Quick Facts of Ian Joseph Somerhalder

  • Full NameIan Joseph Somerhalder
  • Date of Birth08 December, 1978
  • NicknameJoseph
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceCovington, Louisiana, U.S.A.
  • Ethnicity White
  • Religion N/A
  • ProfessionActor, model
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1997–present
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildAthletic
  • SpouseNikki Reed (m. 2015)
  • Height5 feet 9 inches
  • EducationMandeville High School
  • Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Children1
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
  • Net Worth$4 million
Ian Somerhalder

Short Description of Ian Somerhalder

Ian Joseph Somerhalder, aka Ian Somerhalder, is a well established American actor, model, and director. Ian is best known for his recurring roles on TV drama Lost as Boone Carlyle and in The CW’s supernatural drama The Vampire Diaries as Damon Salvatore. In the year 2003.

Somerhalder has appeared in an episode, The Best Defence as Ricky Murdoch in CSI: Miami. Ian has a perfect personal life and earns a good sum of money.


Early Life and Education

Recalling his early life, Ian Somerhalder was born on December 8, 1978, in Covington, Louisiana, U.S.A. as Ian Joseph Somerhalder. He was raised in Covington, Louisiana by his parents, Edna and Robert Somerhalder along with his siblings an older brother, Robert, and younger sister, Robyn.

Regarding his education, he attended and graduated from Mandeville High School. Ian holds American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. His Zodiac sign is Sagittarius.



During his early age, he had step foot in the modeling world. At the age of seventeen, he turned his career towards acting. In the year 2000, he appeared in the short-lived WB series Young Americans. Ian has also appeared in a novel based movie, The Rules of Attraction. There, he has played the roles of bisexual character Paul Denton. His career turned and reached at a height when he appeared on the hit TV show Lost as Boone Carlyle.

Besides that, Ian has appeared in the movies like National Lampoon’s TV: The Movie, The Sensation of Sight, How to Make Love to a Woman, The Lost Samaritan, and much more. Ian Somerhalder has also appeared on television series including, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Years of Living Dangerously, Tell Me You Love Me, and much more.

Read More: Theo James Age, Bio, Wife, Married, Net Worth & Height

Ian is a director. He has directed the episodes of The Vampire Diaries, like The Downward Spiral, Days of Future Past and We Have History Together. For his contribution, Ian Somerhalder is honored with Young Hollywood Awards, Screen Actors Guild Award, Genesis Awards, and much more.

Personal Life

Moving onto her personal life, love affairs, and relationships, Ian is a married man. He is married to Nikki Reed since April 26, 2015. Nikki is an American actress. The couple is together since they’re married and are spending a romantic life.

Previously, Ian has dated many actresses including, an American actress Kate Bosworth, Nicky Hilton Rothschild, Maggie Grace, Megan Auld and Nina Dobrev. Ian has straight sexual orientation and he loves traveling and fishing.



Ian Somerhalder has a perfect, fit, and healthy body of an athletic type. He has black hair colored and blue eyes colored. Ian has a height of 5 Feet and 9 Inches and weight equivalent to it.

Read More: Ernest Borgnine Bio, Net Worth, Height, Married, Wife, Children & Death

Net Worth

Ian’s net worth is assumed to be $4 million. He is active on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.


You Also May Like

Ray Nagin

Jim Cantore

Ted Vernon