Learn About Nina Dobrev

 Introduction

Born in 1989 to  Michaela Constantine and Kamen Dobrev in Bulgaria, Nina Dobrev is a well-known Hollywood actress and Model. She immigrated to Toronto, Canada at the tender age of two and was raised there. She has one sibling (Alexander Dobrev).

She went to Vradenburg Junior Public School and J. B. Tyrrell Sr. Public School and later attended Ryerson University to major in Sociology. From an early age, she was interested in drama and arts. She learned ballet and gymnastics in her early life and also took acting classes.

In 2006 she began her career in acting and has been a part of the entertainment industry since then.

Television Shows and Movies of Nina Dobrev

Television Shows and Movies of Nina Dobrev

Here’s a list of some of the famous shows and films starring Nina:

1. The Vampire Diaries:

The Vampire Diaries

The Vampire diaries and pop culture go hand in hand. It’s a wildly popular show among the agencies. Starring Nina Dobrev, Ian Joseph Somerhalder, and Paul Wesley, Vampire Diaries is a show based in a small town called Mystic Falls. The story revolves around two vampire brothers Damon Salvadore played by Ian and Stefan Salvadore played by Paul initially fighting over their love interest Elena (Nina Dobrev). The show advances with multiple twists and the introduction of several new interesting characters. 

Nina Dobrev gained immense popularity through her role in The Vampire Diaries.  She played the dual role of Elena Gilbert as well as Elena’s doppelganger Kathrine Pierce. She was a part of the show from its first season till sixth. Elena’s tragic death at the end of the sixth season left her fans in tears! She later reappeared in season 8 for the series finale.

2. Degrassi: The Next Generation

This multiple award-winning Canadian series aired in October 2001 and lasted till August 2015. This show beautifully depicts the journey of growth from childhood to adulthood with all of its ups and downs. It has covered a variety of taboo topics including sexuality, domestic violence, bullying, mental disorders, and whatnot. As one would expect with a rating of 7.4 on IMDB Degrassi was a hit among the audience!

Nina landed her career in acting by starring Mia Jones in Degrassi’s season 6. She continued playing Mia till season 8 after which she resigned and was cast for The Vampire Diaries.

3. The Perks of being a wallflower

This film takes its audience on an emotional rollercoaster ride by presenting the life of an introvert called Charlie, played by Logan Lerman. Its cast comprises many well-known actors like Emma Watson, Ezra Miller, Mae Whitman, and Nina Dobrev.

Nina played the role of Candace, who is the sister of one of the main leads.

Although her character was not of utmost importance in this movie, she was nominated for an award along with the rest of the cast.

4. Love Hard

Cozy winter nights and Christmas ahead call for cheesy romantic movies and this is exactly what love hard provides its viewers.  It was released recently on Netflix. Shows how dating using modern technology leads to getting catfished and then actually finding true love. Nina plays the main lead, Natalie Bauer alongside Jimmy O. Yang and Darren Barnet.

Apart from the above-listed movies and Tv series, Nina Dobrev has been a part of several other notable projects. To name a few are XXX: Return of Xander Cage, Fam, then came you, the final girls, Let’s be cops, Flatliners, and American Malls.

She also appeared in Drake’s music video of I’m upset and Wade Allain-Marcus and David Baum’s You got that light.

Awards and Nominations:

Awards and Nominations

Nina with her countless outstanding performances has proved herself worthy of praise and rightly so has been nominated several times and won awards numerous times.

Year Category Outcome
2010 Teen Choice award:

Choice Tv actress

Choice Tv breakout star

Youngs Hollywood award:

Cast to watch

Making their Mark

 

 

 

Won

Won

 

Won

Won

2011 Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Hottie

Choice Tv actress

Choice Vampire

 

Nominated

Won

Nominated

2012 People’s Choice Awards:

Favorite TV Drama actress

San Diego Film Critics Society:

Best ensemble performance

Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Tv actress

 

Won

 

Won

 

Won

2013 People’s Choice Awards:

Favorite dramatic Tv actress

Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Tv actress

 

Nominated

 

Won

2014 MTV Fandom Awards:

Ship of the year (with Ian Somerhalder)

People’s Choice Awards:

Favorite On-screen chemistry (with Ian Somerhalder)

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Tv actress

Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Tv actress

Young Hollywood Awards:

Best threesome (with Paul Wesley and Ian Somerhalder)

Fan Favorite Actor- Female

 

Won

 

Won

Nominated

 

Won

 

Won

Nominated

2015 People’s Choice Awards:

Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy  Tv actress

Favorite Tv Duo (wit Ian Somerhalder)

Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Tv actress

Choice Tv liplock (with Ian Somerhalder)

 

Nominated

Won

 

Won

Won

2017 Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Movie Actress (XXX: Return of Xander Cage)

 

Nominated

2019 Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Tv actress comedy

 

Won

 Nina Dobrev and Fashion:

Nina has always been in the spotlight when it comes to all things fashion-related. She never fails to take one’s breath away with her killer looks and attire. Both on the red carpet and street, Nina has made her name in the fashion world. With her extensive taste in fashion, she has shown us some of the latest fashion trends the industry has to offer. Some of her finest red-carpet looks are from:

1. Emmy’s 2011

Red has never looked so sexy! Nina wore a red body-fitted gown designed by Donna Karren. She paired it up with a diamond necklace by Neil Lane and became an unforgettable part of the best-dressed list.

2. Met Gala

Some of Nina’s jaw-dropping looks are from Met Gala. Whether it was 2016’s gold embellished gown which made Nina look no less than a Greek Goddess or 2019’s 3D printed glossy ensemble by Zac Posen, she managed to charm us all.

3. Vanity Fair Oscar Party 2016

Nina looked stunning in the gorgeous blush floral gown by Elie Saab. She was an absolute hit at the party!

From time-to-time Nina has been featured on famed magazine covers like Cosmopolitan, Vogue, Women’s Health, and Entertainment Weekly.

Nina Dobrev A Kind Soul

Nina is not only a phenomenal actor, but she is also a generous human. She has been a part of multiple charitable and social causes. In 2011 she joined Puma’s non-profit campaign to support breast cancer organizations. She also went on a volunteer trip to Kenya to help build a school.

Fun Facts about Nina:

  • Her full name is Nikolina Konstantinova Dobreva.
  • She once auditioned for a movie (The Perks of Being a Wallflower) inside a restroom through skype and was cast for the role.
  • She dropped out of college in 2008 to pursue acting.
  • Nina can speak multiple languages including French and Bulgarian.
  • Nina is a huge Harry Potter Fan!
  • She dated two of her co-stars including Ian Somerhalder.

Conclusion: 

Needless to say, this multi-talented artist from Bulgaria has made her mark on millions of hearts. Be it acting, modeling, or dancing she knows it all! Her awards are evidence of the excellent career she has established. Along with acting she has also conquered the fashion world and continues to impress us with her ever so graceful personality