Sources say Deepika values Vin's advice in professional matters.
As an insider puts it, "She holds Vin in high esteem and shares a comfort level with him.
The actors were reportedly clashing over allotted screen time and the relative importance of their characters in the recently released eighth film.
However, The Rock has reportedly accepted the fact that F&F is indeed Diesel's film.
The action franchise breathed new life into its fifth sequel with Johnson's entry in the film as Agent Hobbs.