Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is pregnant with her first child, her father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan announced on Twitter on Tuesday.
“I am going to become a grandfather … Aishwarya expecting. So happy and thrilled!!!” Bachchan said, confirming the subject of weeks of speculation.
Rai, 37, a former Miss World, has been married to actor Abhishek Bachchan for more than four years and the star couple had been fending off pregnancy rumours in the past year.
On Tuesday, Rai’s media manager confirmed the pregnancy but did not give more details.
Rai, who often features on ‘most beautiful’ lists, has worked in several Hollywood and Bollywood films but has taken on noticeably fewer projects recently.
She has no films under production but has signed filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar’s “Heroine”, which was announced at the Cannes Film Festival in May.
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Rai is married to actor Abhishek Bachchan. They met in 1997.Their engagement was announced on 14 January 2007 and later confirmed by his father, Amitabh Bachchan.The couple married on 20 April 2007 according to traditional Hindu rites of the Bunt community, to which she belongs.Token North Indian and Bengali ceremonies were also performed. The wedding took place in a private ceremony at the Bachchan residence, "Prateeksha", in Juhu, Mumbai. They have been described as a supercouple in the Indian media. Rai is very close to her family and lived with them in Bandra, Mumbai, until her marriage. Rai is Hindu and deeply religious.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, often called as the “Queen of Bollywood” won the nation’s attention at the age of 21. Since then she has always been the most sought after actor not only in Bollywood but also in other regional languages along with the Hollywood. The actor also has her share of success in Hollywood with remarkable movies like Bride and Prejudice, Pink Panther 2, The Last Legion and so on.
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I'll be a good dad: Abhishek BachchanAB's Baby is going to have a baby. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan are expecting their first child in the winter of 2011. Here, the to-be-dad talks about what kind of father he will make, why Aishwarya is going to have to worry about him, and why he will make a good father.
In all probability, Aishwarya and Abhishek's child will be a baby girl. Also don't be surprised if they have duplets.
Don't worry. The Bachchans haven't gone against the law to check the gender of the new entrant in their family. Ever since Amitabh Bachchan tweeted last night and confirmed the news of Aishwarya's pregnancy, there has been a hullabaloo about the gen-next Bachchan's arrival. We checked with astro-numerologist Bhavikk Sangghvi on what do the numbers says about Ab Baby's baby.
"I had already predicted way back in November 2010, that Aishwarya Rai would embrace 'motherhood' in 2011", claims Bhavikk Sangghvi. So will it be a boy or a girl we ask him and he says, "In all probability, it will be a baby girl.
"Aishwarya Rai's 'destiny' number adds up to Number 5 (Mercury – 1st November 1973) and Abhishek's ruling number also remains the same (5th February 1976)", he explains.
"Its symbol is represented as twins. So don't be surprised if they have duplets. Even otherwise, Gemini is considered to be a 'feminine' star sign and the chances of a female child are much higher".
"Not to mention, the baby would be angelic looking just like her mom; but she will adapt her height from her father's side", describes Bhavikk about the yet-to-be-born features.