Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi  American Model


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According to our records, Padma Lakshmi is possibly single.


Padma Lakshmi was previously married to Salman Rushdie (2004 - 2007).

She has been in relationships with Richard Gere (2014), Vikram Chatwal (2012 - 2013), Theodore Forstmann (2009 - 2011), Nur Khan (2008) and Adam Dell (2007 - 2009).


Padma Lakshmi is a 46 year old American Model. Born Padma Parvati Lakshmi on 1st September, 1970 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, she is famous for Top Chef, Girl Most Likely (2012) in a career that spans 1988–present. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Padma Lakshmi is a member of the following lists: Women food writers, Women cookbook writers and Top Chef judges.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 3 years - -
Dating5 9 years, 10 months 3 years, 10 months 1 month, 1 day
Total6 9 years, 10 months 3 years, 10 months 1 month, 1 day


First Name Padma
Middle Name Parvati
Maiden Name Lakshmi
Full Name at Birth Padma Parvati Lakshmi
Alternative Name Padma Parvati Lakshmi, Padma Lakshmi
Age 46 years
Birthday 1st September, 1970
Birthplace Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Weight 120lbs (54 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Hindu
Ethnicity Asian/Indian
Nationality American
University BA Theater Arts, Clark University
Occupation Text Model, TV Personality, Entrepreneur, Author
Occupation Model
Claim to Fame Top Chef, Girl Most Likely (2012)
Year(s) Active 1988–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Premier Model Management - London, CAM Talent Agency, 3 Arts Entertainment
Brand Endorsement Hardee's Western Bacon Thickburger (2009)
Bust (inches) 34
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 22
Hips (inches) 35
Clothes Size 4
Shoe Size 8.5
Official Websites,,,,

Padma Lakshmi (born September 1, 1970) is an Indian-born American author, actress, model, television host and executive producer. Her debut cookbook Easy Exotic won her the "Best First Book" award at the 1999 Gourmand World Cookbook Awards. She has been the host of the US reality television program Top Chef since season two in 2006, for which she received a nomination for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Host for a Reality or Reality-Competition Program. In 2010, Top Chef won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program. Her debut memoir Love, Loss and What We Ate was released on International Women's Day, March 8, 2016.

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Partner Comparison

Padma Lakshmi46 VirgoModel
Richard Gere67 VirgoActor
Vikram Chatwal44 ScorpioBusiness
Theodore Forstmann71 AquariusBusiness
Nur Khan49 SagittariusBusiness
Adam Dell46 CapricornBusiness
Salman Rushdie69 GeminiWriter


Krishna TheaFemale20th February, 20106 years old


Royal Pains2009Padma LakshmiTV Show
Sharpe's Challenge2006MadhuvanthiTV Movie
The Ten Commandments2006Princess BithiaTV Movie
30 Rock2006Padma LakshmiTV Show
The Mistress of Spices2005GeetaMovie
Boom2003Shiela BardezMovie
Star Trek: Enterprise2001KaitaamaTV Show
Pirates: Blood Brothers1999MalincheTV Show
Wasteland1999PhoebeTV Show
Il figlio di Sandokan1998TV Show
Linda e il brigadiere1997Indian LadyTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (11)

mk2uJun 5, 2009

The first time I saw Padma was on Glitter. She looked so beautiful. Ever since then I`ve been a fan of hers.

LOLzNYApr 2, 2008

Is Padma ont the menu for dessert?

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