Ian may never trust anyone again after this
Just as actor Ian Somerhalder’s life is entering a new chapter, something from his past is about to loom a dark shadow over his happiness. Ian reached the height of popularity on the Vampire Diaries, and he’s about to find a new vehicle or enter the feature film world. He’s also about to be a father for the very first time, and he can’t believe how lucky he is. But his former friend was doing something disgusting that got him arrested when he and Ian were good friends. Could this man have kept such a horrible secret from Ian that whole time?
Ian, The Actor
Ian Somerhalder, a steely-eyed actor, finally found fame after years of getting small roles with LOST the vampiric television show The Vampire Diaries. The sexy, scary series ran from 2009 to 2017.
While Ian is ready to start something new, the indiscretions of someone close to him could destroy it all.
Travis and Jessica
Ian seemed to have a close relationship with Travis and Jessica Lowery who owned and operated Vampire Stalkers and Mystic Falls Tours. The couple gave tours of Lockwood Mansion in Atlanta. They have since changed the tour to Hollywood of the South.
They billed their vampire tours as, “We are highly recommended personally by the cast members even getting shout-outs on twitter from none other than Ian Somerhalder himself!”
A Bad Man
Travis was not the best company to keep though. In April 1991 he was arrested for money crimes. According to the courts, “[Travis] with intent to defraud, did knowingly possess a certain writing, a check, drawn on the account of [victim] at Founders Guaranty Bank of McDonough, Georgia, payable to the order of Travis Lowery, in the amount of $110.00, in such a manner that the writing as made purports to have been made by another person.”
He was also charged with burglary and weapons possession in October 1991. But the worst of his treachery was yet to come…