Articles about Aishwarya Rai Bachchan

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is an Indian actress and model who was the winner of the Miss World Pageant in 1994. She is mostly known for her work in Tamil and Bollywood films. She has been named one of the most influential and popular celebrities in India. The actress was born on November 1, 1973, in Mangalore. She has received two Filmfare awards throughout her acting career and has been honored with the Padma Shri in 2009. In 2012, the Government of France honored her with the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. Indian media has often cited her as the world’s most beautiful woman. Aishwarya made her acting debut with the 1997 Tamil film ‘Iruvar’ by Mani Ratnam. She made her Bollywood debut in the same year with ‘Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya.’ Following this, she went on to appear in Bollywood films like ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam,’ ‘Mohabbatein,’ and ‘Devdas,’ among several others. She became the first Indian actress to be on the jury of the Cannes Film Festival. She is married to actor Abhishek Bachchan and has one daughter.

Bollywood, DO NOT dare to remake these 5 classic songs

11 Jan 2022

Bollywood, DO NOT dare to remake these 5 classic songs

Bollywood has produced many musical gems that need to be preserved.

Aishwarya Rai appears before ED in Panama Papers leak case

20 Dec 2021

Aishwarya Rai appears before ED in Panama Papers leak case

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) had issued summons to actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan asking her to appear in front of its officials for questioning.

After 'Chokher Bali,' Aishwarya Rai Bachchan signs another Tagore adaptation

07 Dec 2021

After 'Chokher Bali,' Aishwarya Rai Bachchan signs another Tagore adaptation

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has signed an Indo-American project, which will be based on the musical theater Three Women, written by Rabindranath Tagore.

Aishwarya wraps up 'Ponniyin Selvan'; Part-1 releasing in summer 2022

19 Sep 2021

Aishwarya wraps up 'Ponniyin Selvan'; Part-1 releasing in summer 2022

Actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan announced Sunday that she has completed shooting for her upcoming multi-starrer project, Ponniyin Selvan.

Abhishek Bachchan resumes work in Chennai right after undergoing surgery

26 Aug 2021

Abhishek Bachchan resumes work in Chennai right after undergoing surgery

Abhishek Bachchan has resumed work in Chennai after undergoing a surgery for a "freak accident" he had suffered on the sets "last Wednesday."

'Heeramandi': What we know so far about SLB's Netflix series?

15 Aug 2021

'Heeramandi': What we know so far about SLB's Netflix series?

Netflix announced its collaboration with Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the day when the latter completed 25 years in the Hindi film industry.

Is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan playing the antagonist in 'Ponniyin Selvan'?

05 Aug 2021

Is Aishwarya Rai Bachchan playing the antagonist in 'Ponniyin Selvan'?

Ace filmmaker Mani Ratnam's upcoming magnum opus, Ponniyin Selvan is set to bring multiple popular actors on screen.

Mani Ratnam's magnum-opus 'Ponniyin Selvan' to release in two parts

20 Jul 2021

Mani Ratnam's magnum-opus 'Ponniyin Selvan' to release in two parts

Ponniyin Selvan, helmed by Mani Ratnam, is set to be made in two parts and will be released next year, as per a poster dropped recently.

Petition filed to remove Bachchan's voice from COVID-19 caller tune

07 Jan 2021

Petition filed to remove Bachchan's voice from COVID-19 caller tune

A Public Interest Litigation or PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking the removal of the Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's voice from the caller tune on precautions against the coronavirus.

'Jug Jugg Jeeyo': Varun Dhawan, Neetu Kapoor test COVID-19 positive

04 Dec 2020

'Jug Jugg Jeeyo': Varun Dhawan, Neetu Kapoor test COVID-19 positive

Amid the shooting of their upcoming film Jug Jugg Jeeyo, actors Varun Dhawan and Neetu Kapoor have tested positive for COVID-19, according to several reports.

Fatima Sana Shaikh reveals she was molested at age three

31 Oct 2020

Fatima Sana Shaikh reveals she was molested at age three

Bollywood actor Fatima Sana Shaikh has revealed that she was sexually abused as a three-year-old.

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

27 Oct 2020

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

Since Monday, reports of megastar Amitabh Bachchan getting hospitalized have been doing the rounds.

Aishwarya Rai may star in 'Andhadhun's Tamil remake

14 Oct 2020

Aishwarya Rai may star in 'Andhadhun's Tamil remake

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan might star as one of the leads in the Tamil remake of 2018 hit Bollywood movie Andhadhun.

It's a wrap for Saif, Rani's 'Bunty Aur Babli 2'

12 Sep 2020

It's a wrap for Saif, Rani's 'Bunty Aur Babli 2'

Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji, and Siddhant Chaturvedi have wrapped up filming for their upcoming crime-comedy Bunty Aur Babli 2.

Malaika Arora tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

07 Sep 2020

Malaika Arora tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

Bollywood actor and television personality Malaika Arora has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 46-year-old took to social media earlier today to reveal her diagnosis.

Arjun Kapoor tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

06 Sep 2020

Arjun Kapoor tests positive for COVID-19, quarantined at home

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The 35-year-old took to social media to inform fans about his diagnosis.

Don't take it lightly: Himansh Kohli tests positive for COVID-19

06 Sep 2020

Don't take it lightly: Himansh Kohli tests positive for COVID-19

Bollywood actor Himansh Kohli has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Lata Mangeshkar's building in Mumbai sealed due to COVID-19

30 Aug 2020

Lata Mangeshkar's building in Mumbai sealed due to COVID-19

Veteran playback singer Lata Mangeshkar's residential building in Mumbai, Prabhukunj, was sealed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Saturday as a precautionary measure due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Entertainment round-up: Honey Trehan, Rajesh Kumar positive for COVID-19, more

27 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Honey Trehan, Rajesh Kumar positive for COVID-19, more

On Thursday, news in the world of entertainment was about a pregnancy announcement that fans had long been waiting for, a couple of celebrities testing positive for COVID-19, and some more developments in the death case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Dilip Kumar's brother Aslam Khan dies, had contracted COVID-19

21 Aug 2020

Dilip Kumar's brother Aslam Khan dies, had contracted COVID-19

Aslam Khan, the younger brother of legendary actor Dilip Kumar, passed away on Friday morning at a hospital in Mumbai. He was 88.

Dilip Kumar's brothers test positive for COVID-19, hospitalized

16 Aug 2020

Dilip Kumar's brothers test positive for COVID-19, hospitalized

Legendary actor Dilip Kumar's (aka Muhammad Yusuf Khan) younger brothers, Ehsaan Khan and Aslam Khan, have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Happy to go home: Abhishek Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19

08 Aug 2020

Happy to go home: Abhishek Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan has tested negative for the novel coronavirus and will soon be discharged from the hospital.

Accused of 'advertising' hospital, Bachchan uses Hindi cuss phrase

04 Aug 2020

Accused of 'advertising' hospital, Bachchan uses Hindi cuss phrase

As it appears, Amitabh Bachchan is taking the trolls way too seriously of late.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Raksha Bandhan, and more

03 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood celebrates Raksha Bandhan, and more

On Monday, news in the world of entertainment was about Raksha Bandhan, Raksha Bandhan, and Raksha Bandhan. And, why not!

COVID-19: Amitabh Bachchan tests negative, discharged from hospital

02 Aug 2020

COVID-19: Amitabh Bachchan tests negative, discharged from hospital

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has tested negative for the novel coronavirus and has been discharged from the hospital.

Made my week: Bachchan Jr. receives letter from Chelsea

01 Aug 2020

Made my week: Bachchan Jr. receives letter from Chelsea

Abhishek Bachchan, who is a big time Chelsea fan, was clearly over the moon this afternoon, as he received well wishes from his favorite football club.

'You don't know who fathered you,' Big B tells troll

28 Jul 2020

'You don't know who fathered you,' Big B tells troll

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was full of emotions on Monday night, as he sat down to pen his daily blog entry. Bachchan is currently admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital for coronavirus treatment.

Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

27 Jul 2020

Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as well as her eight-year-old daughter, Aaradhya, have tested negative for the coronavirus. They were diagnosed with the disease on July 12.

All that happened in the entertainment world today

26 Jul 2020

All that happened in the entertainment world today

On Sunday, news in the world of entertainment was about Hollywood bidding farewell to a veteran star, Amitabh Bachchan sharing fresh thoughts from the hospital, and more loved-up reactions for Sushant Singh Rajput's swan song Dil Bechara.

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

23 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

In the world of entertainment, news on Thursday was unwittingly about celebrities' COVID-19 test results. Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son tested positive, while megastar Amitabh Bachchan busted a fake news report claiming he "recovered" from the disease.

Amitabh and Abhishek, battling COVID-19, likely to be discharged soon

23 Jul 2020

Amitabh and Abhishek, battling COVID-19, likely to be discharged soon

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan (77) and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan (44), who were admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after being diagnosed with coronavirus earlier this month, are likely to be discharged soon.

Entertainment round-up: Aishwarya Bachchan admitted to hospital, and more

17 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: Aishwarya Bachchan admitted to hospital, and more

Entertainment news on Friday remained dominated by some humanitarian gestures, some good-old SRK-style wit, and a couple of trailer and first look launches.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

What all happened in the entertainment world today?

15 Jul 2020

What all happened in the entertainment world today?

News in the entertainment world once again remained dominated by coronavirus and its victims, as popular Kannada actor Dhruva Sarja tested positive for the disease.

Entertainment round-up: Rhea, Ankita remember Sushant; Sara takes coronavirus test

14 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: Rhea, Ankita remember Sushant; Sara takes coronavirus test

Exactly a month after Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput died, his close friend Rhea Chakraborty, and former girlfriend, Ankita Lokhande, remembered him on Instagram.

Bachchans are stable, do not need intense treatment: Report

13 Jul 2020

Bachchans are stable, do not need intense treatment: Report

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan (77) and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan (44), who are currently admitted to the isolation ward of Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital due to their COVID-19 diagnosis, are stable and do not require intense treatment, hospital sources informed PTI on Monday.

Amitabh Bachchan, coronavirus-positive, thanks fans for 'eternal love'

13 Jul 2020

Amitabh Bachchan, coronavirus-positive, thanks fans for 'eternal love'

Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after his coronavirus diagnosis, on Sunday thanked fans and colleagues for their concern and prayers.

'Sarbjit' actor Ranjan Sehgal passes away at 36

12 Jul 2020

'Sarbjit' actor Ranjan Sehgal passes away at 36

Actor Ranjan Sehgal, who predominantly worked in Punjabi cinema and even featured in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Randeep Hooda-starrer 2016 movie Sarbjit, has passed away. He was 36 years old.

Now, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

12 Jul 2020

Now, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (46) and her daughter Aaradhya (8) have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

03 Jul 2020

No prayer meet for Saroj Khan due to COVID-19: Family

No prayer meet would be held for late legendary choreographer Saroj Khan due to the coronavirus situation, her family said in a statement.