Padma Lakshmi’s Stinging Response To Magazine For Mistaking Her For Priyanka Chopra – NDTV Information

Padma Lakshmi's Stinging Response To Magazine For Mistaking Her For Priyanka Chopra

Padma Lakshmi shared this photograph (courtesy padmalakshmi )


  • “Thank you for the shout-out,” Padma Lakshmi wrote in a write-up
  • She shared screenshots of the magazine’s submit
  • The write-up appears to have been deleted by the magazine

New Delhi:

Padma Lakshmi, who sporting activities several hats, recently termed out The New Yorker magazine for tagging world star Priyanka Chopra in a article that includes her. The 49-12 months-outdated design, writer, actress and Tv set persona showcased in one particular of The New Yorker’s “movie star cartoon choose-about” posts, in which the magazine posts about a celebrity’s favourite cartoon illustration revealed before. Even though The New Yorker got the photo of Padma Lakshmi correct, they appear to have mistakenly tagged Priyanka Chopra’s Instagram tackle to the publish. Padma Lakshmi, who is recognised for her outspokenness on social media, shared a screenshot of The New Yorker’s submit, which is now deleted, in which Priyanka’s Instagram handle can be found on theBest Chefhost’s picture. Padma Lakshmi, who is of Indian origin, accompanied it with a sarcastic caption: “Thank you to the illustrious ‘@nydailynews’ for the shout-out. I know to some we all appear alike, but… #desilife #justindianthings.”

Previously in 2017, actress Deepika Padukone opened up about becoming mistaken for her colleague Priyanka a number of occasions by the overseas media. Months just after currently being referred as Priyanka at the Los Angeles airport that calendar year, Deepika told information company PTI at an event: “It truly is not just about me becoming offended. It is you all in this space who need to be offended. It is really not just ignorance, it truly is also racist. Two persons of equivalent colour are not the identical individuals. So, you as fellow Indians really should essentially be contacting them out and educating them instead of encouraging it. Ignorance is ignorance. I come to feel poor for them.”

Priyanka Chopra has also been included in a circumstance of mistaken identity – embarrassingly, a photo of Yukta Mookhey was utilized rather of her by ABC, the community that aired her debut American sequenceQuantico. Priyanka built her Hollywood debut with Dwayne Johnson’sBaywatchand continued her Hollywood association withIsn’t really It RomanticandA Child Like Jake.

Padma Lakshmi is also writer of books likeEffortless Exotic and Tangy, Tart, Very hot And Sweetand has hosted Food stuff Network’s prepare dinner presentPadma’s Passport. She’s finest identified for internet hosting and judging well-known foodstuff fact showLeading Chef.