Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel’s mother found out about her son’s engagement on the Internet. Only he never popped the question.
“I was like, Mum, ‘I didn’t [get engaged] – trust me,’ ” the actor says, quashing widespread rumors that he and longtime girlfriend Freida Pinto plan to tie the knot. “Nothing’s happened. Everything is fine. I’m just shooting a film.”
But the buzz grew so strong, Patel’s mother was forced to clear up rumors herself.