Sidharth Malhotra and Kiara Advani./ Image: Instagram
Ever since Sidharth Malhotra parted ways from Alia Bhatt, a lot has been written about his love life. The actor has been linked with many actresses like Jacqueline Fernandez and Tara Sutaria. And the latest to join the bandwagon is Kiara Advani. Hence, at the trailer launch of his upcoming film, Jabariya Jodi, the actor was asked to clear the around his relationship status. Sidharth, however, rubbished the link-up rumours saying that the two are "lovely friends."
According to a report in Pinkvilla, not only did Sidharth refute the rumours but also revealed that Kiara often makes fun of the articles on their link-up. "During the event today, Sid opened up about the same and shared that Kiara made fun of the articles which linked them together. He went on to say that they are lovely friends and co-stars in Shershaah, the shooting of which is currently going on. In fact, he hugged Parineeti and stated that for now, he is very happy with this Jodi and will keep fans updated," claims a report on Pinkvilla.
Recently, Kiara Advani also maintained that she is ‘very much single’. When asked how she deals with link-up rumours, she told a website, "They are rumours only. That's the truth."
Kiara Advani and Sidharth Malhotra are all set to share the screen space in Shershaah. The film is based on Captain Vikram Batra, an Indian Army officer, who was martyred in the Kargil War at the age of 24.
Sidharth is currently busy promoting Jabariya Jodi which also stars Parineeti Chopra in a pivotal role. Jabariya Jodi is a comic take on the concept of 'groom kidnapping' prevalent in Bihar, popularly known as "pakadua vivah". The film will hit the screens on August 2, 2019.