Birth Name: Padma Parvati Lakshmi Vaidynathan
Place of Birth: New Delhi, India
Date of Birth: September 1, 1970
Ethnicity: Tamil Indian
Padma Lakshmi is an Indian-born American cookbook writer, television host, actress, model, and executive producer. She is known for hosting the television show Top Chef.
Padma is from an Iyer Brahmin family.
Padma has a daughter with her former partner, venture capitalist Adam Dell. Adam is the brother of businessperson Michael Dell, of Dell Technologies.
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