Bharat has been the talk of the town ever since it was announced. The movie will feature Salman Khan and it will also be director Ali Abbas Zafar’s 3rd movie with the Bhaijaan of Bollywood. To add more excitement it was announced that Priyanka Chopra would make a comeback to Bollywood with this movie.
Now recently news broke that Priyanka Chopra had opted out of the movie as rumors were going on that she would be marrying her beau, Nick Jonas. Ali Abbas Zafar took to Twitter to share the news.
Yes Priyanka Chopra is no more part of @Bharat_TheFilm & and the reason is very very special , she told us in the Nick of time about her decision and we are very happy for her … Team Bharat wishes @priyankachopra loads of love & happiness for life 😊😉😍
— ali abbas zafar (@aliabbaszafar) July 27, 2018
Now in an interview, he clears the air about the tweet “I am going to reserve my comment. I am just going to say that what I said was what I meant, and I am very happy for Priyanka wherever she is in life right now professionally and personally.”
He further added this “All my heart goes to her because she has been a good friend since a really long time and we get along really well. I would say that I wish all the happiness and love. Hopefully, I am going to see her soon,”
Bharat is all set to release on EID next year and it also stars Katrina Kaif, Disha Patani, Sunil Grover and Nora Fatehi.
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