Bollywood’s charming lady Aishwarya Rai Bachchan turns 43 today. The former Miss World is mostly known as ‘Ash’ in Bollywood. Her beauty and posturing is loved by everyone. We saw her in some of many memorable roles like ‘Devdas’, Jodhaa Bai in ‘Jodhaa Akbar’, ‘Umrao Jaan’ and many more.
Her first Bollywood film was ‘Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya’ in 1997 opposite to Bobby Deol. She has worked in more than 50 movies in Hindi Cinema and also select movies in the South film industry. She has plenty of super duper hits to her credit in Bollywood likes ‘Jeans’, ‘Taal’, ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’, ‘Devdas’, ‘Jazbaa’, ‘Mohabbatein’, ‘Raavan’, ‘Dhoom 2’, ‘Sarabjit’ and many more movies.
While making of ‘Guru’- Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya fell in love and decided to get married. Now she is a bahu of Bachchan family and both of them have one beautiful daughter named Aaradhya.
Being a Miss World in 1994 – Aishwarya’s life is a very glamorous but behind the camera her life is full of controversies. Here we bring you some of her most shocking controversies in Bollywood and with Bollywood.
‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ intimate scene
Ranbir Kapoor and Aishwarya intimate scene became a talk of the town and also for obvious reasons was disliked by the Bachchan family. Apparently, Aishwarya has just 20-minute role in ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’. However, at least three intimate scenes from the movie were snipped off by the censor board. ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ was released on 28th October in theatres has has been …..
Purple lipstick at Cannes
At the 15th year of Cannes Film Festival – Ash turned out to be show-stopper for her purple lips – a dark shade of purple lipstick. She soon became a victim of twitter troll and viral jokes. Her husband, Abhishek Bachchan came in support of his wife and also praised her work.
Aishwarya and Abhishek both were seen at the Sarabjit premiere. Incidentally, during a media photo shoot Abhishek just walked away leaving his wife stranded in front of the cameras. Gossip mongers were heard saying that a tiff between the cute couple was the reason behind Abhishek’s sudden behaviour. Ash was left shocked.
Relationships with Salman Khan and Vivek Oberoi
Aishwarya was in relationship with Salman Khan during the filming of ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’. It is said that Salman recommended Aishwarya to many producers during that time. Some say Sanjay Leela Bhansali signed Aishwarya for ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ only at Salman’s insistence. After some years post their break- up, Aishwarya accused him of being physically and mentally abusive.
After break-up with Salman Khan Aishwarya began dating Vivek Oberoi. It become a triangle love story in real world for the Bollywood stars. During that time, Vivek apparently challenged Salman to dare not do anything to Aishwarya. Salman Khan had apparently called Vivek ‘41 times’ and threatened to kill him. For this outburst, Aishwarya called Vivek ‘immature’ for his past behaviour.
Fight with Shah Rukh Khan
Aishwarya and Shah Rukh fight is a rumour or was it real – on the set of ‘Chalte Chalte’ – Salman used to storm in on the sets of Shah Rukh Khan causing trouble. When the antics got out of the hand, Shah Rukh replaced Aishwarya with Rani Mukherjee for the film.
Cat fight with Sonam Kapoor and Manisha Koirala
Aishwarya din’t want Sonam Kapoor to walk the Red Carpet of Cannes International Films Festival as the brand ambassador of Loreal. After some time Sonam snapped back at Aishwaya calling her ‘Aunty’.
In 1994, Manisha Koirala said that her boyfriend Rajeev Mulchandani had dumped Aishwarya Rai Bachchan for her. On this situation Aishwarya also reacted through a tabloid. Both the actress never crossed each other path in Bollywood therafter.
Kissing scene in Dhoom 2
In Dhoom 2, starring Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya iconic kissing scene did not go down well with Abhishek Bachchan and his family. At that time Aishwarya was dating Abhishek and was likely to get married soon.
Bizzare link up with Amitabh Bachchan
This was most bizarre controversy ever. Aishwarya was said to be involved with her father-in-law – Amitabh Bachchan. They both are seen together at many media events.
Fight with Madhur Bhandarkar
During the making of ‘Heroine’, Ash apparently kept hidden that she was pregnant while signing the film. When Madhur Bhandakar came to know about her pregnancy, Madhur replaced her with Kareena Kapoor Khan. Hence, later made allegations that Ash had mentally disturbed and harassed him due to same.
Weight gain during pregnancy
Ash had been away from the limelight during her pregnancy. After her delivery, the actress started appearing in promotional events. At that time she was criticized by media for getting overweight. However, she has bounced back strongly. Ash is back on track by becoming slim and trim again in Sarabjit and ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’.
Free Press Wishes Her A Very Happy Birthday!