Neil Nitin Mukesh and Deepika Padukone worked together in Lafangey Parindey in 2010. There were rumours about their growing friendship on the sets of the movie. And a tweet by Neil Nitin Mukesh added fuel to the fire. He had tweeted, ''I stood outside Deepika's door yesterday with a red rose for three hours. Then I realised that she had gone for the promotions of Aarakshan.''
Deepika Is One Of The Sweetest People
In an interview to a leading daily, Neil had also confessed that he is very fond of Deepika, "She is one of the sweetest people I know.''
I Am Very Fond Of Deepika
‘'She is almost family - my 4 am friend whom I can talk to about anything and everything. Her smile is so contagious. I am very fond of her."
Talking About Their Bond A Source Had Revealed
A source close to the duo says, "There's no denying that they both are very good friends. But it's too early to say if anything is cooking between the two. They definitely turn to each other in times of need."
When Deepika Said Neil Is Very Caring
In an interview to a web portal, Deepika had revealed, ''Working with Neil was a brilliant experience. I think he is a nice, caring man who takes care of everyone on the set.''
I Loved Working With Neil
''He believes that filmmaking is like a family reunion, he takes interest in everyone's togetherness. I personally loved working with Neil.''
He Would Be There Every Time To Support Me
''Honestly, I think Neil is the most giving actor I have worked with. I can definitely say that he is most supportive. He puts me before himself. There are days when it's an important scene for him too, but he would be there to support me and worry about my performance.''
Neil Did My Make up One Day
''Also, sometimes he wasn't even shooting, but he would be there on set, helping around and be there to support me. There is a scene in the film, for which I needed different type of make up.''
''He is trained in different types of make up and actually did my make up that day. So I can say that both professionally and personally, Neil has been there for me. I think I have a friend for life!''