Both Nina and Paul have not said anything about their close friendship or the romance rumors for that matter.
Still, many fans can’t help but wonder if they will ever come out as a couple.
"Happy New Year, may you all achieve your goals and dreams, like I did not 10 minutes ago," the TV star joked.
According to reports, Tonkin was a bit threatened when she had learned about Dobrev and Wesley's reunion in "The Vampire Diaries" due to speculations about them dating.costars Paul Wesley and Phoebe Tonkin began dating, the TV stars rang in the New Year together in Sydney, Australia.The press-shy pair posed with actor Nathaniel Buzolic, who played Kol Mikaelson on the supernatural CW hit.A lot of viewers have also pointed out that Paul and Nina have a lot of on-screen chemistry on ‘The Vampire Diaries.’ Plus, Nina has made it no secret that one of the reasons why she was excited to return to ‘The Vampire Diaries’ was so she could work with Paul again.She’s even shared several behind-the-scenes photos of them on her social media accounts.The native Aussie shared the picture via Instagram and wrote, "Not the only thing dangerous at the beach..."Neither Wesley, 31, nor Tonkin, 24, have spoken publicly about their relationship.The actor had already broken up with wife Torrey De Vitto before he began dating The stars made no mention of each other via their respective social media accounts while Down Under. Right to the point," Wesley tweeted on Wednesday, Jan. Tonkin, meanwhile, balanced salad tongs and a spoon on her face and captured the moment on Instagram.While some fans are almost certain that the rumors are true and Somerhalder previously said he's cool with his ex-girlfriend and friend dating, fans should take these dating rumors with skepticism as neither Dobrev nor Wesley has confirmed the news.Meanwhile, Dobrev recently posted on social media how heartbroken she is for losing her beloved cat.Sure, Mystic Falls is a town full of secrets and mythical creatures, but it's also a place where romances unfold.First, there was the offscreen relationship between Vampire Diaries stars Nina Dobrev and Ian Somerhalder, and now, Paul Wesley and his former costar and Originals actress Phoebe Tonkin have coupled up.