About Ian Somerhalder
It has been calculated that the total size of Ian Somerhalder net worth is as much as 4 million dollars, as of right now. Ian Somerhalder is mostly known as an actor, but he is also a model. As an actor, he is recognized from various TV shows and series as well as some films. He was born in 1978 in Louisiana. When he was 10 years old he started his career as a model but after three years he decided to quit this involvement. Thus, when he was 17 years old Ian Somerhalder got interested into acting.
In 2000, he got his first role on TV series which was called “Young Americans”. This show was a spin-off of another well known show called “Dawson’s Creek”. In 2002, he appeared in “The Rules of Attraction”, where he got a chance to act next to such big stars as Jessica Biel, James Van Der Beek and Shannyn Sossamon. However, it was in 2004 when he got his big break, which was in the TV series on ABC hit show called “Lost”. In this show, he appeared as Boone Carlyle. The show not only made him well known, but also added up to the total amount of Ian Somerhalder net worth. Although his character on this show died in the first season, he reprised it in the final series of the show.
In 2009 he got a part in another successful TV show called “The Vampire Diaries”, which aired on CW. For every episode of this show, Ian Somerhalder receives a salary of 40 thousand dollars, thus this show has also added up to the total size of Ian Somerhalder net worth. In addition to his appearances in these shows, Ian Somerhalder is also known from some others, such as “Smallville”, “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”, “CSI: Miami” and “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”.
In addition to his career as an actor, Ian Somerhalder is also known for his philanthropic work. In 2010 he started his foundation called “The Ian Somerhalder Foundation”. The aim of this foundation is to spread information about animal protection and the environment. In addition to all the mentioned above, Ian Somerhalder’s personal life and relationships are also well known to the public, as he has been in a relationship with Nina Dobrev, with whom he was appearing on the TV show called “The Vampire Diaries”.