Poonam Pandey is a model and one of the Kingfisher Calendar girls for year 2011. About working with renowned photographer Atul Kasbekar for the KF calendar hunt, she says, “it’s a privilege to work with...india Updated: Mar 01, 2013 13:01 IST
Poonam Pandey is a model and one of the Kingfisher Calendar girls for year 2011. About working with renowned photographer Atul Kasbekar for the KF calendar hunt, she says, “it’s a privilege to work with him and Milind Soman who are both veterans and I had a lot to learn from them.”
She has signed a Bollywood film called Nasha.
Poonam Pandey first hit the limelight in 2011 when she vowed to shed all her clothes if India lifted the Cricket World Cup trophy. She follows in the footsteps of Paraguay's Larissa Riquelme and Argentinian Luciana Salazar who promised to strip if their football teams won the FIFA World Cup.
She made her small screen debut on television as a contestant in Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (season 4) which was hosted by Akshay Kumar.Poonam Pandey stated that her upcoming film Nasha has some super steamy scenes.
Born on: 11 March 1991
Sun Sign: Aries
Place of birth: Mumbai, Maharashtra
Family: Poonam Pandey has a father, a mother and two siblings. She has an elder brother Nilesh Pandey, who is a software engineer and a younger sister Shradhdha Pandey.
Personal life: Poonam Pandey is single at the moment.
"I love teasing my male fans"
On being bold
"I personally feel it's a new generation. I am a new generation girl. I'm happy that it's all changing. For me it doesn't feel something really big".
On her real self
"People love me because I am not fake".
On how people react to her
"Why should I change myself and my career choice because of some gossipmongers? This is how I am".
On her work
"I am damn sure that when the day comes I'll be able to prove myself and stun everyone with the outcome. I'm not overconfident, I just know my worth".
On her dream man
"But I wish that whoever I fall for should have the qualities that my father has".
"I don't think I'll ever regret anything that I do".
First Published: Jul 23, 2012 17:35 IST