Poonam Pandey shot to fame with an open offer to strip for Team India Cricketers if India wins the 2011 World Cup.During the press meet of her short film 'The Weekend', Poonam disclosed she has made such a bold statement only for publicity and bag film offers as she doesn't have surnames like Kapoor or Khan. 'I created controversies to hog the limelight. I have seen people give 200 auditions for that one chance. Hence, I preferred the short cut. Its my had work and media made me what I Today,' she confessed.
Poonam clarified 'The Weekend' isn't a porn film but a short film in horror genre. It will be released on September 24th.The Social Media Sensation welcomed the trend of women-centric films in Bollywood. She is happy about the acceptance from audience for such movies.