In 2007, Paradise appeared in the science fiction Thriller «the Last Legion». Her colleagues on the set became British actors that was new to bollywood stars that have played before with only Indian actors. Nevertheless, she coped well with the role, and soon received an offer to play in the movie «Pink Panther 2», where he met with world-class actors Steve Martin and Jean Reno.
Aishwarya Rai: social activity
Like many actors and models, Aishwarya spend a lot of time on social activities. Many times it became representative of the most famous brands in 1999, and Paradise became Ambassador of Elegance from the company «Longines», 2003 — the face of a major cosmetic brand «l’oréal» along with such famous American artists as Eva Longoria, Andie MacDowell and Penelope Cruz.
In 2004, the actress founded the «Fund Aishwaria Paradise», whose main purpose is to help needy people of India.
In February 2005, along with other stars of bollywood Aishwarya performed at the concert «HELP! Telethon Concert», which raised money for people affected by the tsunami. She became the founder of a school for underprivileged girls of India, opened in the town Daulatpur.
Aishwarya Rai: personal life
In 1999, Aishwarya was Dating bollywood actor Salman Khan. The pair often appeared in the news, but after two years sold. The reason for the divorce, the actress called the regular insults and humiliation by their partner. However, the Khan allegations about similar misconduct objection, as stated in an interview in 2009.
In the film «Dhoom 2: Real feelings» in 2006, Paradise met actor
Aishwarya Rai: filmography
- And they loved each other
- Forever yours
- Bride and prejudice
- The mistress of spices
- The last Legion
- The pink Panther 2
- Mutual attraction
Aishwarya Rai: photos