American actor/model Ian Somerhalder reportedly asked former girlfriend and The Vampire Diaries co-star Nina Dobrev, not to quit the supernatural show.
I got kidnapped, killed, resurrected, tortured, cursed, body-snatched, was dead and undead, and there's still so much more to come before the season finale in May.Elena fell in love not once, but twice, with two epic soulmates, and I myself made some of the best friends I'll ever know and built an extended family I will love forever.He began a modeling career at age ten, spending most of his summers in New York.He won a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2006 for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for Lost, and launched the Ian Somerhalder Foundation on his 32nd birthday. He and Nikki welcomed a daughter named Bodhi in 2017.I want to share this goodbye with all of you (this weekend's pictures were just the beginning).
You, the wonderful fandom who gave more love, support and passion than anyone could have ever imagined seven years ago, when a young Degrassi girl from Canada showed up in LA to audition for 'that Twilight TV show.' ;-) I love you all. If you think you know what's coming, you don't.
He previously dated his Vampire Diaries co-star Nina Dobrev.
His mother, Edna, worked as a massage therapist, and his father, Robert, worked as a building contractor.
According to Hollywood Life, Somerhalder tried his best to convince Dobrev to stay back on the show."Ian met with Nina and pretty much begged her not to leave," a source said.
"Although her leaving does make things easier for him personally, he knows how important Nina is to the show.
Following their break-up, Somerhalder moved on with Twilight star Nikki Reed.