Aishwarya voted fourth most beautiful woman of the worldCulture Desk
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan has made it to the fourth position in a recent poll of the world’s most beautiful women, reports The Times of India.
Conducted by Hollywood Buzz, the survey saw participation from more than four million people, who selected the most intelligent, desirable and successful women of 2013-14. Aishwarya was only beaten by Monica Belluci, Kate Upton and Angelina Jolie.
Commenting on this Aishwarya Rai Bachchan said, ‘The results of this poll by Hollywood Buzz was brought to my notice by my well-wishers what sapping me. Believe it or not...and I must admit it’s overwhelming to hear that over 4 million people across the globe have voted and listed me amongst their top choices.’
Aishwarya Rai (born 1 November 1973), also known as Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is an Indian film actress and model. She was the first runner-up of the Miss India pageant, and the winner of the Miss World pageant of 1994. She is a leading contemporary actress of Indian cinema and has received two Filmfare Awards, two Screen Awards, and two IIFA Awards for her performances in Hindi language films of Bollywood. Rai is regarded as one of the most popular and influential celebrities in India, and is often cited in the media as the ‘most beautiful woman in the world’.
Rai made her acting debut in the 1997 biographical film Iruvar and starred in the commercially successful 1998 film Jeans. She earned wide public recognition and Best Actress awards at Filmfare for her leading roles in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s 1999 melodrama Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam and the 2002 period film Devdas. She gained critical appreciation for her portrayal of Tagore’s heroine Binodini in Rituparno Ghosh’s 2003 film Chokher Bali, and a depressed woman in Ghosh’s 2004 relationship drama Raincoat.
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