She says she’s flattered, but it just isn’t so.
“I’m flattered because I think he’s hot, so I’m like, ‘Oh, that’s nice,’ and apparently he’s very gentlemanly with me,” the 34-year-old, who plays drug dealer Alex Vause on the breakout hit, jokingly told
She continued with the tongue-in-cheek humor, saying, “Apparently we get along great and he knows that I have a favorite bottle of wine that I didn’t even know I had!”
“Apparently, I’m dating Tom Cruise right now and apparently, he doesn’t want me doing the show because I portray a lesbian and I’m a Scientologist,” Prepon added, calling the reports “false.”
As we previously reported, reps for both initially denied the reports of a budding relationship.
While some reports placed the two in a romantic dinner in Los Angeles last fall, the NY Daily News Wednesday reported that Prepon, once romantically linked to Scientologist actor Chris Masterson, hasn’t formally met the 51-year-old A-lister.
“I totally respect him and think he’s an amazing actor,” she told the Daily Beast, “but I’m not dating him.
“I don’t know what else to say: it’s crazy.”
Stay with Radar for more on this story as it develops.