Indian actress who portrayed a teenage mother in the film Kya Kehna. She produced, wrote, and played Ishkq in Ishkq in Paris.
She contributed articles for BBC News Online, and her first article was called "The Changing face of Bollywood."
Like her, Padma Lakshmi is originally from India.
She attended St Bede's college in Shimla.
She was romantically linked to model Marc Robinson.