Lakshmi Manchu was barely in her mid twenties when she rose to international stardom for her performance in the American television series “Las Vegas,” where she donned the minor, yet crucial role of Sarasvati Kumar, the love interest of James Lesure. A few years later, she had dozens of incredible performances to her kitty in acclaimed films including “The Ode,” “Dead Air,” “Anaganaga O Dheerudu,” “Gundello Godari ” and “Chandamama Kathalu.”
Manchu Lakshmi is a film actor, producer and a television presenter. She is the only daughter of veteran actor Mohan Babu. Manchu Vishnu and Manchu Manoj are her younger brothers. Lakshmi Manchu has many awards to her credit, such as the Filmfare and the Nandi Awards. She also won The Hyderabad Times Film Award, for The Best Actor in a Negative Role for “Anaganaga O Dherudu” and CineMAA Award for the Best Supporting Actress.
The actress completed her Bachelor’s degree in theatre from Oklahoma City University, completed her Film Production course in Southern California and was trained at Beverly Hills playhouse. She appeared in the American Television show series “Las Vegas.” Lakshmi also played minor roles in the television series “Desperate Wifes” and also appeared in many commercials for Toyota and Cheverlot. In 2011, she auditioned for Mani Ratnam‘s “Kadal,” in which she played the role of a poor village woman. A very recent film of Lakshmi, “Dongaata” was very successful and was liked by the audience of every ilk.
She hosted the talk show “Prematho, Me Lakshmi,” which made her a household name. It is a talk show, where celebrities of Tollywood Industry are invited to her place for a light hearted interview. Lakshmi Manchu is always known for bringing in new concepts and uniquely creative. Today, October 8 is Lakshmi Manchu’s Birthday. We at thetelugufilmnagar.com would like to wish a Happy birthday, to Lakshmi. And here’s hoping next year too, is a great one!