Telugu actress-producer Lakshmi Manchu and her husband Andy Srinivasan have welcomed a baby girl through surrogacy. Lakshmi is possibly the first ever surrogate mother in Telugu film industry. She has become the third star to have a baby via surrogacy after Bollywood Superstars Shahrukh Khan and Aamir Khan. Lakshmi, Andy and the entire Manchu family are extremely delighted with the news.
Excited Tollywood Superstar Manchu Mohan Babu, the father of Lakshmi Manchu, took to his Twitter page of June 15 to announce the news about the arrival of the new baby at their home. The actor tweeted, "God had been kind.@LakshmiManchu my darling daughter has been blessed with a Baby Girl. Through surrogacy. One of the best moment of my life."
On Jun 16, Manchu Mohan Babu explained his excitement over Lakshmi Manchu's daughter. The Superstar tweeted, "This new bundle of Joy is so quite now. Waitkg for her to bully @LakshmiManchu. It's like falling in love all again."
Meanwhile, there is no bound for the excitement of Lakshmi Manchu's brother Manoj Kumar. He is really happy to be a Mama (Maternal Uncle) to his sister's daughter. He tweeted, "God had been kind. @LakshmiManchu my darling sister has been blessed with a Baby Girl. Through surrogacy. Thank u god:) I'm Mama now."
Lakshmi Manchu tied the knot with Andy Srinivasan at a grand marriage ceremony held in Hyderabad in 2006. It was the second wedding for the actress-turned-producer. Continue to see her wedding photos and read details about her marriages in the slideshow.
Lakshmi Manchu's Education, Acting Debut
Lakshmi Manchu has graduated with a Bachelors in Theater from Oklahoma City University. She hogged the limelight through her role in the American television series Las Vegas. Later, she has also acted in popular TV series Desperate Housewives, Boston Legal and Mystery ER.
Lakshmi Manchu's Secret Love Affair
Lakshmi Manchu fell in love with a guy, while she was studying in St. Francis College in Hyderabad. She reportedly eloped with the guy and got secretly married with him.
Mohan Babu's Objection To Lakshmi's Marriage
But her father Dr Mohan Babu was against Lakshmi Manchu's marriage. He showed his villain instincts and separated the two lovers, after marriage. He threatened the guy to divorce his daughter.
Lakshmi Manchu's High Education
Dr Mohan Babu sent his daughter Lakshmi Manchu abroad for higher education. Her secret marriage and breakup had created a lot of buzz in the media at the moment.
Lakshmi Manchu-Andy's Marriage
In 2006, Lakshmi Manchu married Andy Srinivasan, who is a well known director in the USA. The marriage was performed on a grand scale and many big stars from politics and cinema industry attended it.
Lakshmi's Troubled Life
A few years after her marriage it was rumoured that Lakshmi's personal life was in a bad state. Her marriage with an NRI director Andy had hit the rough patch.
Lakshmi Not Happy With Second Marriage
It was rumoured that Lakshmi Manchu was not happy with her second marriage. She was vexed with her marriage and wanted a change. She came to Hyderabad and seldom contacted with her husband.
Andy Srinivasan - Nice Guy
It was reported that Andy Srinivasan was a nice guy and there was no problem with him. But Lakshmi was seeing another person those days and so her relationship with Andy had turned bitter.
Lakshmi Manchu's Relationship With A Businessman
It was also rumoured that Lakshmi Manchu had met her college friend at a marriage ceremony Hyderabad. She fell in love with the guy, who was a businessman and an owner of a commercial airlines.
Birth Of Lakshmi's Daughter Ends All Speculations
However, with the arrival of the baby girl has put an end to all the speculations about Lakshmi Manchu and Andy Srinivasan, whose marriage life is back on track.