Natalie Portman sues Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan
Published Jul 28 2012, 22:26 BST | By Steven Baker Natalie Portman
has threatened to sue Bollywood actor-producer Saif Ali Khan, after he announced that they would collaborate on a Hindi film
Khan later clarified that he had been joking, and had started the rumour in response to constant media reports on his personal life, reports The Times of India
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The actor explained: "It was a joke, I am sorry. It's just that I am very annoyed with speculations on all the aspects of my life.
"If this goes on, I might just start making up stories like these to entertain myself. Hope people will understand that."
Portman's management team issued the legal notice after Khan went on record earlier this week to say that the two would feature in a romantic comedy together.
Watch a trailer for Khan's current release Cocktail