Ian Somerhalder Short Bio
Ian Joseph Somerhalder is an American actor and model who was born in Covington, Louisiana. He is the son of Edna, a massage therapist, and Robert Somerhalder, an independent building contractor. Somerhalder is a Sagittarius and he was educated at St. Paul’s, a private Catholic school in Covington.
Ian Somerhalder Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||December 8, 1978|
|Age||36 years old|
|Biceps Size||16 Inches|
|Chest size||38 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||30 Inches|
|Height||5 Feet 9 1/4 Inches|
|Weight||71 lbs or 156,5 kg|
Ian Somerhalder Career
Ian Somerhalder started his entertainment career as a model from age 10 to 13. At the age of 17, he decide to expand his career in acting and gets the small role in short-lived WB series Young Americans, a spin-off of Dawson’s Creek.He then gets the bigger role when portrayed bisexual character Paul Denton in Roger Avary’s adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis’ novel, The Rules of Attraction. He rise to stardom when portrayed Boone Carlyle in the hit TV show Lost. Somerhalder then rise his name more into popularity when he was joined the cats to portrayed Vampire Damon Salvatore as a series regular in The CW television drama series The Vampire Diaries. His role received positive review and he also earned Teen Choice Award. Starting from 2012, it was confirmed that Somerhalder is still filming Time Framed, which had begun filming in Los Angeles.
Ian Somerhalder Controversy
Ian Somerhalder is away from scandal or controversy. Instead of it, he is known with several philanthropy project. Ian Somerhalder is the founder of “Ian Somerhalder Foundation” that focused in animal protection.
Ian Somerhalder Dating
From August 2002 – December 2002, Ian Somerhalder is dating actress Kate Bosworth whom he met during the set of “Young Americans” in Spring 2000.Break up with her, Somerhalder then dating socialite Nicky Hilton from January to April 2004. Latter in 2006, he was dated Maggie Grace but the relationship was end a year latter. He then had a fling with Megan Auld from 2007 to 2010 beside, Somerhalder also dated actress Ashley Greene in 2009. In 2010, again he was in relationship with Germany’s top model, actress and TV host, Alena Gerber. After ended his relationship with Alena Gerber, he then dated friend and co-star from the popular supernatural drama TV series The Vampire Diaries, Nina Dobrev. The couple together for almost 3 years to 2013 but latter break up due the age gap. Currently, Somerhalder was rumored dated Malese Jow whom he had fling in July 2013.
Ian Somerhalder Net Worth
Ian Somerhalder is rising stars with ability to rise his net worth to $4 million.