But Nina Dobrev was just as seductive as her femme fatale character on the red carpet for the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, on Sunday.
The 24-year-old siren displayed her ample curves in a plunging jumpsuit featuring a brightly coloured splatter design as she snagged the award for Choice TV Actress for her work on The Vampire Diaries.
Sizzling: Nina Dobrev wore a plunging neck line as she arrived to the Teen Choice Awards in Los Angeles, on Sunday
Adorning her petite feet was a pair of open toed Dolce & Gabbana heels as she carried a Devi Kroell clutch.
Completing her getup was a pair of elegant Martin Katz earrings as she wore her brunette locks in a loose high ponytail.
Just moments before she tweeted: 'On our way to the Teen Choice Awards with @lcristea !!! #excited #firstredcarpet #sandboxfriends'.
But the light-hearted musings comes after a recent breakup with her The Vampire Diaries co-star
Glimmer girl: The Vampire Diaries star wore sparkly earrings with a coating of make-up that nicely complimented her natural skin tone
As she works to move on from her former Vampire Diaries beau, Nina revealed she has an 'old fashioned' sensibility when it comes to dating.
'A lot of what attracts me is a guy's mind and humour and talent,' she said about her perfect mate.
Fun in the sun: The actress expressed her gratitude for being on the teal carpet and the opportunity to meet her fans
She continued: 'I need to know all those things before I fall for someone. I'm not a one-night-stand kind of girl. I'm a relationship girl.'
Nina won her Choice TV Actress award in the Fantasy/Sci-Fi category for her portrayal of doppelgänger characters Elena Gilbert and Katherine Pierce.
The smouldering ex: Nina split with The Vampire Diaries co-star Ian Somerhalder in May