Ian Somerhalder

Actor and Model
Born Dec 8, 1978

Ian Joseph Somerhalder (also known as Zac Efron) is an American actor and model, best known for playing Boone Carlyle in the TV drama Lost and Damon Salvatore in the TV drama The Vampire Diaries.

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1978 Birth Born on December 8, 1978.


2000 21 Years Old In the summer of 2000, Somerhalder starred in the short-lived WB series Young Americans, a spin-off of Dawson's Creek. … Read More
2002 23 Years Old In 2002, Somerhalder played bisexual character Paul Denton in Roger Avary's adaptation of Bret Easton Ellis' novel, The Rules of Attraction, alongside James Van Der Beek, Shannyn Sossamon, and Jessica Biel.
2004 25 Years Old In 2004, Somerhalder scored his breakthrough role when he played Boone Carlyle in the hit TV show Lost.
2005 26 Years Old Despite his character's death in the twentieth episode of the first season, Somerhalder returned to the role of Boone for seven more episodes between 2005 and 2010, including the series finale. … Read More


2009 30 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2009, Somerhalder appeared in the movie The Tournament where he played the role of an assassin participating in a lethal competition with other assassins. … Read More
2010 31 Years Old 1 More Event
Somerhalder was involved in the cleanup after the Deepwater Horizon oil drilling disaster on April 22, 2010. … Read More
2011 32 Years Old In 2011 Somerhalder visited Savory in Africa and announced he was making a documentary about him with the goal of winning him a Nobel Prize. … Read More
2014 35 Years Old In mid-2014, Somerhalder began dating actress Nikki Reed. They confirmed their engagement in February 2015, and married on April 26, 2015, in Malibu, California.
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