Padma Lakshmi

Producer | Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Star Trek: Enterprise (2002) | Glitter (2001) | Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 6 Primetime Emmys. Another 4 nominations More »
BORN 
Sep 1, 1970 (age 47)
HEIGHT 
5' 9" (1.75m)

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Past Film & Video (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Mistress of SpicesThe Mistress of Spices Geeta  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BoomBoom Shiela Bardez  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for GlitterGlitter Sylk, Performer ("I Know")  Less 2001 $22MM $4.3MM / $5.3MM
  • Primary photo for UnzippedUnzipped Herself (uncredited), Very Special Thanks  Less 1995 $2.9MM / —
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Top ChefTop Chef (TV Series) Herself - Host / Herself (103 episodes, 2010), Executive Producer (60 episodes, 2013), Consulting Producer (52 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2018 112
    • Finale (Mar 8, 2018) Herself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
    • A Little Place Called Aspen (Mar 1, 2018) Herself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
    • Nut Allergy (Feb 22, 2018) Herself - Host, Executive Producer  Less
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  • Primary photo for Life in PiecesLife in Pieces (TV Series) Stephanie (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Royal PainsRoyal Pains (TV Series) Padma Lakshmi (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Padma Lakshmi (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Sharpe's ChallengeSharpe's Challenge (TV Movie) Madhuvanthi  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Ten CommandmentsThe Ten Commandments (TV Mini-series) Princess Bithia (2 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for EnterpriseEnterprise (TV Series) Kaitaama (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for CaraibiCaraibi (TV Mini-series) Malinche (3 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 3
  • Primary photo for WastelandWasteland (TV Series) Phoebe (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for Linda e il brigadiereLinda e il brigadiere (TV Series) Indian Lady (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Il figlio di SandokanIl figlio di Sandokan (TV Mini-series) Actress (3 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 3
Self (65 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Ok! TVOk! TV (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018
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  • Primary photo for Wendy: The Wendy Williams ShowWendy: The Wendy Williams Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2018
  • Primary photo for RuPaul's Drag RaceRuPaul's Drag Race (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
    • PharmaRusical (Mar 29, 2018) Herself - Guest Judge  Less
  • Primary photo for Last Call with Carson DalyLast Call with Carson Daly (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2018
  • Primary photo for Good Mythical MorningGood Mythical Morning (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Top ChefTop Chef (TV Series) Herself - Host / Herself / Judge (189 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006–2018
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  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with James CordenThe Late Late Show with James Corden (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018
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  • Primary photo for Jeopardy!Jeopardy! (TV Series) Herself - Clue Giver (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
    • Episode #34.106 (Feb 5, 2018) Herself - Clue Giver (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Drop the MicDrop the Mic (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Larry King NowLarry King Now (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for SteveSteve (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres ShowEllen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Author / Herself - Hostess, Top Chef (5 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2017
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  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (9 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2017
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  • Primary photo for 91st Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade91st Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (TV Special) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Stand for RightsStand for Rights (TV Special) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Hot OnesHot Ones (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for The Late Show with Stephen ColbertThe Late Show with Stephen Colbert (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The ChewThe Chew (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself - Top Chef (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016
  • Primary photo for Talk StoopTalk Stoop (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Dr. Oz ShowThe Dr. Oz Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for FabLifeFabLife (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy FallonThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014–2016
  • Primary photo for The Meredith Vieira ShowThe Meredith Vieira Show (TV Series) Herself - Author / Herself (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2016
  • Primary photo for The ViewThe View (TV Series) Herself - Author / Herself - Guest Co-Hostess / Herself - Co-Host (10 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2016
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  • Primary photo for The Daily ShowThe Daily Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Access HollywoodAccess Hollywood (TV Series) Herself - Author (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The InsiderThe Insider (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Lidia Celebrates AmericaLidia Celebrates America (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick HarrisBest Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris (TV Series) Herself - Guest, It's Neil's Mom (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Reba (Oct 20, 2015) Herself - Guest, It's Neil's Mom  Less
  • Primary photo for E! Live from the Red CarpetE! Live from the Red Carpet (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Whose Line Is It Anyway?Whose Line Is It Anyway? (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Fashion News LiveFashion News Live (TV Series) Herself (6 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2014
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  • Primary photo for KatieKatie (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Game NightHollywood Game Night (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Player (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Queen Latifah ShowThe Queen Latifah Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Jimmy FallonLate Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (4 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2013
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  • Primary photo for Watch What Happens: LiveWatch What Happens: Live (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (5 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2013
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  • Primary photo for AndersonAnderson (TV Series) Herself - Co-Hostess / Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2013
  • Primary photo for Family GuyFamily Guy (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Erin Burnett OutFrontErin Burnett OutFront (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Girl Most LikelyGirl Most Likely Herself  Less 2012 $1.4MM / —
  • Primary photo for 2012 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2012 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Sidewalks EntertainmentSidewalks Entertainment (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012
  • Primary photo for Rocco's Dinner PartyRocco's Dinner Party (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Lopez TonightLopez Tonight (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Chelsea LatelyChelsea Lately (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2011
  • Primary photo for Top Chef MastersTop Chef Masters (TV Series) Herself - Guest Judge / Host, Top Chef (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The TalkThe Talk (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Padma Lakshmi and Dial Join Forces for CharityPadma Lakshmi and Dial Join Forces for Charity (TV Movie) Herself - Spokesperson  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 2009 Independent Spirit AwardsThe 2009 Independent Spirit Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for A-List AwardsA-List Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2009 $2MM
  • Primary photo for A-List AwardsA-List Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Oprah Winfrey ShowThe Oprah Winfrey Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Project RunwayProject Runway (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Jimmy Kimmel Live!Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig FergusonThe Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Late Night with Conan O'BrienLate Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for MOBO Awards 2004MOBO Awards 2004 (TV Special) Herself  Less 2004 £1MM
  • Primary photo for The Late Late Show with Craig KilbornThe Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Melting PotMelting Pot (TV Series) Herself - Hostess (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Planet FoodPlanet Food (TV Series) Self  Less 2001– 
  • Primary photo for Domenica inDomenica in (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018
    • Episode #37.138 (Feb 17, 2018) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ExtraExtra (TV Series) Herself - Top Chef (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The 62nd Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2010

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