Not alike! Whereas Love Is Blind’s Zanab Jaffrey and Deepti Vempati each turned downs their respective fiancé’s on the alter — that doesn’t imply the 2 ladies are precisely the identical.
“There have been a variety of comparisons,” Deepti, 31, advised E! Information in an interview revealed on Friday, November 18. “I feel our conditions are so totally different. Cole and Shake are totally different folks. There’s a facet of Cole that’s a little bit bit immature. He’s younger, however, hopefully, he can see himself and it looks like he’s rising and studying from it, truthfully.”
All through season 2 of the fact collection, followers noticed Abhishek ‘Shake’ Chatterjee wrestle with not having a bodily connection to Deepti. In a number of scenes, he referred to his fiancée as his “aunt.” Whereas viewers didn’t see the pair focus on their points with one another, Deepti advised Us Weekly in February that they have been “fairly clear all through our entire course of” — and he or she “knew what she needed to do” when it got here to their impending nuptials.
“Nobody ought to have doubts about me [on our wedding day] and I deserve the very best,” she defined. “So it’s, like, when you’re not gonna be capable of supply it for me, then there’s no probability I’m staying.”
After the Illinois native refused to marry the “Life Is Blurry” podcast host, 33, on the Love Is Blind season 2 finale, which aired in February, followers started to take a position that Zanab, 32, was trying to observe in Deepti’s footsteps by refusing to say “I do” to then-fiancé Cole Barnett.
Within the episode, which dropped earlier this month, the flight attendant listed causes just like the Chicago resident for why she couldn’t marry the 27-year-old realtor, claiming he “disrespected” and “insulted” her whereas they have been collectively.
“You have got single-handily shattered my self-confidence,” she advised Cole whereas standing on the altar. “And I hate that you’ve got that impact on me.”
When the season 3 reunion aired per week later, the Dallas resident doubled down on her unique feedback, saying it was Cole’s “saving grace” that Netflix didn’t embrace all the tense moments between them. She then alleged that Kings Unversity alum pushed meals away from her, tried to “management” what she ate and made “day by day feedback about [her] face and physique [that] weren’t used.”
After he denied her claims, she added: “And that’s nice as a result of it actually did defend you and also you at the moment are denying it and calling me a liar in entrance of all these folks.”
Nonetheless, regardless of her similarities to the Deepti, Zanab not too long ago took to social media to make clear that their respective weddings have been really filmed solely per week aside — which implies she was unaware of what unfolded on the information analyst’s marriage ceremony.
The Bradley College alum, for her half, advised E! on Friday that she has been in contact with Zanab since season 3 aired — however is giving the flight attendant a little bit room to breathe.
“I simply need to give her a while to get by all the issues that she’s getting by with out us bombarding her with messages,” she shared.