Height: 5’9” / 175 cm
Weight: 124 lbs / 56 kg
Measurements: 36-23-35 in / 91-58-89 cm
Bra Size: 36C
Shoe Size: 8 US / 38 EU
Dress Size: 4 US
Ethnicity: Tamil Indian
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Padma Lakshmi is the famous cookbook author, a TV host and a model. She is Indian-born and looks like people of her ethnicity – she has long and thick black hair, dark brown eyes and olive soft skin.
Padma is a multi-talented person. She managed to become the first Indian supermodel and then made career of a successful author and journalist. The beauty is a long-term host and producer of “Top Chef” TV show; she is the author of the book “Easy Exotic”, the owner of distributed spices line and the mother of a sweet daughter.
Padma likes cooking and can do it well. At the same time she is very slim and fit. What is the secret? When the star is not busy with her show or book writing, she starts her day with a workout. Exercising is the inseparable part of Lakshmi’s life. Then she has some tea and hot toast. The ex-model likes to spend her free time with 7-year-old Thea. They like hiking and shopping. In the evening Padma has light dinner. She cooks crisp salad with a green apple, some mint and pomegranate and adds a big piece of roast chicken.
Padma Lakshmi is a successful and beautiful person. She thinks, the main secret of her popularity is her ability to use opportunities.
Name: Padma Parvati Lakshmi Vaidynathan
Date of Birth: September 1, 1970
Place of Birth: Madras, India
Place of Residence: New York City, New York, USA
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Education: Clark University
She is divorced.
Ex-husband: Salman Rushdie (an author; were married in 2004-2007)
Padma was in relationships with Adam Dell (2007-2009), Richard Gere (2014) etc.
Daughter Krishna Thea Lakshmi-Dell (born in 2010 with Adam Dell)
Awards and Honors:
1) Gourmand World Cookbook Award in 1999
2) Primetime Emmy Award in 2010
Favorite City for Vacation: Mexico
Favorite Famous People: Muhammed Ali, Mother Theresa, Barrack Obama
Favorite Drink: Patrón silver on the rocks (tequila cocktail)
Favorite Holiday: Halloween
Hidden Talent: Charades
Life Motto: Be open to opportunities