Sunday, March 17, 2013


Name: Lekha Washington 
Sex: Female 
Date of Birth:  1984 
Place of Birth: Chennai

Lekha Washington is an Indian actress and sculptor.

Lekha Washington was born and brought up in Chennai, India. She is part Maharashtrian, part Italian and part Burmese. She worked on a couple of ads before becoming a VJ.

A qualified film-maker from NID, Ahmedabad, Lekha began her career as a theatre artist. In 2006 she became a VJ on SS Music, and hosted the popular show PCO and later Connect. She is also a sculptor, having held her first solo exhibition at the age of 18. She started by playing the leading role in the film 'Framed' directed by independent director Chetan Shah. 

She anchored the first IPL cricket tournament telecast on Sony TV. She subsequently went on to host the Canadian 20/20 on international television. Her first release Jayamkondaan, in which she played the protagonist alongside Vinay Rai won her accolades as she "performed a subtle and complex character with elan". 

She is signed to shoot 'Vedam', the second film from Telugu director Krish, in mid-2009. In February 2009, Lekha made her entry into Bollywood when she was chosen to play Rajeev Khandelwal's leading lady in "Peter Gaya Kaam Se", currently being produced by UTV Spotboy.

  2011 - Power  ( Hindi ) 
  2011 - Jayam Manadi  ( Telugu ) 
  2010 - Huduga Hudugi  ( Kannada ) 
  2010 - Va Quarter Cutting  ( Tamil ) 
  2010 - Vedam  ( Telugu ) 
  2008 - Jayam Kondaan  ( Tamil ) 
  2007 - Unnale Unnale  ( Tamil ) 
  2007 - Neevalle Neevalle  ( Telugu ) 


Her charming personality and her ability to talk 
nineteen to the dozen in front of the camera made Lekha,
 SS Music VJ one of the most popular faces on television. 
There's however more to Lekha than meets the eye.

The video jockey, with the girl next door image, 
completed her Master's from the prestigious National
 Institute of Design, Ahmedabad. This design student
 is also passionate about theatre and has been indulging
 this passion for the last eight years. A self-confessed 
crazy person, who also loves travelling, Lekha has gone 
ahead to display her creative side through exhibitions.
 She has 4 exhibitions and 2 solo ones set up at the Lalit Kala 
Academy and the other at Ahmedabad, to her credit.
Model, VJ, young socialite, documentary filmmaker, 
photographer's muse and now, an actress. With a quirky
 name and an urban, outspoken background, Lekha is all 
set to take bold and fearless steps into the conservative
 world of South Indian cinema. She is currently working 
in two films, Kettavan opposite Simbu and Jayam Kondaan with Vinay.

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