Priyanka Chopra opts out of Salman Khan's 'Bharat' and the reason is 'very very special'

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Jul 27, 2018, 09:47 AM(IST)

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas pose as they arrive for Akash Ambani and Shloka Mehta's engagement. (photo by Yogen Shah) Photograph:( WION Web Team )

For those who were excited about Priyanka Chopra's much-awaited comeback in Bollywood in Salman Khan's 'Bharat' - there is some news. The actress has reportedly walked out of the film. According to a report in, the actress decided to opt out of the project on Thursday night.

While the exact reason of Priyanka quitting the project is not known yet, news has it that the actress is planning to get married to rumoured beau Nick Jonas soon and hence made the decision.

The film's director Ali Abbas Zafar confirmed the news on Twitter on Friday morning. The tweet also hinted at Priyanka's impending wedding with Nick Jonas. "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 (sic)"


Also see: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are engaged, claims international media

It is just a matter of time before Priyanka confirms the news about her wedding. 

The actress though has given her nod to Shonali Bose' film 'The Sky Is Pink' opposite Farhan Akhtar. 

Meanwhile, preps on 'Bharat' began earlier this week with Salman Khan shooting with Disha Patani for a song. The film is based on a Korean film called 'An Ode To My Father'. 

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