Poonam Pandey is an Indian actress and model who is noted for being one of Bollywood’s most contentious stars. She is well-known in Telugu cinema and Bollywood for her roles in films such as ‘Nasha,’ ‘Love Is Poison,’ ‘Malini & Co.,’ ‘Uvaa,’ and ‘Aa Gaya Hero.’ She has also appeared in several television dramas, including ‘Total Nadaniyaan’ and ‘Pyaar Mohabbat Ssshhh.’ Pandey began her modeling career as one of the top nine contestants in the Gladrags Manhunt & Megamodel Contest in 2010. Gladrags Calendar and Kingfisher Calendar are two of the calendars she has modelled for. She is the first model for Kingfisher to go completely naked. She was once the most downloaded Indian model on the web, and she was one of the most searched people on Google India. Pandey is a huge supporter of the Indian cricket team, with millions of followers on Twitter and Instagram. The actress, who is fairly outspoken in real life, once had her own Google Play store App. Google, on the other hand, withdrew the app within a few hours after it was released.
Career of Poonam Pandey
Poonam Pandey has worked as a model for a variety of publications, businesses, and brands. She was the first Indian model to go naked for Kingfisher, and she was the first Indian model to do so. Her first acting role was in the Bollywood film ‘Nasha’ in 2013, in which she played Anita Joseph. She had a cameo appearance in a song from the Kannada film ‘Love Is Poison’ a year later.
In 2015, Pandey acted in the Telugu film ‘Malini & Co.’ as well as the Hindi film ‘Uvaa.’ She also played Jalebi Bai in the TV series ‘Total Nadaniyaan’ and ‘Pyaar Mohabbat Ssshhh’ in the same year. In 2017, the model and actress made a cameo appearance in a song for the film ‘Aa Gaya Hero.’
Scandals & Controversies
Poonam Pandey originally gained notoriety after she pledged to strip if the Indian cricket team won the 2011 Cricket World Cup. India won the World Cup, but the actress was unable to keep her pledge due to the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s objection (BCCI). She went naked a year later after the Kolkata Knight Riders won the IPL 5.
When her movie posters for the film ‘Nasha’ were posted on hoardings around the country, the model cum actress once again drew media attention. Pandey was depicted in these posters wearing nothing but carefully placed placards to conceal her modesty. In July 2013, protesters in Mumbai set fire to her movie posters. Pandey then added fuel to the fire by launching her own website, where she posted her sultry swimming films.
Personal Experiences of Poonam Pandey
Poonam Pandey was born in Delhi, India, on March 11, 1991. Nilesh, her brother, and Shradhdha, her sister, are her siblings. Pandey was once related to DIG (deputy inspector general) Paraskar in a love relationship.
Poonam Pandey’s Net worth
Poonam Panday’s net worth is estimated to be approximately $7 million USD, according to a study published on worldblaze.com. The actor’s net worth is Rs 51.46 crores when converted to rupees. Poonam Pandey is a great automobile aficionado, according to sources, as she owns a BMW 5 Series premium sedan, which costs roughly 55.4 lakhs in India. In addition, the actor owns a lavish apartment in Mumbai.