Bharat producer slams Priyanka for quitting film: It was unprofessional of her

Toby Graves
July 28, 2018

Forget scripts and song lyrics - actress Priyanka Chopra and musician Nick Jonas are reportedly ready to say "I do".

Meanwhile, fans want to know who will now be the heroine of Bharat and folks, director Ali Abbas Zafar has a response to that: "Yes yes yes. we will announce the leading lady of Bharat soon". Nikhil told Mid-Day, "Priyanka told us that she had to exit due to her engagement, two days ago". In a throwback video shared by Elle India magazine, the actress talks about the importance of the diamond ring she wears and how it has put her in trouble many times. On Friday, he announced Priyanka quite for a "very, very special reason" and also appeared to make a reference to Priyanka's rumoured boyfriend Nick Jonas - "she told us in the Nick of time".

A day after Mirror reported that Priyanka Chopra had walked out of Ali Abbas Zafar's Salman Khan-starrer Eid 2019 release, Bharat, the filmmaker took to Twitter to confirm the development.

Priyanka Chopra Farhan Akhtar Zaira Wasim and Siddharth Roy Kapur in a screengrab of the video posted on Instagram
Priyanka Chopra Farhan Akhtar Zaira Wasim and Siddharth Roy Kapur in a screengrab of the video posted on Instagram

Well, from his Tweet it was confirmed that Priyanka backed out of "Bharat".

Nick and Priyanka sparked rumours when they arrived at last year's Met Gala together, both dressed in Ralph Lauren creations.

The report also claims that Katrina Kaif and Jacqueline Fernandez were possible alternate choices. Initially, she was very happy about her role as PeeCee is there right from the beginning to the end as the film is about a couple who fall in love, get married and grow old together as their life keeps coming in flashbacks. Bharat producer, Nikhil Namit called her unprofessional.

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