Nina Dobrev proved that she has now moved on from Ian Somerhalder as she gets serious in dating Austin Stowell.
The 27-year-old Bulgarian-Canadian actress and the “Whiplash” actor appeared as a couple at the recently held premiere of “Bridges of Spies” at the Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center.
The stunning ex-girlfriend of Ian Somerhalder looked all loved-up with her new flame as they graced the red carpet in matching ensembles.
Nina Dobrev, who is dating Austin Stowell since July, donned a long black and red gown from Versace which featured a slit that revealed her toned thighs. She completed her look by putting on some jewelry from H. Stern and her Casadei heels, E! Online said.
Meanwhile, Austin Stowell looked dapper in black suit which compliment her girlfriend’s ensemble for the night.
Nina Dobrev and Austin Stowell started dating in public a few months back after her ex-boyfriend Ian Somerhalder tied the knot with Nikki Reed.
In another report by E! Online , their first public appearance as a couple was when they attended the Eli Mizrahi’s Founding Member dinner launch party during New York Fashion Week
“You can tell how much they love each other just by the way they speak and their mannerisms toward one another. Austin is such a gentleman and treats Nina with such respect,” the insider said.
The two were also seen getting intimate at a PDA-packed outing in Monaco, Pop Sugar said.
In an interview with “The Roommate” star in 2013, the actress said that when dating a man, she’s looking for the one who is gentleman.
“I’m progressive in some ways, old-fashioned in others. I like it when guys hold the door open and are sweet and thoughtful,” she told Cosmopolitan through E! News.
Before dating Austin Stowell, Nina Dobrev has been single for almost a year after her split with “The Vampire Diaries” co-star Ian Somerhalder in 2013. The two broke-up after three years of being in a relationship, which started at the onset of the hit vampire show.