After the pair attended the Met Ball together, Jimmy Kimmel asked Chopra, "Are you dating Nick Jonas?" Priyanka innocently replied, "We were both wearing Ralph Lauren and we decided to go together, 'cause it was fun." Kimmel followed up about his age, saying, "Isn't he like 11 years old?," to which Priyanka giggled and said she didn't ask.
One year after their Met Ball excursion, the duo were spotted at the Hollywood Bowl together for Beauty and the Beast Live. A few days later, they spent Memorial Day together lounging on a boat with friends.
Us Weekly then reported that the pair were indeed dating, after an insider spotted them at an LA Dodgers game. "Priyanka and Nick were talking really closely and were very smiley and very happy," the insider spilled.
Then, People reported that the duo got cozy at West Hollywood hot spot Toca Madera on May 31, and a source revealed "Priyanka ran her hands through [Nick's] hair at one point."
The PDA got heavy when Jonas commented, "That smile," compilete with a red heart emoji, on Chopra's elated In-N-Out pic. She returned the flirtation by writing on Nick's 'Gram with a precious koala bear, "Who is cuter? Lol."
On June 8, People shared a photo of the couple at JFK. Where could they be going? Turns out, Jonas was bringing Chopra to his cousin's wedding in New Jersey. She wowed in a yellow silk number, complementing Nick's simple navy suit. Almost the whole Jonas clan was at the wedding, aside from Joe, who was filming The Voice in Australia.
Later that month, the couple got back on a plane, this time jetting off to India to meet mamma Chopra and attend more wedding festivities. Priyanka posted a sweet photo on her Insta story featuring Nick, captioned, "My Favourite Men."
Catching flights and feelings, Chopra was spotted at Nick's concert in Brazil. She filmed her man's show like a proud girlfriend and posted on her Instagram story, writing, "Him," with the gushy heart-eyes emoji.
According to E! News, the couple spent the Fourth of July together in New York with Joe Jonas and his fiancée, Game of Thrones actress Sophie Turner. The #SquadGoals foursome was photographed riding bikes and hanging out around NYC.
Around the same time, speculation began to surface that Nick and Priyanka -- PriyaNick? -- were wearing matching gold Cartier rings.
Chopra finally opened up about the relationship to People at a party in the Hamptons, saying of their trip to India, "We’re getting to know each other and I think it was a great experience for him." She added, "I think he really enjoyed it. It was really beautiful. He had a great time."
The couple stepped out in London on July 18 to Celebrate Priyanka's 36th birthday. They were photographed leaving hot spot Chiltern Firehouse, looking chic.
On Thursday night (July 26), Ali Abbas Zafar, Chopra's director for the Indian film Bharat, announced that the actress would be leaving his project. In a cryptic tweet, he alluded to love, happiness and "the Nick of time."
On Friday (July 27), People reported the engagement news, citing a "source." An insider claims Jonas shut down a Tiffany store to pick out the perfect ring.