It was a short leap for Sam Pinto. She was a former "Pinoy Big Brother" (PBB) housemate, and now has topped men’s magazine FHM’s list of 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2011. She ran over last year’s sexiest womanLocsin, who ranked third. Pinto got the highest text, print and online votes from her supporters.
came in second on the list, making the fourth placer. Eula Valdez, who posed for FHM’s July cover this year, made it to the list at No. 46.
Kapamilya stars such as Angelica Panganiban,, and Bianca Manalo were able to enter the list.
Pinto, a commercial model, made it as a finalist in the 2008 MYX VJ Search. Her claim to fame was joining "PBB’s Double Up" edition in 2010. She then moved to GMA network to boost her career.