Seems Alexander Ludwig is ferociously battling his way out of the friend zone -- 'cause the "Vikings" star was out with Lindsey Vonn AGAIN ...

despite the fact she claimed they were "just friends." Vonn and Ludwig got some people talkin' earlier this month when they hit up a fancy West Hollywood restaurant together.

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Nina Dobrev has officially quit The Vampire Diaries and is ready to close the door on her ex Ian Somerhalder and his new fiancée Nikki Reed.

Nina partied at Coachella to celebrate quitting the CW show after six long seasons, and has been reportedly spending some time with a secret boyfriend.

Reps for Vonn and Ludwig did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

Alexander Ludwig (born May 7, 1992) is a Canadian actor, singer and model.

The last thing she wants is for the media to create drama between her and her new boyfriend just like it did when she was dating Ian Somerhalder.

So TVD fans, are you still upset over Nina Dobrev leaving the show? Will Ian Somerhalder be jealous, or is he too busy planning his wedding with Nikki Reed and trying to keep The Vampire Diaries afloat to care about Nina’s secret boyfriend? PLEASE HELP CDL GROW, SHARE on FACEBOOK and TWEET THIS POST!After doing some digging, insiders say that Nina’s new “secret boyfriend” is none other than her, rumors ran rampant that the two were hooking up and much more than “just friends.” However, Nina was still caught up in a messy love-triangle with her ex-boyfriend Ian Somerhalder and her ex-BFF Nikki Reed.Apparently, Nina and Alexander’s relationship never really blossomed into something serious because Nina was still obviously upset about Ian and Nikki – and for good reason.“I had an amazing three years with him but, you know, sometimes things just don’t work out and unfortunately it didn’t work out for us.I don’t have any regrets and I think we’re both in a pretty good place.” Ludwig was has previously dated model Nicole Pedra.In November, Vonn revealed that despite their split, she harbors no ill will toward her ex.