Born to an Indian father and a Polish mother, Lisa Ray is an actress and a former model. She has acted in several movies which bought her critical acclaim. However, a few years before she was known to have been suffering from breast cancer. And commendable is the way Lisa Ray fought against this deadly disease which claims so many lives. She stood up to her disease and survived it. And now she is doing her best to spread awareness about the disease by being a part of various organizations which are working hard to spread the awareness of breast cancer.