Padma Lakshmi


Why Olivia Culpo and Padma Lakshmi Are Getting Candid About Their Journeys With Endometriosis

Padma Lakshmi and Olivia Culpo are sharing their experiences with endometriosis, including what they wish they knew before their diagnoses and their advice for others.

March 21, 2023

Get to Know Top Chef's Season 20 Contestants Before the World All-Stars Premiere

Top Chef is heading abroad for the first time ever. Meet the 16 past winners and finalists from all over the globe competing in London for the title of World All-Star.

March 9, 2023

Top Chef Season 20: Here's Your First Look at the World All-Star Contestants

Watch the first trailer for Top Chef season 20 and meet the 16 past winners and finalists from 11 different competitions all over the globe facing off for the World All-Stars title.

January 25, 2023

Padma Lakshmi Talks Throwing the PERFECT Holiday Party

Padma Lakshmi shares her tips on how to throw the perfect holiday party! Plus, she shares some yummy recipes that are enjoyable for everyone!

October 26, 2022


Padma Lakshmi Shares Her Top Advice for Hosting a Fool-Proof Holiday Party

Padma Lakshmi revealed her simple, yet impactful holiday hosting tips, sharing with E! News, "Understand that your guests are coming there to share in your company, not to be wowed and impressed."

October 26, 2022

Padma Lakshmi "Hoping for Swift Healing" for Ex Salman Rushdie After Attack

Salman Rushdie's ex-wife Padma Lakshmi is sending her well-wishes to the author amid his recovery from severe injuries sustained in a stabbing attack.

August 14, 2022

Author Salman Rushdie on Ventilator and Will Likely Lose an Eye After Onstage Stabbing

Padma Lakshmi's ex-husband Salman Rushdie is on a ventilator, his agent shared, after police said he was stabbed at least once in the neck and once in the abdomen while onstage.

August 13, 2022

Author Salman Rushdie Suffers Apparent Stab to Neck During Onstage Attack

Salman Rushdie, the 75-year-old Satanic Verses author and former husband of Padma Lakshmi, was stabbed by a man who rushed the stage at the Chautauqua Institution in New York on Aug. 12.

August 12, 2022

Top Chef Season 20's European Destination Revealed

Top Chef is headed to Europe! For the first time ever, the Bravo series will film entirely abroad, plus season 20 will feature an all-star cast of past contestants from all over the globe.

August 1, 2022


Why Emmy-Nominated Top Chef Host Padma Lakshmi Might Miss the 2022 Award Ceremony

Padma Lakshmi gushed about her 2022 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Reality Host and spilled exclusive scoop on Top Chef season 20, the series' first all-international season. Watch.

July 12, 2022

Top Chef's Padma Lakshmi REACTS to Emmy 2022 Nomination

"Top Chef" host Padma Lakshmi looks back at 20 seasons of the Bravo cooking show. Plus, she talks her love for RuPaul and going international for the next season!

July 12, 2022


Padma Lakshmi, Sophia Bush and More Stars React After Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

Ariana DeBose, Aly & AJ, Lea Thompson and more took to social media to share their reaction to the Supreme Court overturning the landmark ruling on June 24.

June 26, 2022


Why Padma Lakshmi Was So Overcome With Emotion at 2022 Critics Choice Real TV Awards

After winning several Critics Choice Real TV Awards, Padma Lakshmi spoke exclusively with E! News about Top Chef winner Buddha Lo, Taste the Nation and her new gig with Maison Boursin.

June 17, 2022

Top Chef Host Padma Lakshmi Cried After Winning MAJOR Award

Padma Lakshmi reacts to winning a James Beard Award and 3 Critic's Choice Awards. Plus, she talks being the Host in Residence to Maison Boursin fancy cheese!

June 17, 2022


The Top Chef Finalists Reveal Their Go-To Fast Food Meals

The Top Chef: Houston finalists are culinary wizards, but that doesn't mean they're above guilty pleasures. See what they told E! News about their fave fast food choices.

June 2, 2022

24 Beauty Products Used by Stars Who Never Seem to Age: Paris Hilton, Gabrielle Union & More

Combat the signs of aging with these go-to beauty products used by Paris Hilton, Gabrielle Union, Reese Witherspoon, Gwen Stefani, Jennifer Lopez & more of your favorite stars.

February 3, 2022

25 Stars Share Their Favorite Hair Products: Hailey Bieber, Gabrielle Union, Kyle Richards & More

From shampoo to conditioner to styling products to hair tools, Hailey Bieber, Gabrielle Union, Kyle Richards, Scott Disick, and more celebs shared their go-to hair products in 2021.

December 23, 2021

26 Stars Share Their Favorite Foundations & Concealers: Rihanna, Nina Dobrev, Olivia Rodrigo & More

From foundations to concealers to tinted moisturizers Rihanna, Nina Dobrev, Olivia Rodrigo, Jessica Alba, Shay Mitchell and more celebs shared their go-to makeup products in 2021.

December 21, 2021

Sesame Street Debuts First Asian American Muppet

Sunny days! A new friend is moving onto Sesame Street! Find out how this history–making muppet is set to make a statement in an upcoming Thanksgiving special.

November 15, 2021

20 Wild Secrets About Mariah Carey's Movie Glitter

With Glitter, the film that marked Mariah Carey's lead acting debut, hitting its 20th anniversary, here's the inside story behind its bumpy production, including how the stars feel now.

September 21, 2021

5 Things Padma Lakshmi Can't Live Without

Ahead of the release of her first children's book "Tomatoes for Neela," the Top Chef host gave us the scoop on her everyday must-haves.

August 30, 2021


How Padma Lakshmi Stays Fit When Eating Is Literally Her Job

Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi revealed her secret to staying fit while sampling top-tier culinary dishes, and even shared the "autobiographical" story behind her new children's book. Watch now.

August 30, 2021