The progeny of a superstar, Lakshmi Manchu has successfully carved a name for herself.
Age and Height
Lakshmi was born on 8 October 1977 and is 41 years old as of 2018. She stands 5 feet 7 inches tall.
Lakshmi is married to Andy Srinivasan since 2006. The couple has a daughter, Nirvana.
Lakshmi is the daughter of veteran actor Mohan Babu and Vidya Devi. She has two half-brothers, Vishnu and Manoj.
Lakshmi was first active in Hollywood, doing minor roles in various TV shows. She first appeared as a guest role in the show Las Vegas in 2004-07. She also appeared in episodes of Boston Legal, Mystery ER and Desperate Housewives. She made her film debut with The Ode in 2008, followed by Dead Air in 2009.
In 2008 Lakshmi returned to India and started her talk show called Lakshmi Talk Show. In 2011 she made her Telugu film debut with Anaganaga O Dheerudu, which was a huge success and also earned her critical acclaim. In 2012 she made her Bollywood debut with Department, but the film was a flop. In 2013 she marked her Tamil debut with the film Kadal, followed by the bilingual Gundello Godari / Maranthen Mannithen. The latter was a huge success both commercially and critically. In 2014 she starred in Chandamama Kathalu, another film was a hit and also earned her praise for the performance. She continued giving successful films like Dongaata, W/O Ram and Kaatrin Mozhi. In 2018 she also played the lead in the web series Mrs subbalakshmi.
Lakshmi was also active on television, mostly being the host on shows like Prematho Mee Lakshmi, Luckunte Lakshmi, Doosukeltha and Maharani. She also owns a production house, Sree Lakshmi Prasanna Pictures. She has produced films like Dongaata and Gundello Godari, starring herself. She also produced films starring her brother Manoj, like Nenu Meeku Telusa...?, Jhummandi Naadam and Uu Kodathara? Ulikki Padathara?.
Lakshmi is a huge fitness freak and loves doing yoga to maintain her figure. She also loves singing and has even recorded a few songs. She is a huge dog lover. Lakshmi also loves to frequently travel across the world.
For her debut film Anaganaga O Dheerudu, Lakshmi won Nandi Best Villain award and CineMAA Award for Best Supporting Actress. She won a Filmfare Best Supporting Actress (Telugu) and SIIMA Best Supporting Actress award for Gundello Godari. She won another Filmfare Best Supporting Actress (Telugu) award for Chandamama Kathalu.
Her daughter, Nirvana, was born via surrogacy. Lakshmi actually started acting when she was just 5 years old.
|Real Name||Lakshmi Manchu|
|Famous Role||Lisa Smith in Chandamama Kathalu|
|Height (In Cm)||170|
|Date of Birth||1976-10-8|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
|Sun Sign||Not known|
|College||Oklahoma City University|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor's Degree in Theatre's|