Lakshmi Rai -born May 6, 1981 is an Indian actress from Belgaum, Karnataka.
She has appeared in South Indian films, mostly Tamil language films. Most notably, she has been linked romantically to Indian cricketers, M. S. Dhoni and Sreesanth. She was a model before entering the film fraternity. She has modelled in several ads such as Bru coffee, Saravana’s stores and Fair and Lovely. Her portrayal of her role as Aarthi in the film Dhaam Dhoom was widely appreciated by the audience.