Shakira, the former partner of Gerard Pique, has sparked discussions due to her encounter with Tom Cruise at the Miami Grand Prix. Reports suggest that Cruise has developed strong feelings for Shakira and actively pursued a romantic relationship with her.
During the Miami GP, Shakira socialized with several celebrities, including Tom Cruise, who also spent time with her children.
Reports from their encounter reveal that Shakira completely captivated Cruise. He expressed a deep connection with her to his inner circle and expressed a desire to explore it further. He even sent her flowers as a heartfelt gesture.
I guess it’s “T” from now on, not “TC” anymore.
(Shakira’s nieces have received flowers and greeting cards from him) #TomCruise pic.twitter.com/rCb8L68rlL
— Tom Cruise News (@TCNews62) May 23, 2023
It appears that Tom Cruise may have misunderstood Shakira’s kindness as a romantic interest. Despite her alleged pleas for him to stop, Cruise, who remains “absolutely mesmerized” by her, continues to pursue her.
But Shakira remained resolute in her decision, unaffected by Cruise’s romantic advances. A source close to the situation noted similarities between Cruise’s excitement with Shakira and his behavior during the early stages of his relationship with Katie Holmes.
Tom Cruise’s persistent pursuit of Shakira has taken a wild turn
Tom Cruise’s persistence and unwavering interest in Shakira stemmed from his genuine belief in their connection. However, Shakira viewed their relationship solely as a friendship and had no romantic inclinations towards Cruise.
Shakira felt uneasy due to Cruise’s repeated proclamations and actions aimed at winning her heart. The situation worsened when Cruise started referring to Shakira as his “dream woman.” Such remarks understandably unsettled her, causing her to feel wary and concerned. The implications of such statements can be off-putting and alarming for anyone, regardless of gender.
Tom Cruise’s Alleged “Dream Woman” Shakira Is Now Reportedly Begging Him To Stop Flirting With Her https://t.co/molwUJTXVx pic.twitter.com/Z8bhYUmGTq
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) May 24, 2023
While acknowledging Tom Cruise’s talent as an actor and his overall reputation, it is important to clarify that Shakira has no intention of offending him. She wants to emphasize that her interactions with Cruise were purely friendly and not driven by a romantic interest. She has no desire to embarrass or upset the Top Gun star.
It is worth noting that despite the stereotype of older men seeking relationships with younger women, Shakira’s discomfort cannot be attributed to a significant age difference between her and Tom Cruise. The precise reason for her discomfort remains uncertain, but it could be attributed to either the age difference or Cruise’s persistent enthusiastic approach. Although there may have been an initial spark between them, Shakira’s preference for a gradual development of a relationship meant that it ultimately did not flourish.
Shakira ‘has no interest in dating Lewis Hamilton or Tom Cruise’#Shakira #LewisHamilton #TomCruise pic.twitter.com/J5LoM5Eroo
— BANG Showbiz (@BANGShowbiz) May 15, 2023
Nearly a year has passed since Shakira announced that she was separating from the soccer star and former FC Barcelona superstar Gerard Pique in June 2022. While she may not be actively seeking a new partner at the moment, it is evident that Tom Cruise does not align with her vision for a future partner.