She was diagnosed with multiple myeloma on 23 June 2009, a cancer of the white blood cells known as plasma cells, which produce antibodies. It is a rare disease. She is helping raise funds for the establishment of the first research chair for Multiple Myeloma at Princess Margaret Hospital in Toronto.
Lisa Ray, who acted beside Mahesh Babu in Takkari Donga. got married to beau Jason Dehni in the picturesque Napa Valley, California, on October 20. Hours after the ceremony, the 40-year-old bride said happily, “We are overjoyed. This wedding exceeded all our expectations. I am overjoyed to be joined with my soul mate Jason.