Tag - Padma Lakshmi

Padma Lakshmi to sign off as ‘Top Chef’ host after 20 seasons


Indian-born American TV show host and writer Padma Lakshmi is exiting 'Top Chef', the reality food show she has been anchoring since its Season 2, reports 'Variety'. The reality show announced on social media that 'Top Chef' Season 20 will be her last run with the beloved Bravo cooking competition series. Lakshmi's news arrives just...

Top ten Indian actresses in Hollywood


Indian actresses in Hollywood and English-language movies are quite popular worldwide. Some have been quite global stars and are ruling millions of hearts with their acting skills, beauty. Several Bollywood beauties have also been successful in American movies. From Aishwarya Rai to Deepika Padukone and from Shabana Azmi to Tabu, many Indian actresses have got...

Punit Renjen, Padma Lakshmi in Carnegie Corp’s 2022 Class of Great Immigrants


New York: Carnegie Corporation of New York has recognized Deloitte Global Chief Executive Officer Punit Renjen as a 'Great Immigrant, Great American'. TV host and food expert Padma Lakshmi was also accorded the honor. The philanthropic foundation announced an annual list of Great Immigrants honoring 32 other naturalized citizens whose contributions enriched the US. Each fourth...

Indian American TV host Padma Lakshmi partners with DAH!


Indian American author, TV host, producer and culinary expert Padma Lakshmi has joined DAH!, a maker of premium, slow-cultured yogurts, as a board adviser and brand partner, the company announced Nov. 10, according to a PRNewswire press release. Based in Leominster, Mass., DAH! was founded by Indian American Jaidesh Sethi and Ajeet Burns.  Lakshmi will work hand-in-hand with...

Padma Lakshmi explores food of immigrants in new Hulu docu-series


New York: In a new Hulu documentary series Taste the Nation, a longtime judge of Bravo’s Top Chef Padma Lakshmi celebrates the food of American immigrants and indigenous people. “I am an immigrant. And I was just disgusted the way immigrants had been used as a pawn for political gain and been discriminated against so grossly by this administration....