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Nina Dobrev Says 'Comedy Is Terrifying' in Nylon's August 2014 Issue

Nina Dobrev Says 'Comedy Is Terrifying' in Nylon's August 2014 Issue

Nina Dobrev rocks her favorite denim on the August 2014 cover of Nylon mag.

Here’s what the 25-year-old Vampire Diaries actress had to say:

On fame: “People feel like they know you when you’re in their living room, weekly, for five years. But I always get uncomfortable when people know more about me than I know about them.”

On fashion: “I was not a girly-girl growing up…I liked fashion, but I wasn’t very fashion savvy. I didn’t always have all the best outfits…For a while there, we actually shopped at The Salvation Army.”

On her red carpet persona: “It doesn’t feel real because I don’t live in that world. When I go to those events, I’m in town specifically for that, and then I leave later that night. I’ve maybe stayed for the after-party once, ever. It still feels like I’m a fan, in a way. A lot of people are very cynical and very jaded, but I’m not there yet.”

On acting in a comedy: “It’s terrifying. I can get to an emotional place and start crying, but there’s pressure when you think you have to be funny…You really have to be uninhibited and fearless.”

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