Name: Ian Somerhalder
Nick Name: Smolderholder
Profession: TV Actor
Gender: Male
Height: 176 cm
Age: 44
Birth Place: Covington - Louisiana
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Family/Affairs of Ian Somerhalder

Affairs / Girlfriends

Kate Bosworth Nicky Hilton Maggie Grace Ashley Greene Nina Dobrev Nikki Reed

Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder is a TV Actor, and he was born on 8 December - 1978(44 years old) in Louisiana. Ian Somerhalder nick name is Smolderholder. Ian Somerhalder zodiac sign is Sagittarius. More detailed information about Ian Somerhalder given below.

About Ian Somerhalder

He rose to prominence in television dramas after portraying Damon Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries and Boone Carlyle in Lost.


He won a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2006 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Lost, and launched the Ian Somerhalder Foundation on his 32nd birthday.

Ian Somerhalder before fame

He started modeling at the age of ten and spent most of his summers in New York.

Achievement of Ian Somerhalder

In 2006, he received a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Ensemble in a Drama Series for Lost, and on his 32nd birthday, he established the Ian Somerhalder Foundation.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020

$12 Million

Ian Somerhalder family life

In April 2015, he married actress Nikki Reed, and the couple welcomed a daughter named Bodhi in 2017. He was previously linked to Nina Dobrev, his Vampire Diaries co-star. Edna, his mother, was a massage therapist, and Robert, his father, was a construction worker.

Associations of Ian Somerhalder

He and Nina Dobrev co-starred in the TV drama series Vampire Diaries.

Ian Somerhalder Physique Measurements

Weight 71 kg
Height 176 cm
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dark Brown

Facts - Ian Somerhalder

  • Ian Somerhalderu0027s favourite kinds of sport are yoga, football and baseball.
  • Whose initiative was it to encourage the boy to act?
  • In his early teens he was a trainee of a drama course and an actor in a society of drama lovers.
  • As a child he grew up fishing, boating and riding horses.
  • Ian Somerhalder is fond of reading.
  • What can be called an initial point in his work?
  • Ian Somerhalder was first known by the general public as a fashion model when he was ten. Ian Somerhalder was a charming open and friendly kid that was very easy to work with.
  • What was his age when he began acting?
  • The child started taking part in shootings of films when he was seventeen
  • Ian Somerhalder didnu2019t finish school as he had to travel around the world for his modeling projects.
  • Ian Somerhalder likes traveling.
  • Ian Somerhalder admires Sean Penn.
  • Does he make any donations or does he do any other work for charity aims?
  • Ian Somerhalder is a philanthropist as he labors much in favor of underprivileged people.
  • Ian Somerhalder takes part in environmental protection projects.
  • Has the actor any family business apart from artistic activities?
  • Ian Somerhalder and his brother started a furniture shop some years ago. In the very beginning they combined the furniture pieces and sold them themselves.
  • What is his favourite genre in acting?
  • Ian Somerhalder claims that his most liked type of films is drama or comedy.

Family Members of Ian Somerhalder

Name Relationship Net worth Profession
Robert Somerhalder Brother N/A
Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder Children N/A
Edna Somerhalder Mother N/A
Robyn Somerhalder Sister N/A
Nikki Reed Spouse $12 Million Actor

Ian Somerhalder Timeline

  • 2002

    In the summer of 2000, Somerhalder starred in the short-lived WB series Young Americans, a spin-off of Dawsonu0027s Creek. He played Hamilton Fleming, the son of the dean of a prestigious boarding school. In 2002, Somerhalder played bisexual character Paul Denton in Roger Avaryu0027s adaptation of Bret Easton Ellisu0027 novel, The Rules of Attraction, alongside James Van Der Beek, Shannyn Sossamon, and Jessica Biel.

  • 2004

    In 2004, Somerhalder scored his breakthrough role when he played Boone Carlyle in the hit TV show Lost. Despite his characteru0027s death in the twentieth episode of the first season, Somerhalder returned to the role of Boone for seven more episodes between 2005 and 2010, including the series finale. Somerhalder was the first major character to die.

  • 2009

    In 2009, Somerhalder appeared in the movie The Tournament where he played the role of an assassin participating in a lethal competition with other assassins. He appears in the coffee table book About Face by celebrity photographer John Russo.In June 2009, Somerhalder was cast in the role of Vampire Damon Salvatore as a series regular in The CW television drama series The Vampire Diaries. The series premiere attracted The CWu0027s highest premiere ratings of any season premiere since the network began in 2006. The series has continued to be the highest-rated series on its channel with both Somerhalderu0027s performance and the show receiving a positive response from critics. Somerhalder began directing The Vampire Diaries in its third season and produced the series at the start of season 8. Somerhalder has received several Teen Choice Awardu0027s and a Peopleu0027s Choice Award for his participation on the series.

  • 2010

    Somerhalder was involved in the cleanup after the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling disaster on April 22, 2010. His efforts included cleaning of oiled wildlife and taping public service announcements to let the public know how they could help. Somerhalder also supports the St. Tammany Humane Society, an organization for animal shelter and welfare. On November 13, 2010, he hosted a Bash on the Bayou charity fundraiser for the Society. During the event, Somerhalder was presented with a donation of $11,100 by The Vampire Diaries fandom for his birthday project.On December 8, 2010, Somerhalderu0027s 32nd birthday, he launched the "Ian Somerhalder Foundation" which he hopes will educate people on the importance of protecting the environment and animals: "Instead of gifts this year, my birthday wish is that we come together and raise funds to support projects that protect our habitat and nurture our furry friends. He opposes GMO foods and factory farming, and supports ecologist Allan Savory in his crusade to let cows graze in sync with nature to enrich soil, enhance biodiversity, and reverse climate change. In 2011 Somerhalder visited Savory in Africa and announced he was making a documentary about him with the goal of winning him a Nobel Prize.

  • 2012

    In October 2012, Somerhalder was cast in the film Time Framed, which had begun filming in Los Angeles. In April 2018, Somerhalder was cast in the role of Dr. Luther Swann as a series regular in the Netflix science fiction horror series V Wars. The series premiered on Netflix on December 5, 2019 and was cancelled in March 2020.

  • 2015

    In mid-2014, Somerhalder began dating actress Nikki Reed. They confirmed their engagement in February 2015 and married on April 26, 2015, in Malibu, California. Their daughter, Bodhi Soleil was born on July 25, 2017.

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Ian Somerhalder was born on 8 December, 1978.

Ian Somerhalder is from Covington - Louisiana.

Ian Somerhalder is 44 year old.

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