15 Things Most People Don't Know About The Making Of The Vampire Diaries

14. Nina Dobrev Left Because She Wanted A Break

Nina Dobrev was a huge part of The Vampire Diaries throughout its first six seasons. However, she announced that she was leaving in 2015, prompting an outcry from fans. While some speculated it was because of a romantic relationship that had broken down behind the scenes, the actor claimed she just wanted a break and the opportunity to pursue new roles.