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13th May 2015

Nina Dobrev Breaks Silence on Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed’s Wedding

Nina and Ian dated for three years before splitting in 2013

Rebecca McKnight

Nina Dobrev has spoken out about her former flame Ian Somerhalder tying the knot with Nikki Reed.

The Vampire Diaries star told E! News presenter Maria Menounos that there are no bad feelings between them.

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 11:  Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder attend the 2015 InStyle And Warner Bros. 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards Post-Party at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Nina’s former flame Ian with his now-wife Nikki.

She explained: “I’ve said this before, we didn’t break up because anything bad happened or because there wasn’t love or friendship.

“I love him and the friendship is still strong and I think he’s great and I care about him.

“And that didn’t change. Yes, we’re professional and that’s fine. We were friends long before we dated and we still are now.”

WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: (L-R) Actors Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder attend the 21st Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at West Hollywood Park on February 24, 2013 in West Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for EJAF)
Nina and Ian dated for three years before splitting in 2013.

As for Ian and Nikki’s whirlwind marriage, she revealed: “When I heard about the wedding, I thought it was beautiful.

“They look happy and I am happy, and so I don’t see why there should be a problem with that. The drama is in the media, it’s not with us… I just ignore it.”

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An unofficial snap from the couple’s wedding day (image via Twitter).

Nina and Ian dated for three years before splitting in 2013. He then started dating Twilight star Nikki and they got engaged at the beginning of this year after six months together.

Last month the couple tied the knot in secret. (Check out some unofficial wedding snaps here.)