Nina Dobrev Sees ‘Vampire Diaries’ Costar Paul Wesley ‘A Lot’


Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley.
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Undying friendship! The Vampire Diaries stars Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley nonetheless see one another often regardless of the present ending in 2017.

While answering Google autocomplete questions, the Canadian, 32, discovered individuals had been wanting up: “Are Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley still friends?”

The star of Netflix’s Love Hard was completely satisfied to answer affirmatively. “Yes, my friends. I would like to report that the Dubs and I are homies,” she advised Wired in an interview printed Tuesday, November 2.

Not solely are they nonetheless pleasant, however the two truly make time to see one another. The Brother’s Bond Bourbon cofounder, who married Ines de Ramon in 2019, hangs out along with his former onscreen flame and his actual life partner. Even their canines are buddies.

“I love his wife. My dog and his dog play like best friends that have known each other forever,” Dobrev mentioned. “And I actually see him a lot. Love that guy.”

Though Dobrev left The Vampire Diaries in 2015 (and returned for the 2017 collection finale), she nonetheless isn’t going to answer the age-old question: Stefan or Damon? Her character, Elena, was caught in a love triangle between the vampire brothers, and whereas Damon (Ian Somerhalder) in the end gained her coronary heart, Dobrev nonetheless doesn’t need to offend her passionate followers.

“You know I’m not gonna answer [that question] because I don’t want to alienate half of my amazing, loving fans,” the Fresh Vine Wines cofounder mentioned.

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Though Wesley and Dobrev are on nice phrases now, they didn’t bond straight away on the Atlanta set of TVD. The Degrassi alum, who’s now courting Shaun White, opened up about their stress whereas on a June 2019 episode of Candice King and Kayla Ewell’s “Directionally Challenged” podcast.

“Paul and I didn’t get along at the beginning of the show. I respected Paul Wesley, I didn’t like Paul Wesley,” the actress recalled on the time. “I remember everyone would walk up to me after the show aired and they’d be like, ‘Are you and Paul dating in real life?’ Everyone thought that we had such good chemistry. I realize now that there’s a fine line between love and hate and we despised each other so much that it read as love but … We really just didn’t get along the first five months of shooting.”

She added that they ultimately acquired over their variations and wound up being the closest of the principle cast members. “We ended up getting to a good place and it was fine,” Dobrev added. “Of everyone, I think I probably see him the most and hang out with him the most. We’re probably the closest. We hang out a lot. We’re really good friends. I love his wife. It’s so funny how time changes everything because I never thought he would be one of my best friends.”

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