TV personality who worked as a veejay for MTV before getting her own talk show, The Ananda Lewis Show.
She won a San Diego Youth Beauty Pageant.
She was on the 2000 People's magazine list of the 50 Most Beautiful People.
She has a sister named Lakshmi; they were raised by their grandmother for a year following their parent's divorce. In 2011 she welcomed a son named Langston with Harry Smith.
She interviewed a variety of stars for the show The Insider, one of whom was Paris Hilton.