Inside Gigi and Zayn's toxic relationship: a meddling mom, anger issues and a looming custody battle

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The cracks had started showing in Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s relationship long before the singer’s alleged altercation with the model’s mom, Yolanda Hadid. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)
The cracks had started showing in Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s relationship long before the singer’s alleged altercation with the model’s mom, Yolanda Hadid. (PHOTO: Gallo Images / Getty Images)

They seemed to have it all: the talent, the looks, the fame and fortune. Then the glossy façade cracked – and now everyone has front-frow seats to the family drama that makes anything reality TV could offer up look tame.

So what exactly happened that led to the breakdown between supermodel Gigi Hadid and pop star Zayn Malik? Here’s what’s been going down.

Rumours of an altercation between Gigi’s mom, Yolanda, a Dutch American reality TV personality and former model, and Zayn surfaced at the end of October. 

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