Ian Somerhalder

Lowest Rated: 0% The Anomaly (2015)
Birthday: Dec 8, 1978
Birthplace: Covington, Louisiana, USA
Trained horses as a child. Began modelling at age 10 and had a successful international career that included work with Versace, Gucci and Calvin Klein. Made his television debut in Now and Again in 1999. Produced and starred in the 2004 short film Recess. Appeared in the 2005 off-Broadway comedy Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead. After landing a role as a vampire in the The Vampire Diaries in 2009, acknowledged in an interview that the popularity of the Twilight film franchise likely led to The Vampire Diaries. Active in animal-rights issues, and also helped efforts to clean up the 2010 oil spill in his native state of Louisiana. Launched The Ian Somerhalder Foundation in 2010, which focuses on environmental concerns. Supports the St Tammany Humane Society, an organisation dedicated to animal welfare and shelter. Opposes genetically modified food production and factory farming. His mother encouraged him at an early age to eat a healthy diet and keep fit, habits he has maintained.

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Filmography

MOVIES

CREDIT
0% The Anomaly Harkin Langham 2015
No Score Yet Caught on Tape Officer Lewis 2013
No Score Yet How to Make Love to a Woman Daniel 2010
No Score Yet The Tournament Miles Slade 2009
No Score Yet Wake Tyler 2009
No Score Yet Fireball Actor 2009
No Score Yet Lost City Raiders Jack Kubiak 2008
50% The Sensation of Sight Drifter 2008
No Score Yet The Lost Samaritan William Archer 2008
11% Pulse Dexter McCarthy $20.3M 2006
No Score Yet National Lampoon's TV: The Movie Actor 2006
No Score Yet In Enemy Hands Danny Miller 2004
43% The Rules of Attraction Paul Denton $6.5M 2002
No Score Yet Changing Hearts Jason Kelly 2002
47% Life as a House Josh $15.5M 2001
No Score Yet Anatomy of a Hate Crime Russell Henderson 2001

TV

CREDIT
No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live
2003
Guest
  • 2017
85% The Vampire Diaries
2009-2017
Producer Damon Salvatore Director
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
No Score Yet Years of Living Dangerously
2014-2016
Reporter
  • 2016
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Talk
2010
Guest
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
No Score Yet Chelsea Lately
2007-2014
Guest
  • 2014
  • 2012
No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Jay Leno
1992-2014
Guest
  • 2010
90% Lost
2004-2010
Boone Boone Carlyle
  • 2010
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
62% Tell Me You Love Me
2007
Nick
  • 2007
92% Smallville
2001-2011
Adam Knight
  • 2004
No Score Yet CSI: Miami
2002-2012
Ricky Murdoch
  • 2003
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Charlie Baker
  • 2003
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
Tony Del Nagro
  • 2002
No Score Yet Young Americans
2000
Hamilton Fleming
  • 2000
No Score Yet The Vampire Diaries
Damon Salvatore

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