Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev might have scooped the prize for 'Favourite Onscreen Chemistry' at the People's Choice Awards but, they really deserve a trophy for the worlds most amicable break up.
The co-stars and real-life exes beat down four other esteemed TV lovers to snatch the top spot proving that the public really are on team Delena 4eva!
The stars had the audience eating out of their hands with an acceptance speech that was nothing short of adorable. joked about his and shared history with by quipping;
Can you believe this is almost five years in the making?
You're right, yeah! But you know what's funny, Ian, is that at the beginning of the show, Elena actually hated Damon
Somerhalder snatched the opportunity to stir up old The Vampire Diaries rifts by mentioning Dobrev's passionate romance with 's character, Stefan Salvatore by retorting;
You were hooking up with my brother!
Always quick off the draw with a reply, Dobrev reminded the audience;
Well, you killed my brother
The real juicy nuggets were delivered when the couple joked about their real life relationship though. Somerhalder started the ball rolling by saying;
We started dating in real life
And then we broke up in real life yet our characters are still dating on the show. It's a good thing it's not awkward!
The pair then proved they really know how to work a crowd as they shuffled away from each other and mimed looking uncomfortably at the floor. Then, amid gleeful laughter from the crowd, they thrust their trophy into the air together and quipped
It's a good thing we have chemistry!
Understandably, the crowd cheered the roof off when Somerhalder leaned in to give his ex a kiss on the cheek. Bless!
Do you guys think this adorable pair deserved to win the prize?
Source: US Magazine