Ian Somerhalder is an actor from America who gained a massive fan following due to his hunky vampire, Damon Salvatore, role in the hit American series Vampire Diaries’. He started as a model and has worked with renowned brands like Gucci and Versace as a supermodel before his film and TV career.
Quick Facts and Body Statistics:
- Real name: Ian Somerhalder
- Date of birth: December 8, 1978
- Place of birth: Louisiana, USA
- Age: 44 years (As of 2022)
- Nationality: American
- Horoscope: Sagittarius
- Occupation: Actor and Model
- Weight: 156 lbs (71 kg)
- Height: 5’9″ (176 cm)
- Instagram: @iansomerhalder
- Twitter: @iansomerhalder
Further detail about Ian Somerhalder
- On December 8, 1978, Ian Somerhalder was born in Louisiana, the USA, to Edna, who used to be a massage therapist, and Robert Somerhalder, who was a building contractor.
- His father was of French descent, and his mother was Irish. He has two siblings named Robert Somerhalder and Robyn Somerhalder.
- Ian started modeling when he was 10 years old and continued that until he was 17. He gained name and fame as a supermodel and walked the ramp for some of the best designers working at that time.
- Initially, he got recognition through his performance in the ‘Young Americans’ television series in 2000. He also earned his first film role during 2001 in Life as a House.
- In 2004, Ian got a breakthrough in his acting career when he played the leading role of Boone Carlyle in the hit television series Lost.
- He kept his successful run going and has been appearing in the hit television series The Vampire Diaries since 2009. In 2009, Ian appeared as an assassin in ‘The Tournament.’
- In addition to these, Ian has appeared in several more television shows and films such as Smallville, Tell Me You Love Me, Pulse, How To Make Love to a Woman, and The Anomaly.
FAQ about Ian Somerhalder
Q: What are Ian’s other interests besides acting and modeling?
A: Apart from acting and modeling, Ian is highly engaged in philanthropist work. He has shown his concern quite a lot of times about global warming and the depletion of natural resources. He initiated the Ian Somerhalder Foundation in 2008 for environment preservation and spreading social awareness about protecting the planet.
Q: What do you know about Ian’s relationship status?
A: Ian Somerhalder briefly dated actress Nina Dobrev from 2011 to 2013 and is currently in a relationship with actress Nikki Reed.
Q: Which project of Ian gave him life-changing fame?
A: Ian became a household name when he was finally cast for the Vampire Diaries show, which changed his life forever. The show amassed CW network the highest ever ratings for a TV show and continues to be the most popular show. Ian won numerous awards for his performance, such as the Teen’s Choice Awards and People’s Choice Awards.
Q: What is Ian Somerhalder’s net worth?
A: Аѕ of February 2022, Іаn Ѕоmеrhаldеr hаѕ аn еѕtіmаtеd nеt wоrth оf $10 mіllіоn. Не mаdе hіѕ fоrtunе frоm thе grеаt ТV mоvіеѕ аnd ѕеrіеѕ hе’ѕ bееn арреаrіng іn, аnd frоm bеіng а рrоduсеr аnd dіrесtоr.
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