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Ian Somerhalder: Genesis Awards Recipient!

Ian Somerhalder: Genesis Awards Recipient!

Ian Somerhalder smooches Uggie the dog (from The Artist) on the red carpet of the 26th Genesis Awards on Saturday (March 24) at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 33-year-old actor and animal activist was presented with the Wyler Award. Ian tweeted a picture of his award with the caption, “Sleeping next to me tonight…”

The Genesis Awards recognize celebrities who raise public awareness about animal issues. The awards ceremony is put on by the Humane Society of the United States.

Previous honorees include Anderson Cooper, Ellen DeGeneres, and Oprah Winfrey. Congrats, Ian!

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15 Responses to “Ian Somerhalder: Genesis Awards Recipient!”

  1. 1
    aerin Says:

    good heart, god-given looks…damn he’s so handsome..

  2. 2
    Sarah Rose Says:

    Aw! So happy for Ian. He has such a good heart and works tirelessly to help and protect animals. Love the guy!

  3. 3
    ramo Says:


  4. 4
    Elle Says:

    Uggie deserves his own tag.

  5. 5
    Gossipgirl Says:

    A wonderful cause by two cutie pies (Ian and Uggie)!

  6. 6
    Teri Says:

    Well at east he dressed decently for a change. Is he ever going to come out?

  7. 7
    Alia san Says:

    33 0_0

  8. 8
    natalie Says:

    Men who are kind to animals are sexy. Which makes Ian off-the-charts sexy!
    Love the pic of him kissing the dog, sweet!

  9. 9
    bibi Says:

    he need to stop with the smirk, can he smile like a normal guy

  10. 10
    Vetra Says:

    He needs to jump start his career. Flopped in the movies. He needs to look for something that gets him out of the CW.

  11. 11
    Susan Says:

    Super gorgeous!! Awesome man with a golden HEART! No wonder he is soo loved by many ♥

  12. 12
    Melanie Says:

    Congratulations!! Well deserved Award, he is so kind-hearted and sweet! And him beeing easy on the eyes doesn’t hurt either! Sexyyy

  13. 13
    eerie. Says:

    Awww Uggie is so cute

  14. 14
    elfs-stilettos Says:

    I would smooch them both!

  15. 15
    crufts Says:

    Fantastic show, love the dog.

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