Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder have been constantly linked to each other despite their May 2013 split. Now, it seems like the ‘Delena’ ship will be sinking too as they actress reportedly refused to return in “The Vampire Diaries” Season 8.
Movie News Guide claimed that Nina Dobrev admitted she is not comfortable working with the cast and crew of the series, which could possibly be the main reason why she will not be returning in “The Vampire Diaries” Season 8. Other sources stated that the “xXx: The Return of Xander Cage” actress is not ready to reunite with Ian Somerhalder yet.
It can be recalled that Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder shocked fans after they announced they have broken up three years ago. Cited reason behind the split is the unwillingness of “The Final Girls” actress to settle down.
“He was starting to talk marriage and she is just getting started on her career,” an insider close to Nina Dobrev revealed to Life & Style. “She loves him, and they still talk every day, but she is just not ready to make that huge commitment yet,” the sources added on, “Maybe in 10 years.”
While speculations suggest that the former couple’s unfixed past could halt their much-anticipated reunion, Cinema Blend suggest that the ‘Delena’ reunion might still be happening. As a matter of fact, showrunner Julie Plec revealed that “The Vampire Diaries” Season 8 is not closing its to the possiblity of Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder’s reunion.
Aside from Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev, Julie Plec also revealed the a bunch of familiar faces are also coming back. “We will find interesting and creative—whether it’s through memory or flashbacks or some other surprise—ways to just say hello and goodbye to those characters,” she stated.
Nina Dobrev has not yet commented on these reports. Ian Somerhalder, on the other hand, has said he does not have any idea on what will happen in “The Vampire Diaries” Season 8 finale. Stay tuned for more updates!
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