(biography, photo, video) Ian Somerhalder
Ian Somerhalder biography
Ian Somerhalder became famous thanks to the television series «the vampire Diaries» and «lost». The American actor has become a recognized idol for young girls, which has contributed to the attractive appearance of the star, and a set of paintings that brought Ian downloads. Now the actor is increasingly appearing on the big screen and trying not to be a hero the same position.
Ian Joseph Somerhalder was born December 8, 1978 in a small town in Louisiana – Covington. The family of the future actor – ordinary people: father – an ordinary Builder and mother is a masseuse in a health salon. Despite the fact that Ian was born in the United States, in his veins flows the extended family of American, British, French and Irish blood. Also in the family, Somerhalder also has Indian roots. Perhaps, therefore, little Ian loved to fish and ride horses. Its unusual name, the future actor was in honor of Ian Fleming, the famous writer who gave the world James bond.
After the family moved to the seaside town of Mandeville, This is seriously fond of model business. When young Ian had just turned 10 years old, he already started to go to new York for the shooting. There the boy worked with a famous modeling agencies that gave preference to talented teenagers. At this age, the boy had already begun to emerge on the American catwalks, and later toured Europe, participated in shows in Milan, Paris and London. The young man has achieved resounding success due to its regular features, and despite his relatively small increase to the fashion business. Since then, Somerhalder broke into the world of modelling art, working with many important brands: Calvin Klein, Versace, Persol, Esprit, Dolce & Gabbana, Gucci and others.
Later Ian Somerhalder became interested in acting. In 17 years over a modelling contract and the boy finally made the decision to become an actor, went to conquer new York, where he immediately began to develop in her acting career. Despite the fact that the Network can be free to find photo shoots, videos and fashion shows with the participation of Ian, he doesn’t like to talk about his modeling past, for sure, that it will hurt his acting reputation.
Talented This quickly and confidently moving through the ranks, soon brought the first results. The first role of Ian was played by the actor in the film «Black & White», immediately after which he was invited to the filming of the woody Allen film «Celebrity». Unfortunately, both pictures episodes performed by Somerhalder were cut.
The first major work of Somerhalder was the role of Hamilton Fleming «Young Americans». The project has caused a furore on television, however, the young actor managed to Shine once in eight episodes. For several years he starred in the television series, which did not bring popularity.
In 2004, Ian played a guy named Boone in the television series «lost», after which the actor began to learn on the streets appeared first fans. Despite the fact that the character of Ian became the first victim died quickly enough, the filmmakers kept coming back audience favorite hero for all seasons. With the death of Boone, the actor left the shooting and began acting in major film projects. Then in the filmography of Ian Somerhalder a picture of «the Tournament» and «Sensation of sight».
The most famous role of Somerhalder — series «the vampire Diaries», where the actor appeared in the form of daring sexy vampire. Serial tape gained success very quickly, and that This immediately made Damon the most popular character of the vampire story. The success was paradoxical. The story told about two brothers-vampires, and if Stefan was trying to suppress the instincts of a monster and live in peace with people, then cruel and cold the Damon who embodies all the night fears of mankind about vampires. But with the development of the series and expand the fan base Damon has become a symbol not so much night fears as fantasy. His female fans went crazy, almost literally. Soon, the actor became a sex symbol of global significance, and the films with the participation of Somerhalder gathered an army of spectators. Damon Salvatore is one of the main roles of Ian, the actor is not out of a vampire image for over eight years.
For the role of Damon in «the vampire Diaries», he was awarded the «Teen Choice Awards» in the category «Best villain». The name of the handsome man appears on the list of most eligible bachelors of the planet. Crowds of fans flooded the Yen letters, cards, gifts and love confessions. According to the actor, his main reward is the love of fans.
In 2014, Somerhalder played the main role in the sci-Fi Thriller «the Anomaly».
In the spring of 2016, the year Ian announced that he was going to leave «the vampire Diaries». First, the actor scared fans with the news that the eighth season of the series will be the final, but later said that this season will be the last only for Somerhalder.. the creators of the show repeatedly said that they will write scripts for the new series as much as it wants Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley, that statement puts the Yen continued existence of «the vampire Diaries» under the big question. But, after the departure of one of the main roles, the project will continue to exist.
Personal life Ian Somerhalder happened many brilliant novels. His girls were Sarah Malatesta and sister Paris Hilton Nicky. During the filming of the TV series «lost» Ian was in a relationship with actress Maggie grace, who in the film played his sister. The stars themselves denied any romantic connection, but the paparazzi refused to believe their allegations.
Darling of Somerhalder was Nina Dobrev – partner on the set of «the vampire Diaries». The young people met in more than a year, and in 2013 Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev broke up, the novel has exhausted itself. The question of why Ian broke up with Dobrev, left many fans of the series. No scandals and loud quarrels the couple had not started. After breaking up with Ian Nina took the difficult decision to leave «the vampire Diaries». According to eyewitnesses, nothing happened, but the situation at the site has ceased to be friendly, so the former lovers were avoiding each other, which the writers had to intervene and rewrite the scene so as not to force Somerhalder and his ex-girlfriend to intersect at the site.
Recently, Somerhalder was Dating actress Nikki reed about marriage lovers press did not say anything. At the end of April 2015, the actor on his Twitter page informed fans about the wedding. It turns out that Somerhalder and Nikki reed got married. The bride and groom were dressed in white wedding outfits, their sacred celebration photographed from a helicopter paparazzi.
The wedding took place so quickly and unexpectedly that the main version of the accident was a hunch that Nicky reed pregnant, which led to a quick and unexpected marriage. But over time, it became clear that the figure is under the close supervision of the press Rod is not changed, and in the vicinity of the star family does not appear unaccounted children. Hollywood had to believe that no scandal is not expected, and the actors brought and the Hollywood romantic love story. Version of strong feelings is confirmed by the relations of the actors: in spite of the tight schedule they make time for walks, celebrate holidays together, photograph each other and send each other greetings on Instagram.
The young family is considered one of the most beautiful and harmonious couples star in the world. Yen wife enjoyed warm relations, friendship and mutual understanding. The couple has several adopted from shelters Pets, but still acting couple wants to raise children, not kittens, and, once admitted, Somerhalder, actively working on this issue. Despite such statements it is difficult to imagine that Somerhalder and reed are expecting a baby soon. Both signed contracts with the loud TV series, which clearly shows that while artists think more about work.
- It’s now or never
- Young Americans
- Life as a house
- The rules of attraction
- The sensation of sight
- Marco Polo
- The accidental witness
- The vampire diaries
- Time is short