He said that a reunion between Damon and Elena is no longer necessary to the storyline, insisting that the story be focused on the relationship between the two brothers, Damon and Stefan Salvatore.
Dobrev will only be returning for one episode, doing a cameo role only to conclude the storyline of her character.
However, her fans are sincerely hoping for a reunion between her character and Damon Salvatore, portrayed by Ian Somerhalder.
Nina Dobrev Still Causing Divorce Rumors Between Ian Somerhalder And Nikki Reed In her IMDB profile, Nina Dobrev was listed to appear on the 16 episode of the series' Season 8, which has gotten the fans all worked up on "The Vampire Diaries." However, her return is allegedly causing a rift between her ex-boyfriend, Ian Somerhalder and his wife, Nikki Reed.
According to Hall of Fame Magazine, the rift started when Julie Plec assured that Dobrev is keeping her promise to return to the show.
Executive producer Julie Plec has always mentioned how the actress made a promise to return to the show for its finale.Now that the series is ending on its forthcoming season, looks like Dobrev is making truth to her promise.