Ian Somerhalder Personal Details
Birth Name: Ian Joseph Somerhalder
Born: December 8, 1978
Religion: Roman Catholic
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Birth Place: Covington, Louisiana, USA
Residence: Santa Monica, California
Education: He attended St. Paul’s, a private Catholic school in Covington
Occupation: Actor, model
Net Worth: $4 million
Ian Somerhalder Measurements
Weight: 156 lbs (71 kg)
Hair color: Dark Brown
Eye color: Blue
Shoe Size: 9
Distinctive features: Piercing blue eyes, natural good looks
Best known for: His role as Boone Carlyle in ‘Lost’ and Damon Salvatore in ‘The Vampire Diaries’
Ian Somerhalder Family:
Father – Robert Somerhalder
Mother – Edna Somerhalder
Siblings – Robert Somerhalder (brother), Robyn Somerhalder (sister)
Ian Somerhalder Dated:
- Kate Bosworth (August 2002 – December 2002) – He and Kate were an item for a couple of months in 2002.
- Nicky Hilton (2004) – Ian also dated Paris Hilton for a short while in 2004.
- Maggie Grace (2006-2007) – They dated for almost a year between 2006 and 2007.
- Megan Auld (2007-2010) – With Megan, Ian had a 3-year relationship but they eventually called it quits in 2010.
- Alena Gerber (2010) – Ian also dated Alena Gerber for a short period of time.
- Nina Dobrev (2010–2013) – Between 2010 and 2013, Ian was in a long term relationship with his ‘The Vampire Diaries’ co-star Nina Dobrev but they eventually split up in 2013.
First Film: Ian made his debut on the big screen in 1998 with his appearance in Woody Allen’s ‘Celebrity’.
First TV appearance: His television debut came in 1987 in ‘The Big Easy’.
Personal trainer: Although Ian does not employ the services of a personal trainer as far as we know, he does go to the gym as often as possible.
Ian Somerhalder Favorite Things, Facts & Hobbies:
- His favorite actor is Sean Penn
- Ian started modeling when he was 10 years old.
- He is the owner of a pizza parlor in Idaho.
- Ian has 3 cats named Miss Linx, Moke, and Thursday.
- He is good friends with Paul Wesley, Ryan Seacrest, Michael Trevino, Joseph Morgan, and Julie Plec.
- Ian has a charity called ‘Ian Somerhalder Foundation’.
- He has Frengh, English, Irish, and Choctaw ancestry.