by Becky Raymond
Ian Somerhalder is well-known for his roles in Lost and The Vampire Diaries. After a career as a high-fashion model beginning at age 10, he rocketed to stardom as Boone Carlyle in the Emmy Award-winning show Lost. Currently, he stars as vampire Damon Salvatore in The Vampire Diaries. But there's a big heart that goes along with the pretty face. Ian's charity work and causes shows his dedication to making the world a better place.