Known for The Vampire Diaries worldwide, Nikolina Konstantinova Dobreva is a Bulgarian- Canadian actress who has won the critics over her performance and her fans through her elegant beauty.
Born on January 9th, 1989, she was born in Sofia, Bulgaria to a computer specialist father, Konstantin Dobrev and an artist mother, Michaela Dobreva. She has performed in various feature films as Away From Her, Never Cry Werewolf, Were Fugitives. She has also appeared in several music videos and had a role in the MTV film, The American Mall. But her career jump started with CW’s The Vampire Diaries, a supernatural themed show as where she landed the lead cast, as Elena Gilbert.
Her another character was of Katherine Pierce, Elena’s doppelganger in the same series. Since then she has made Hollywood her abode and has been well accustomed to the paparazzi life. She has also played roles in various mainstream Hollywood films such as Chloe, The Perks of Being a Wallflower. She displayed her diversity by performing in comedy flicks like Lets Be Cops and horror movies like The Final Gils. Recently, she was a part of the latest Vin Diesel action film, XXX: Return of Xander Cage.
Dobrev is multilingual with languages like Bulgarian, French and English up her sleeve. She even dated her Vampire Diaries co-star Ian Somerhalder but later they broke-up and Nina decided to leave Vampire Diaries after Ian married Nina’s former best friend reed. She conveyed her decision to her fans by making an Instagram post. Later, she dated Austin Stowell for 7 months and ended their relationship in 2016.
Education: Dobrev had seen very active school years. She went to Vradenburg Public school and while she attended the J.B TyrrellSr. Public School she was part of the jazz band and did rhythmic gymnastics. While pursuing her graduation she attended Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts in Scarborough, Ontario and Ryerson University in Toronto. She could not earn her major in sociology, since she dropped out for pursuing a star studded career in acting, which we all know worked out pretty well.
Nina Dobrev Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $6.5 Million US Dollars
Nina made most of her fortune and got worldwide recognition after landing among the lead cast of The Vampire Diaries. She has been a part of so many major films and TV series and thus she is likely to receive high payments for every role she plays. Her popularity among fans as Elena Gilbert contributed a lot in raising her pay because the whole series was mainly receiving high TRPs for showcasing the love life of the former couple (Nina and Ian) on screen. Nina Dobrev has an estimated net worth of $6.5 million US dollars as of 2017 which seems to have a lot of room to grow considering her young age, prodigious talent and immense popularity.
Following is a list of her rising net worth through the years:
2012: $3.5 million
2013: $4 million
2014: $5 million
2015: $5 million
2016: $6 million
2017: $6.5 million
The following is a list of her earnings from various movie and television ventures:
Chloe: $1 million
You Got That Light: $2.3 million
Arena: $2.375 million
The Roommate: $3.5 million
The Vampire Diaries: $3 million
Nina Dobrev Assets
Dobrev has a 1929, Spanish architecture inspired four bedroom home in West Hollywood. It has a sleek and comforting design and has a “Zen vibe” to it according to Dobrev. She also likes to roll in style with her powerful Audi S4 and classy Mercedes Benz E 350. Being a performance alternative to the business class A4 manufactured by Audi, this $55,000 beauty comes packed with a turbo powered 2.2 L five cylinder V6 engine. But the $50,000 E350 belongs to a different league with 302 hp, generated from a beastly 3.5 L V8 engine. She is having the dream life of celeb and her posh tastes of car and architecture truly prove that she is living the life like a Queen.
Nina Dobrev Business Model
Along with a successful television and film career, Nina likes to add to her fortune by signing lucrative deals for commercials. She and her mother have both endorsed Got Milk and appeared on its various commercials. She has also been the face of TeraOnline in China, an MMORPG (Massively Multiplayer Online Role Playing Game) and has been featured as the face of Lux Haircare in Japan. She has also been in commercials for “Me to We”, a for-profit social enterprise founded in 2008 by Canadian brother Craig Kielburger and Marc Kielburger.
Nina may have never dreamt of receiving such amazing chances from life. Her hard work paid off and she has created a beautiful career for herself. Throughout the years Nina has been in lead and supporting roles in various movie and television ventures, some of which are:
• Repo! The Genetic Opera (2006)
• The Poet (2007)
• Mookie’s Law(2008)
• Chloe (2009)
• The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
• Lets Be Cops(2014)
• XXX: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
• Playing House(2006)
• The Next Generation (2008-09)
• The American Mall(2008)
• The Vampire Diaries (2009-15, 2017)
• Family Guy (2011)
• Lip Sync Battle (2016)
Nina has always been in the news because it is the fans that never stop following her. Nina was attending Julianne Hough’s bachelorette party and it seems that the girls had gone bad for the weekend. Nina had uploaded a series of photos of the party and the fun they are doing but in one photo we can see that Julianne and Nina are tongue touching. Ops, controversial! They are surely going to repent once they are done with the hangover. But there is a good news for all the TVD (The Vampire Diaries) fans. Nina aka Elena Gilbert is returning for the final season of The Vampire Diaries and the series is undoubtedly going to get interesting.
She decided to remove her last name from Instagram and now, you can search her as @nina. Nina has successfully entered the hearts of millions of fans and she will be loved forever.