Rumors of break up and patch up are very common in the town of Bollywood. If an actor repeats working with an actress, rumors start buzzing about their affair. However, most of these rumors are just for publicity as it gives hype to the business of film. Among all the rumors of the love affair, there was one rumor of Bigg Boss 12 host, Salman Khan and current host of Hear me Love me, Shilpa Shetty Kundra.
Salman and Shilpa worked together in films like Garv: Pride and Honour, Auzaar, Phir Milenge and Shadi Karke Phass Gaya Yaar. They were rumored to be in a relationship at that time. But, recently, Shilpa Shetty cleared the air about having an affair with Salman back then, the actress said, “We didn’t go out on a date as such. In those days, actors shared a great camaraderie. Salman is a very humble, loving and grounded human being.”
Shilpa went on to add, “I remember, he would come to my house even at midnight sometimes, and by that time I’d already be asleep. Then Salman and my dad would sit down and drink a few pegs together. I remember, when my dad had left for the heavenly abode, Salman came home, went straight to the bar table, laid his head down on it and cried.”
On the work front, Shilpa is a host of an Amazon Prime Original series, Hear me, Love me. It is based on a Virtual blind dating concept. While, Salman Khan is shooting for his next film, Bharat which also stars Katrina Kaif, Tabu, and Disha Patani and it is jointly produced by Atul Agnihotri, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Nikhil Namit and Salman Khan. The film will release on Eid 2019.
The film Bharat also starred Priyanka Chopra who left the film at the last moment. To this, the actor said, “I am really happy for her. Had we known that she has signed such a big film in Hollywood and known it well in advance, we would not have stopped her from leaving our film. She told us at the very last moment, just 10 days before shoot. My shooting had already begun but we got to know she wants to leave the film just 10 days before shoot.”