Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder is an American actor. His most well-known role is as Damon Salvatore on The CW's The Vampire Diaries (2009-2017). He also had supporting roles on Lost, V Wars and The Rules of Attraction. Somerhalder is active in several charity organizations, including the It Gets Better Project to support LGBTQ+ youth and various animal-related organizations. He launched his own organization, the Ian Somerhalder Foundation, in 2010 to raise awareness about protecting the environment and animals. He married Twilight star Nikki Reed in 2015, and the two welcomed a daughter in 2017.
Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder attend RCGD Global Pre-Oscars annual celebration at Eveleigh on March 09, 2023 in West Hollywood, California.
Pregnant Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder Step Out for Pre-Oscars Celebration Ahead of Baby No. 2
Nikki Reed and actor Ian Somerhalder attend Heifer International’s 4th Annual Beyond Hunger Gala at the Montage on September 18, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. Heifer International works to end hunger and poverty while caring for the Earth
Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed's Relationship Timeline
WEST HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder attend Maison de Mode's Sustainable Style Awards at The West Hollywood EDITION on June 26, 2021 in West Hollywood, California. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images)
Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed Reveal They're Expecting Second Baby After 'Years of Dreaming'