Belfast Telegraph

Friday 29 August 2014

Jonas Brothers encouraged Nick’s hunky pic

Nick Jonas

Nick Jonas’ siblings Kevin and Joe egged him on to post a photo of himself shirtless online.

The Jonas Brothers musician recently posted an image of his buff chest on Instagram that got fans’ tongues wagging but the pop star’s older sibling now admits Nick was hardly confident about sharing the snap.

"He actually didn't even want to post it," Kevin Jonas revealed to Entertainment Tonight.

"The real story is he was like, 'No, no, no,' and we all were kind of like, 'You've gotta post the picture!'"

Nick, 20, is close to his bandmates and brothers, 25-year-old Married To Jonas star Kevin and 24-year-old heartthrob Joe.

The diabetic musician admitted "it was fun to see the reaction" to the photograph but he was more pleased he encouraged those with his condition to get healthy.

Nick is set to appear as Doug Martin in 2014 thriller Careful What You Wish For.

He gets his muscles out again in the flick, co-starring Isabel Lucas and Dermot Mulroney.

"I'm shirtless in this movie quite a bit… pantless too," he admitted "No clothes."

Despite his appeal, Nick may be off the market soon as he’s reportedly dating Miss Universe Olivia Culpo.

He was spotted dining out with the 21-year-old beauty queen recently in New York City, leading to speculation a romantic relationship may be blossoming.

"Nick was leaning in towards her across the table like she was saying something really important," a source told E! News.

Following dinner, the duo walked through the city streets hand-in-hand.

"They looked really happy when they walked together," the insider continued. "Me and my friend both agreed they were, like, swinging their arms all happily."

Nick is also looking forward to becoming an uncle. Kevin and his reality star wife Danielle recently announced they are expecting.

© Cover Media

COMMENT RULES: Comments that are judged to be defamatory, abusive or in bad taste are not acceptable and contributors who consistently fall below certain criteria will be permanently blacklisted. The moderator will not enter into debate with individual contributors and the moderator’s decision is final. It is Belfast Telegraph policy to close comments on court cases, tribunals and active legal investigations. We may also close comments on articles which are being targeted for abuse. Problems with commenting? customercare@belfasttelegraph.co.uk

Latest Entertainment News

Latest Music News

Latest Film & TV News

Latest Eating Out News

Horoscopes

Your Horoscopes by Russell Grant

Virgo:

A close relationship could reach a rocky patch. Resist the urge to emotionally withdraw from your loved one. Be willing to address the issues that have been pulling you apart. You could hear some painful things about your behaviour. Instead of getting defensive, be open to changing for the sake of your relationship. Think back to a time when someone you loved worked hard to gain your affection and approval. Pattern your attitude after theirs. Being flexible is more important than being right.More