Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi


. ???????, Padma Parvati Latcumi ?; born September 1, 1970) also Padma, Lady Rushdie is an American cookbook author, actress, model and television host. The latter formerly worked as an actress and classical dancer but is now pursuing a career with children with special needs. I didn’t understand why he wanted that relationship with her, and not with me.” in 1984, when she was 14 years old, Padma was in a car accident in Malibu, causing an injury to her right arm that required surgery, which left a 7-inch scar between her elbow and shoulder. She remembers a flash of orange, looking over to see the large car upon her. Lakshmi’s career began at age 18, when during a study trip in her college years she was discovered by a modeling agent in Madrid, Spain while sitting in a cafĂ©. I’m the first one to admit that I was a novelty.” Lakshmi managed to pay off her college loans while working as a model and actress. She was host of the Food Network series, Padma’s Passport, which was part of the larger series Melting Pot, in 2001.

Padma Lakshmi Grew Up Shuttling Between Her Grandparents In Chennai And Her Mother

Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi
Padma Lakshmi


She grew up shuttling between her grandparents in Chennai and her mother in New York. Both parents later remarried, and Lakshmi has a younger paternal half-brother and half-sister. The latter formerly worked as an actress and classical dancer but is now pursuing a career with children with special needs. Lakshmi went to Workman High School in the City of Industry, California. She speaks English, Tamil, Hindi, Italian and Spanish. She was host of the Food Network series, Padma’s Passport, which was part of the larger series Melting Pot, in 2001. Lakshmi made a 2002 guest appearance as alien princess Kaitaama in “Precious Cargo”, the 37th episode of the science fiction TV series Star Trek: Enterprise. She portrayed Sean Bean’s nemesis in the 2004-2005 iTV TV series Sharpe’s Challenge.