Nina Dobrev who was always inclined to arts, left school to pursue her dreams and has this decision to thank for her fame today. She is a Canadian actress who is very popular for her role in the notable series, Degrassi: The Next Generation. Nina who had her first acting stint with the teen drama, went ahead to land more roles which she effortlessly did justice to. She was not born in Canada but migrated into the country with her parents. There are other lesser known facts about the actress apart from her on-screen endeavors. To dwell on these facts would mean to dig deeper into the life of the talented actress.
Nina Dobrev’s Bio – Age, Ethnicity
She was born Nikolina Konstantinova Dobreva on January 9, 1989, to her parents; Konstantin Dobrev, father and Mihaela Dobreva, mother. Nina is of Bulgarian Ethnicity while her nationality is Bulgarian and Canadian. She was born in Sofia, Bulgaria, but moved with her family to Canada when she was two. Nina who was always interested in arts toed the line of her mother, an artist. While she attended Vradenburg Junior Public School, young Dobrev would participate in ballet and jazz classes. Taking a step further to explore her passion, she enrolled at Armstrong Acting Studios in Toronto, after which she proceeded to Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts in Scarborough. She furthered her education at Ryerson University where she studied Sociology. However, Dobrev dropped out in 2008 to fully pursue a career in acting.
She first began working as a model, featuring in commercials before she started auditioning for film roles. She soon landed the role of Mia in the popular teen drama series, Degrassi: The Next Generation. Nina then made appearances in feature films like; Fugitive Pieces (2007), Away from Her (2006) and others. She also featured in Never Cry Werewolf (2008) which aired on Sci-Fi Channel. Nina cut ties with the Degrassi team in 2009 after three seasons, to play the lead role of Elena Gilbert in The Vampire Diaries, an adaptation of the book series ‘The Vampire Diaries’. She featured in the series for six seasons before she announced her departure in 2015. However, in January 2017 news broke that the actress would make a return in the series finale. In 2011 she was cast in The Perks of Being a Wallflower as ‘Candace Kelmeckis’. She featured alongside Emma Watson, Paul Rudd, and Logan Lerman.
Nina starred in The Final Girls in 2015, and also starred in Arrivals. In 2017 she starred alongside Domhnall Gleeson in Crash Pad, a romantic comedy. That same year she also appeared opposite Vin Diesel in the action xXx: Return of Xander Cage, a sequel to xXx.
Her Net Worth
Nina sits on a net worth of $6 million by estimation. The talented actress has her movie stints as well as her endorsements to thank for her net worth. Per analysis, this figure could become a trifling one to the actress who is still steps away from the zenith of her career.
Personal Life – Who is Nina Dobrev dating as Boyfriend?
An actress as beautiful and talented as Nina Dobrev surely has some stories in her relationship diary. Dobrev is in a relationship with Glen Powell, an actor known for his roles in; The Expendables 3, Hidden Figures, and others. Rumors about their relationship started circulating in January 2017, after Glen was spotted at the premiere of Dobrev’s film xXX: Return of Xander Cage in Los Angeles. They were said to have attended a Golden Globes after party together too. These rumors were finally confirmed in July 2017 after the couple was spotted together at dancer and actress Julianne Hough’s wedding.
Before Glen, Nina was in a relationship with Austin Sowell, in 2015, The couple went their separate ways in 2016 after being together for seven months. Nina has also dated model and actor Ian Somerhalder. The two who co-starred in The Vampire Diaries reportedly met on set and began a relationship afterward. However, they parted ways in 2013.
Body Measurements – Height, Weight
Nina Dobrev has a body that perfectly suits her dynamic career. From her sparkly pretty face to her slim and perfectly carved body, she hardly goes anywhere unnoticed. The actress stands at a height of 5 ft 6½ (170 cm) which is quite proportional to her weight of 56kg (123.5 pounds). With her body stats of 33-23-33, she fits into size 4 (US) for her dresses and wears a size 8 (US) or 38.5 (EU) for her shoes.