Mostly known for acting ‘Degrassi: The Next Generation’ as Mia Jones, Nina Dobrev is a role model to young women who want to achieve professional dreams. She also took a vital role in acting The Vampire Diaries which has contributed more to her wealth. We will look into life and career as well as the net worth of Nina Dobrev in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
What prepared her for the current professional career? She is from a very sophisticated background and perhaps her success. Dobrev was born in Bulgaria in 1989 before where they lived for two years. She grew up in Canada with Aleksandra Dobrev, her older brother. Their father and mother were Konstantin Dobrev and Mihaela Dobrev. Her mother was an artist while her father was a computer professional.
Dobrev learned quite a lot during her schooling life. She started at two public schools; Vradenburg Junior and J.B Tyrell Sr. She participated in rhythmic gymnastics and also began jazz and ballet lessons. She went to Armstrong Acting Studios where she took acting lessons. To further her knowledge, she went to Scarborough and joined Wexford Collegiate School for the Arts. She was enrolled there for arts program until she graduated.
With a lot of knowledge of acting, she attended Ryerson University and specialized in Sociology. However, her quest of becoming an actor could not let her graduate.
The 29-year-old beautiful model is not yet married. She dated Ian Somerhalder, a co-actor in Vampire Diaries, for three years. Unfortunately, they broke up in 2013. Dobrev still hangs around with Ian and his wife, Nikki. That tells us they can’t be enemies after all.
She loves swimming and carries her swimming attire most of the time to fulfill her desires. She speaks Bulgarian, French, and English.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Dobrev acted her first major role in Degrassi: The Next Generation. She acted as Mia for three seasons in this television series. She played other films such as Away from Her and Fugitive Pieces. She also acted television films such as Never Cry Werewolf and The American Mall. She was featured in ‘You Got That Light’ music video.
After leaving Degrassi, she starred in The Vampire Diaries which is a drama series. She played the role of Elena Gilbert. This appeared to be among her best-acted roles, and she gained popularity from there.
She acted in other small roles in movies like Chloe and The Roommate, which made her earn more money and fame. Others include Fugitive Pieces, The Final girls, You Got that right, How She Moves, Dog Days, Lucky day, Departures, Run This Town, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, The Poet, and Crash Pad.
Dobrev has won many awards throughout her career. In 2010 and 2011, she won five Teen Choice Awards and Young Hollywood Awards for her role in The Vampire Diaries. The role also made her win ten awards within the following four years and six nominations in her entire career. This was a huge achievement. She received a nomination for xXx: Return of Xander Cage in 2017.
Net Worth & Earnings
Although Dobrev came from a strong family, she acquired her wealth from the film industry and created a long-lasting mark. She earned so much from her role as Mia and from ‘The American Mall’ movie that achieved high commercial success. She has a net worth of $11 million.
Nina Dobrev is an ambitious young lady who has achieved a lot of life goals and dreams. She is among the most successful actresses in Hollywood, and her role in Vampire diaries made her win numerous awards. She is a model who has done many photo shoots, and she is recognized for her beauty too.