Born into a traditional south Indian family, Aishwarya started modeling at a young age. This green-blue-eyed beauty appeared in advertisements for many prestigious firms; the ones that brought her into the limelight were the garden sari and the Pepsi ad. Crowned Miss India 1994 runner-up, she was a hot favorite in the run for miss world title, which she won, her beauty and charm made her India's darling. Ash stormed into the Indian movie industry, where she has proven herself a brilliant & genuine actress. Her performance in The Duo (1997) was critically acclaimed, and she won the Screen best female debutant award for her role in ...Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya (1997). She was adored in movies like Taal, Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam, Devdas, her item number in 'Bunty & Bubbly' had sent waves of rhythm across the nation. With her successful Bollywood movies, prestigious Hollywood projects lined up for release it is impossible to ignore this Indian diva in international scenes.
15 Sep 2021 - 9:33am
Festival director David Rokach shares some of his festival favourites from across the years. Watch them all at SBS On Demand.
17 Sep 2021 - 5:58pm
With the ninth Queer Screen Film Festival streaming to your screens at home, we’ve pulled together a guide on what to see based on how you feel.
6 Sep 2021 - 9:25am
Benjamin Ree’s documentary about artist Barbora Kysilkova and her unlikely subject, Karl-Bertil Nordland, is a portrait of extraordinary and enduring friendship.
6 Sep 2021 - 9:26am
With four superb Mads Mikkelsen films hitting SBS World Movies and SBS On Demand, we take a moment to appreciate the complex charisma of Denmark’s leading export.
13 Sep 2021 - 2:37pm
Movies and food are two of the things we do best at SBS, and you can now enjoy the best of both worlds in this new column as we match delicious recipes with soul...