Topics

Ian Somerhalder
Nina Dobrev leaving the CW's 'The Vampire Diaries'
Nina Dobrev leaving the CW's 'The Vampire Diaries'

Nina Dobrev has vanquished her starring role on the CW's "The Vampire Diaries." The "Degrassi: The Next Generation" alum announced her exit and move to "the next chapter" of her life Monday on Instagram after spending a festive weekend at Georgia's Lake Lanier with her costars and showrunner Julie Plec, with whom she shared a selfie in the post. Photos from the cast and crew's celebration initially sparked exit rumors, which the female lead acknowledged head-on in her post. The actress played the long-running supernatural series' female lead, Elena Gilbert, a compassionate teen-turned-doppelganger-turned-vampire, and made up a...

Loading