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Ian Somerhalder

Ian Joseph Somerhalder (born December 8, 1978) 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.
Somerhalder was born and raised in Covington, Louisiana, the son of Edna, a massage therapist, and Robert Somerhalder, an independent building contractor. Raised Catholic, he attended St. Paul’s, a private Catholic school in Covington. He embarked on a modeling career from age 10 to 13, and by the age of 17 he decided to go into acting.





1. IT’S SO GREAT TO SHOW UP AT WORK AND TRULY ENJOY EVERY WORD YOU SAY.

2. I HAVE A MILLION ACQUAINTANCES BUT JUST TWO OR THREE TRUE FRIENDS. I CAN’T HIDE ANYTHING FROM THEM.

3. I HAVE THE ATTENTION SPAN OF A MOSQUITO FROM MULTITASKING AND ALL THE THINGS THAT HAVE AFFECTED MY POOR LITTLE BRAIN.

4. I DON’T KNOW HOW TO DO ANYTHING ELSE OTHER THAN BE AN ACTOR. IF I WASN’T IN THIS, I WOULD BE IN ALTERNATIVE ENERGY AND CONSERVATION.

5. A LOT OF THINGS THAT HAPPEN IN THE WORLD MAKE ME A BIT CRAZY.

6. I APPRECIATE THE RESPONSE AND THE SUPPORT OF FANS, OF PEOPLE WHO ACTUALLY DON’T MIND WATCHING ME ON SCREEN… I JUST DON’T EVER WANT TO JEOPARDIZE THAT.

7. I HAVE BEEN DOING COMMERCIALS ON CAMERA SINCE I WAS TEN.

8. I CAN WRITE WITH ABSOLUTELY PERFECT PENMANSHIP WITH MY FEET. IF I BROKE BOTH MY ARMS, I COULD STILL WRITE A GIRL A LOVE LETTER USING JUST MY TOES.

9. I NEVER WANTED TO BE ONE OF THOSE ACTORS WITH A POLITICAL AGENDA.

10. WE’RE MADE UP OF ENERGY, SO WHO’S TO SAY YOU CAN’T TRANSMIT THROUGH ELECTRICAL MEANS? IF YOU COULD TRANSMIT YOURSELF WIRELESSLY, THEN IT’S ARMAGEDDON PRETTY MUCH.

11. EVERY LOVE STORY NEEDS A CATALYST OF SOME SORT.

12. I DON’T EVER WANT ANYTHING TO COME IN THE WAY OF ME TRUTHFULLY TELLING A STORY.

13. I JUST WANT TO MAKE IT CLEAR THAT I HAVE BEEN WORKING SINCE I WAS TEN YEARS OLD.

14. I DON’T CARE HOW HOT A GIRL IS – IF SHE DOESN’T LIKE ANIMALS, IT WOULD BE A MAJOR, MAJOR PROBLEM.

15. I CAN’T LET TIME MOVE ON WITHOUT FIGHTING TOOTH AND NAIL AND HOPEFULLY BEING A PART OF A REVOLUTION THAT IS POSITIVE.

16. MAYBE ONE OF THE ONLY THINGS I DO WELL: I COOK LIKE A MANIAC! I WOULD BE A CHEF IF I WEREN’T AN ACTOR.

17. THEY SAY THE WAY TO A MAN’S HEART IS THROUGH HIS STOMACH. IT’S THE SAME WAY WITH WOMEN… OR AT LEAST THE ONES I WANT TO BE WITH.

18. WHEN YOU’RE REALLY CLOSE TO SOMEONE, THEY CAN MAKE FUN OF YOU A LOT AND GET AWAY WITH IT. BUT THEY SORT OF POKE YOU IN ALL OF THE RIGHT PLACES.

19. I AIM TO DIRECT AS MUCH AS I ACT AT SOME POINT IN TIME.

20. I DON’T WANT TO SEE BLOOD SPEWING OUT BUT I DON’T MIND IT IN CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT. DOES IT MAKE ME SQUEAMISH? NO.

21. I KIND OF THINK TOO MUCH, I TRY DO TOO MANY THINGS AT ONCE.

22. I WANT TO BULK UP. I’M A SKINNY GUY.

23. MY GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN WILL NOT BE ABLE TO ENJOY THE GULF COAST OF LOUISIANA THE WAY I HAVE.

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