2 Despite enjoying each other’s company, neither Ian nor Nina would confirm the rumors that they were dating.
In February 2011, the two of them were seen enjoying a dinner at a restaurant in Atlanta, which led some fans to believe that they were finally making their relationship official.
" Fans roared with approval, and Somerhalder pulled his ex close to give her a kiss on the cheek.
The couple, who took their romance public in 2011, called it quits last May after more than three years of dating.
He is trying to deny the relationship.” They are dating as they were walking through Paris holding hands in June 2011 and were pictured kissing at the airport in late 2010.
Even though when they started doing TVD, Nina said 'if i wasn't dating Ian I'd be dating Paul' trying to say the media would think they were dating.
Here are 10 things you may have not known about Nina and Ian’s magical romance.
Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed's marriage is back on the rocks now that Nina Dobrev, Somerhalder's ex-lover, is back on "The Vampire Diaries" Season 8, or so say the rumors. The costars, and real-life exes, beat out four other beloved TV couples for the "Favorite Onscreen Chemistry" honor at the 40th Annual People's Choice Awards on Wednesday, Jan. Taking the stage to accept their trophy, 24-year-old Dobrev and 35-year-old Somerhalder riffed adorably on their shared history. " PHOTOS: What the stars wore to the 2014 People's Choice Awards "You're right, yeah! "But you know what's funny, Ian, is that at the beginning of the show, Elena actually hated Damon." "You were hooking up with my brother! PHOTOS: Costar couples "It's a good thing it's not awkward! "Can you believe this is almost five years in the making? "And yet our characters are still dating on the show," he continued.As a result, Dobrev decided to quit after "The Vampire Diaries" Season 6, leaving thousands of "Delena" fans heartbroken.Somerhalder and Reed soon tied the knot and are even expecting their first child.What's more, TVD actor even mentioned during an interview that he wants Damon to end up with Elena on the show.