Poonam Pandey is an Indian model and actress who is who is known for her controversies. She started her career in modelling at the age of sixteen. In 2010, she began her career as a model. In 2013, she started working in the Bollywood industry and rapidly became well-known for her performances. In February 2024, Poonam was believed to have died of cervical cancer; the next day, she revealed that it was a publicity stunt to raise awareness on the disease.
Poonam Pandey was born on the 11th of March 1991, in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India.
|Date of Birth
|11th of March 1991
|Place of Birth
|Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
|32 years old
|Actress and Model
Her educational qualifications are unknown.
- Father – Shobhanath Pandey
- Mother – Vidhya Pandey
- Siblings – Nilesh Pandey (Brother), Shraddha Pandey (Sister)
Boyfriend / Spouse
Poonam Pandey has dated –
- Sam Bombay (2020-2021) – In 2020, Pandey married her long-term boyfriend Sam Bombay. The wedding had to be private because of the COVID-19 pandemic. They were married at their Mumbai home in the presence of close friends and family.
Pandey became known after appearing as one of the top nine contestants of the Gladrags Manhunt and Megamodel Contest and appeared on the cover page of the fashion magazine. She became popular through her social media accounts, including Twitter when she started posting her semi-nude photos. Her revealing photos received much media attention.
In 2013, Poonam had her first film onscreen role in the movie, Nasha as Anita Joseph as a teacher who ends up having a relationship with one of her students.
In 2011, Pandey landed her first role in television by appearing as contestant in the reality show, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi 4.
Poonam Pandey Net worth
Poonam Pandey has an estimated net worth of $900K dollars as of 2024.
Social Media Profiles
Some Lesser Known Facts About Poonam Pandey
- Poonam’s parents never wanted her to be a part of the film industry.
- In 2011, Poonam Pandey did a photoshoot for the most-awaited Gladrags calendar.
- In 2012, she was featured in the kingfisher calendar.
- In 2012, she posed nude after Kolkata Knight Riders won the Indian Premier League.
- In 2013, Poonam did a Grab Nasha Bikini on Twitter before the release of her film, Nasha.
- Pandey went on to have her own mobile application developed. The app was banned by Google soon after its launch in the Play Store and is currently available on her official site only.
- Her favorite actors are Hrithik Roshan.
- She also uploaded a adult tape in which she was with her boyfriend, on to Instagram that she later deleted.
- In 2020, Pandey was arrested in North Goa for filming a nude video on government property.
- The arrest came after the Goa Forward Party filed a complaint and FIR, and stated to the media that Pandey’s video was an assault on the women of Goa.