Birthday: 8/12/1978, the
Age: 36 years
Nationality: United States
Ian Somerhalder was born December 8, 1978 in the small southern town of Covington, Louisiana family masseuse and a building contractor. But Yang lived in the seaside town of Mandeville, this small, there was not even a hospital, so the birth mother had to go to another city. He has an older sister and brother Robin, Bob, are both named after his father, Robert. His father was English and French roots, and his mother Edna – Irish and ideyskie. Boating, swimming, fishing and horse riding occupied most of the time in his childhood.
At the age of ten with the help of my mother Yang got into the modeling business, every summer he went to shoot in New York. He had a contract with the best children’s modeling agency Click, Next, Arlene Wilson. A few years later he was able to become a European model, Yang visited Paris, Milan and London. He was the face of designer clothing «GUESS?» For 2 seasons, autumn, and also worked for designers such as Versace, Esprit, Persol, Calvin Klein, Dolce & Gabbana and Gucci.
Simultaneously Somerhalder spoke Drama Club and has worked with a local theater group. At 17, he decided to devote himself acting skills and moved to New York. For 19 years he has worked with the prestigious teacher William Esper. Yang also studied with Davenia McFadden and Anthony Abeson. Yang first appeared in the club scene of the movie «Black & White» (but then cut it). This was followed by Woody Allen’s movie “Fame” where Jana also cut. Ranked Among the 400 candidates it saw the manager, who immediately signed him. The first debut on television for Ian became a science fiction drama Now and Again (1999) channel CBS. Somerhalder was the first victory of the title role in the TV series “Young Americans.” Although the show has had little success with the public, Yang continued to shoot in various TV shows: CSI, CSI: Miami, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Smallville. For one of the roles in cinema «Life as a House» Somerhalder has received an award Young Hollywood Awards magazine Movieline.
One of the most successful films of Jan became “Rules of Attraction” (2002), based on the novel by Bret Easton Ellis, where he played a homosexual Paul Denton. The film managed to earn $ 6.5 million. “I did not think twice to play in that role – said Yang. – This movie has done for me as much, and “Cruel Intentions” for Ryan Phillippe, Reese Witherspoon and Sarah Michelle Gellar,. Everything else, Yang was one of the 50 sexiest men autumn of 2002 the magazine People.
The creators of the series “Lost” Somerhalder saw something more than a perfect texture for the role of a gay man. Of all the actors of the series was the first Yang, who was cast irrevocably. He played Boone Carlyle, a young rich man. Sam Yan was a little disappointed with his character. “All that we know about Boone, is that he always follows his sister, – said the actor – it’s great that it annoying and that they both – spoiled rich kids. Nobody likes these guys. And I thought, maybe they really different? Boone – a guy who really quickly begins to understand life, once on the island. I was almost sorry for him, because he did not know about those things necessary for survival, which I know. I grew up in Louisiana. We had horses and own land. There you will learn how to survive. You learn to work in the woods to make fire, to properly handle a rope. Boone did not know any of this. He was very fragile, because derived from the environment in which I have never been. ” However, over time the character of Jan changing, more and more pleasing performer.
His hero was the first victim died on the island and in the twentieth episode of the account Do No Harm. Damon Lindelof responded to it, that death is inevitable in a project with so many characters that it is this death was needed to prepare the audience for the final show. “The day when we were shooting death of Boone, was very hard, especially for me and Fox – says Yang. – He and I became very close while working on this episode. Of course, all of us from the first day to know that not all of us will be able to hold out until the end of the show. But between all of us establish a real camaraderie, and it was very difficult to leave the team. ” Producers of the show promised that Ian will be in one of the flashbacks of the second season.
In 2006 came several films with him in the lead roles. In summer 2006, Yang visited China for filming the miniseries “Marco Polo”, where he performed the title role.
During the filming of “Young amerinkatsev” (2000), he met with young designers Sarah Maleytestoy. They parted in the second half of 2003, and in January 2004, Yang met with Nicky Hilton (sister of the famous Paris Hilton). Six months later they separated. In spring 2006, there were rumors that Yang met with Maggie Grace, who played Shannon in the TV series “Lost.”
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