This news hit us hard. We were rooting for Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik, but unfortunately, they may not be able to come back from this familiar discord. Details are still rolling in about this incident and reported break up. Here is what we know.
Gigi’s Vogue Interview
Zayn and Gigi Hadid have been dating for some time now and have a one year old daughter together. During Gigi’s interview with Vogue Magazine this year in February 2021, she talked at length about her home life. She shared that her mom, Yolanda, has a family estate in Pennsylvania. Gigi and her siblings all have their own cottages scattered amongst the property. To be close to Gigi and her family, Zayn bought a neighboring home in Pennsylvania. This is where Gigi and Zayn have raised their daughter.
Zayn Pleads No Contest
Yesterday, October 28, according to court documents that were released to People Magazine, Zayn pleaded no contest to allegations that he has been harassing not only his girlfriend, Gigi, but also her mother, Yolanda. They reported that there was an incident that occurred on September 29, this year at their Pennsylvania home. The documents state that Zayn allegedly “grabbed and shoved” Gigi’s mom, Yolanda, into a piece a dresser. In the same incident, he threw “continuous” cursing insults, directed at Yolanda. Pop Sugar reported that according to Entertainment Tonight, Zayn was charged with four counts of harassment, in which Zayn pleaded no contest to each one. He is now on probation, serving 360 days. In addition, the court ordered him to complete a domestic-violence program as well as one concentrating on anger-management.
Zayn Takes To Twitter
After this information became public, Zayn took to Twitter. A known place for celebrities and people of note to make statements, Zayn issued the following tweet:
— zayn (@zaynmalik) October 28, 2021
Zayn Talks To TMZ
Releasing a second statement to TMZ, Zayn said,
I adamantly deny striking Yolanda Hadid and for the sake of my daughter I decline to give any further details and I hope that Yolanda will reconsider her false allegations and move towards healing these family issues in private.
Zayn + Gigi Hadid Call It Quits
Hours after Zayn made his statement, TMZ reported that Gigi and Zayn have called it quits, and are no longer a couple. A source told TMZ that the two have not been together for a while. And based on the timeline the individual provided, they split just after the reported incident. The incident involving Zayn, Gigi and her mother, Yolanda, took place on September 29.
A Statement From Gigi’s Team
Gigi’s team broke their silence on the issue by releasing a statement to E! News. A representative said,
Gigi is solely focused on the best for Khai. She asks for privacy during this time.