On Monday morning, the two shared a look at their costumes, based on the hit Netflix series. While the retired Olympic snowboarder went as Max, “The Vampire Diaries” alum couldn’t resist dressing up as Vecna, creating a truly terrifying scene!
Nina Dobrev and Shaun White Are True Couple Goals With Their ‘Stranger Things’ Halloween Costumes
In one Instagram video, set to the tune of Kate Bush’s “Running Up That Hill (A Deal With God),” Shaun White shows off his Max Halloween costume while Nina Dobrev is dressed as Vecna. Shaun twitches around for a little before falling face forward onto the floor. Nina then pulls off her mask and laughs. “happy halloween 😂,” she wrote in the caption.
One follower commented, “And the Oscar goes to… 😂.” Another follower joked, “I didn’t know that Max had mustache 😂😂.” A third fan exclaimed, “LMFAOOOOOOO THIS IS SICK.” Another follower called them the “best and funniest couple” while other followers were surprised that they were “Stranger Things” fans.
Shaun White Misses His Long Hair!
In another Instagram post, the Whitespace active lifestyle brand founder shared a close-up look at his outfit, complete with red face paint to make it look like blood is dripping from his eyes.
“Going as Max from Stranger Things this Halloween. Not gonna lie I’ve miss the long hair 😂,” he wrote in the caption.
Now that he’s retired, plenty of fans were eager to see him bring back the long hair. “Bring it back!!!🔥,” one fan wrote. “BACK WITH THE LONG HAIR SHAUNNNNNN,” another follower commented. “Grow it before you can’t! Hahaha,” a third fan teased.
“The long hair brings back memories🙌,” another follower shared. “Great costume! You gotta bring the long hair back!❤️,” another fan chimed in. “Epic!!! You and Nina are future legends ❤️❤️❤️❤️ love you both so much,” another follower added. “Love it! Happy Halloween 🎃,” another fan commented.
Nina Dobrev Jokes ‘I Went For Sexy This Halloween’
The “Degrassi: The Next Generation” actress also shared a look at her costume, which included long red nails and a latex Vecna mask with tentacles that ran down over her shoulders. She completed the look with a one-piece bodysuit that even covered her feet.
“I went for sexy this Halloween,” Nina joked in the caption.
“THE BEST HALLOWEEN COSTUME,” one fan exclaimed. “Why not a vampire?” another follower asked, referring to her starring role in the hit CW series, “The Vampire Diaries.” “😂Sexy it is!!!,” another fan agreed. “Our Sexy VECNA🔥❤️,” another follower gushed.
“SLAY GIRL,” another fan chimed in. “Hilarious🔥🔥,” another follower commented. “You are always sexy,” another fan wrote. “I always knew you were Vecna,” another follower teased. “I love it,” another fan wrote as fans showered her post with messages of “Happy Halloween.”
‘Stranger Things Have Happened’ On Halloween!
The fan-favorite couple also posed for a photo side by side in their matching Halloween costumes. In the caption, Nina wrote, “stranger things have happened” as fans continued to praise their Halloween costumes in the comments.
“I love it you’re always the best❤️,” one fan commented. “Iconic tbh,” another follower wrote. “Nina you are slayingggg that costume and vecna is jealous that you sexier than him😂,” a third fan chimed in. “I expected every costume but definitely not that 😂😂😭😭😭,” another follower wrote.
“No wayy, it’s so funny😍😂,” another fan wrote. “I thought Shaun was floating for a sec,” another follower chimed in. “This is fantastic!!!” another fan exclaimed. “Absolutely brilliant,” another follower agreed. “Happy Halloween to both of you! Keep loving and sharing! ❤️,” another fan commented.
The couple first met at an event hosted by motivational speaker Tony Robbins in 2019. They moved in together at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown in 2020 and the two have been going strong ever since!
On Thursday, October 27, the five-time retired Olympic snowboarder was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Gala. At the event, he was asked whether he plans to pop the question in the near future. Fans can check out his response by clicking here!