Nina Dobrev is a Bulgarian Canadian actress with an estimated net worth of $6 million. She was born on January 9, 1989 in Sofia, Bulgaria. Her mother is Nikolina Dobreva and her father is Konstantin Dobrev. Her mother is an artist and her father is a computer specialist, and they moved her and her siblings to Toronto when she was only two. Raised primarily in Canada, that is where Nina Dobrev got her start in life, and she is someone who is very talented in her roles. She has always been a dancer, showing off her skills in ballet and jazz and she also was a competitive rhythmic gymnast.
She quit college as she was pursuing a degree in sociology to begin acting classes in Toronto. She’s been in many different roles that have made her famous, though she has never been more famous than she was when she took on the role of Elena in the very popular CW series The Vampire Diaries. Nina Dobrev got her first acting break when she was 2006 when she was cast as Mia Jones on the hit television show Degrassi: The Next Generation. She was a regular character for two seasons and she made appearances on the show after her regular casting was up. From there, she was in a couple of movies that were made for television, she was in a few movies that went to the movie theaters and she did not do much that was noteworthy.
It was not until she was cast as Elena Gilbert on TVD in 2009 that she really made it big. The show was an instant success as it showed her battling the hardest things that life throws at a 16-year-old girl, including the death of her parents, an almost death of her own, a drug addicted boyfriend and finding out that her boyfriend is actually a vampire. The show was one she was on for several seasons, and it even spawned a hit spinoff, The Originals, in which she was a guest star in 2014. She left the show in 2015 calling it her last season and saying that she felt that her time as Elena was over and she was ready to do new things with her career.
She’s won several awards for her roles, and she has a very promising career ahead of her. She dated her TVD costar, Ian Somerhalder, for three years. They broke up in 2013 and she began dating other people very casually. He married actress Nikki Reed not long after she ended her first marriage to a former American Idol and there are rumors that Reed is jealous of her husband’s relationship with his ex and current friend, Nina Dobrev. The two are rumored to still be in love with one another and using their social media pages to make the other jealous, and there is some rumor about the fact that Somerhalder uses his to profess his undying love to his wife, whom there is allegedly trouble in paradise. Right now, that’s the most talked about of Nina Dobrev’s life, but we hope that some of her upcoming projects will take that light off of her and shine it on better things.
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