As Priyanka Chopra and Nick divorce rumor spread, we recall her 5 past relationships with B-town guys

It seems it’s a divorce season that has engulfed the Indian Film Industry. First, Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao from Bollywood and then Naga Chaitanya and Samantha Ruth Prabhu down the South,  announced the shocking news of their divorce, leaving fans in shock. It seems this recent phenomenon has reached the US as well. Yes, if reports are to be believed, our own favorite Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas are about to get divorced. The spread of rumors of the lovely couple getting divorced started as soon as Piggy Chops removed ‘Chopra Jonas’ from her Instagram handle, leaving just her first name, Priyanka. 

Well, there is nothing new in celebrity couples dating one another, falling in love, getting married, and eventually after a few years, getting divorced. Priyanka, before falling in love with Singer Nick Jonas and tying the wedding knot in a lavish three-day wedding at Jodhpur, dated some of the A-listers in Bollywood.

We, look at some of the men our Desi Girl dated or was rumored to be dating before finally falling for Nick.

1. Akshay Kumar

Yes, our Khiladi and Jungli Billi have together given many hits at one in time be it Aitraaz, Mujhse Shaadii Karogi, Waqt, Andaaz, and many more. The lovely chemistry of the onscreen pair was widely loved by movie watchers. Reports of closeness between Akshay and Priyanka on film sets started to spread like a wildfire prompting Akshay’s wife Twinkle to bar him from working with Priyanka again. One of the major reasons for Akshay and Priyanka’s dating rumor was also because of the fact that they have together filmed some of Bollywood’s Steamiest Scenes and Songs.

2. Shah Rukh Khan

This was indeed shocking for fans as well as insiders of Bollywood as Shah Rukh Khan is known as a committed and doting husband. If rumors are anything to go by, then Priyanka Chopra and Shah Rukh Khan were in a very serious affair. The closeness between PC and Badshah of Bollywood began on the sets of Don 2 and it was the time during which was madly in love with SRK. Many Reports also suggested that the couple had a secret Nikah Nama in a foreign country. 

But, like Twinkle, Gauri entered the picture and since then Shah Rukh has not worked with Priyanka again. Although the affair was never confirmed by either of the two, Priyanka on several occasions has talked about an ex that she ‘looks up to’ and many feel that it is none other than Shah Rukh that she is talking about. Once, they were seen together late at night, at around 3 AM. They were even interrogated about it, and they dodged the question by saying that they were just doing the rehearsals. It is also reported that just like Twinkle, Gauri Khan also entered the picture and asked Karan Johar, Farah Khan, and Sajid Khan to boycott Priyanka and this is the sole reason Priyanka was forced to shift to the USA. However, SRK and Priyanka, both have denied these rumors in several interviews. 

3. Shahid Kapoor

There is a very interesting story about Shahid Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra. Once IT department visited Priyanka Chopra’s house quite early in the morning and found Shahid Kapoor answering the door. Allegedly, when Shahid Kapoor opened the door he was wearing a boxer. The whole incident made big news in the media at the time as know body previously had any clue about their dating each other. They have never officially confessed their relationship and it is possible that maybe they are just good friends.

Priyanka herself revealed  “Yes, Shahid was there at my apartment when it (the income tax raids) happened. He lives just three minutes away from my home and it was but natural for me to give him a call when all that was happening. My mother was also supposed to be there but she couldn’t make it. So I gave him a call and he rushed to my apartment just as he was (reportedly in shorts).”

Insiders from Bollywood say that the two started to develop a close relationship while they were working for the movies Kaminey and Teri Meri Kahaani but both of them failed to make a mark at the box office. But they could not keep it going for long and then broke the ties. In an interview following shortly after that, Shahid confessed that a famous co-star of his had cheated on him. 

4. Harman Baweja

Not much heard about? Yes, we understand! Piggy Chops was alleged to be in a relationship with Harry Baweja’s son Harman Baweja. The rumors of the duo coming close started during the shoot of the movie Love story 2050. It is reported that the two dated each other for 5 years but started drifting apart after the failure of their films. They celebrated the New Year 2009 separately which was actually the first hint of their split.

5. Tom Hiddleston

Tom Hiddleston, who is famous for playing Loki in MCU films, appeared flirting with Priyanka Chopra at the after party of one of the Emmy award functions. At Emmy’s after-party, it was reported that Tom Hiddleston was seen openly flirting with Priyanka Chopra. They were seen holding hands and generally cozying up in between taking cute selfies. They also exchanged numbers at the end of the night said some sources. Though the rumor soon died down soon enough, it still took the gossip world by storm. Especially, now after her admission that she dated somebody in America, the Tom Hiddleston rumors will probably be rife again. 

It’s okay, we understand that dating is a part of life and we are happy that finally, Piggy Chops found the man of her life. Hoping that both Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas keep on making mad love and continue to give us ‘Relationship Goals.’

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