Ian Somerhalder is an american actor born on December 8, 1978. He is known for the many characters he played on TV and for The Ian Somerhalder Foundation he created to protect the environnement. You can see him on TV in Young Americans, a spin off of Dawson’s Creek or in Smallville as Adam Knight. However, he was made famous by playing Boone Carlyle in Lost and after that Damon Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries. Thanks to this CW’s series, Ian recieved many Teen Choice Awards and People Choice Awards. He is also playing the Dr. Luther Swann in V-wars, a Netflix original series.