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Known in Bollywood, Kannada and Telugu cinema, Poonam Pandey is the most controversial and bold actress and model of the film fraternity. Beginning her career as a model, Poonam had become one of the top nine contestants of the Gladrags Manhunt and Megamodel Contest, and had appeared on the cover page of the fashion magazine. But it was when she had started posting her semi-nude pictures on social media, she had garnered the much-desired media attention. Poonam had hit the headlines back in 2011 when she had promised to strip for the Indian cricket team if it won the 2011 Cricket World Cup, but later claimed that she was denied permission by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). (Also Read: Tara Sutaria Addresses Relationship With Beau Aadar Jain, Reveals Special Quality Of Her 'Dream Man')
While that was a brief about Poonam Pandey’s professional front, let us give you a sneak-peek into her personal life. It was in July 2020 when Poonam’s longtime beau, Sam Bombay had announced their engagement on his Instagram handle and the newly-engaged couple had flaunted their rings in the picture. Sam had captioned the picture as “We finally did it!”. Poonam had written, “Best feeling” followed by a red heart emoticon in response to Sam’s caption.
The D-day has finally come for Poonam Pandey and Sam Bombay as the lovebirds had tied the knot in an intimate wedding ceremony. To announce the wedding and introducing Mr and Mrs Bombay, Sam posted a picture from their pre-wedding ceremony, in which the excited bride flaunted her mehendi adorned hands. Sam captioned the picture as “Mr & Mrs Bombay”. Poonam shared pictures from their wedding, and we loved how the bride and the groom have opted for coordinated traditional ensembles. Poonam looked mesmerising in a floral embroidered lehenga, while Sam looked dapper in the sherwani. Poonam captioned the pictures as “Here’s looking forward to seven lifetimes with you” and a heart emoticon.
On August 2, 2020, Poonam Pandey had wished her 'best friend', Sam Bombay on Friendship Day. Poonam and Sam had sealed their love and friendship with a passionate kiss and the former had captioned the picture as “You bring the sunshine, I’ll bring the wine. You are my best friend. Happy friendship day” followed by a heart emoji. According to Google, in 2014, Poonam Pandey was the ninth most searched-for person on the internet. In her first ever magazine interview with Man’s World India, Poonam was asked if she stays by herself or with parents. She had retorted, “No, I live with my parents. I don’t want to become a bad girl. See, I would rather stay with my mom. If you stay alone, your timetable goes for a toss, aapka aana-jaana, aap pe koi rok-tok nahi rehta… my mom will call me every few hours to keep track of where I am. I prefer that.” (Also Read: Mira Rajput Kapoor Shares A Mushy Picture With Shahid Kapoor As He Flaunts His New Look)
Speaking about relationship and why she wants to be with ‘just one man forever’, Poonam Pandey had said, “I don’t think like that. I would rather be with just one man forever. I think everyone should be like that. It is not a new generation thing, I think it is stupidity when people talk about multiple relationships. I think every person wants love. It is not about sex, if you love someone everything happens.” When asked about marriage, Poonam had revealed that she wants to get married, and wants five kids, too.
Poonam Pandey is a model-turned-actor, who has made her debut in the Hindi film industry with the movie, Nasha in 2013. Poonam had also done television shows like Total Nadaniyaan and Pyaar Mohabbat Ssshhh on Big Magic. Poonam was last seen on-screen in 2018 in the film, The Journey of Karma. (Also Read: Anita Hassanandani's Love-Filled Picture With Rohit Reddy Gives A Glimpse Of Their Passionate Love)
Congratulations Poonam and Sam!