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I want to bulk up. I’m a skinny guy.
– Ian Somerhalder
I never had any backlash from the model-turned-actor thing.
I’ve never been on a TV show for more than a season and you have to continually keep it interesting and you have to keep it connected, even as you change.
To explore different parts of yourself and different emotional lives… not to hide from who you are but to actually explore who you are.
No one knows what women want!
Oceans are one of the most important things in the world now and that is a national security threat of the United States of America, to be honest with you. That is why seeing the habitat destroyed is so short-sighted by us.
The coming together of like-minded individuals through action is what’s needed to see wide spread change for us, our planet and its creatures.
What we’re doing to the planet is inexcusable.
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.
I’m not a negative person.
You spend enough time on set as an actor and it’s great when a director was at some point an actor or understands acting. They’re able to finesse performances out of you that a lot directors can’t get.
I’m from New Orleans. There’s a lot of vampire mystique and mythology that resonates there, and I was fascinated by it. I always wanted to play one.
I mean, there are some amazing storytelling being done on the small screen right now. That’s what so cool about being in television right now. Studios, networks are starting to throw more resources, better writers, more production values… and to be part of that is awesome.
I’ve sorta learned that I’m so tired of taking myself so seriously. It’s so great to show up at work and truly enjoy every word you say.
I never wanted to be one of those actors with a political agenda.
A lot of things that happen in the world make me a bit crazy.
I have been doing commercials on camera since I was ten.
My great-grandchildren will not be able to enjoy the Gulf Coast of Louisiana the way I have.
I’m a good driver.
I don’t ever want anything to come in the way of me truthfully telling a story.
There are always decades that interest people. For me, that’s the Roaring Twenties.
The most underused, under-appreciated group of people in the world is our youth.
I have the attention span of a mosquito from multitasking and all the things that have affected my poor little brain.
I don’t want to see blood spewing out but I don’t mind it in controlled environment. Does it make me squeamish? No.
Species conversation is beyond a doubt an issue that truly matters to the American public.
Before vampires were aesthetically appealing, they were physical anomalies and ostracized outsiders whom we banished to the dark, and they didn’t have the appeal that they do now.
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.
I just want to make it clear that I have been working since I was ten years old.
I aim to direct as much as I act at some point in time.
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.