Ian Somerhalder Gears Up For Tonight’s ‘People’s Choice Awards’ [PHOTOS]

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Ian Somerhalder was seen landing at LAX yesterday (January 10th) ahead of a very busy week, which will find him at tonight’s People’s Choice Awards (CBS 9pm ET) with The Vampire Diaries co-stars Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley, then back to Atlanta to resume shooting on Thursday.

“Made it!” Somerhalder tweeted from his plane.  “45 mins ago I was shooting a scene on TVD,now in plane.See u at people’s choice!Lets thank TVD producers,1st AD,UPM and PR peeps for letting me come to hang with you!If I win or lose, I thank you from the bottom of my heart…”

Somerhalder is up for “Favorite TV Drama Actor,” while girlfriend Dobrev is up for “Favorite TV Drama Actress.”  The CW series is up for Favorite Network Drama” as well as “Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy Show,” according to All Voices.

On Monday (January 9th), Somerhalder tweeted a picture of himself sleeping on TVD fanmail.  “Damon happily sleeping in a sea of wonder fan mail,” the post read, featuring a photo of the handsome Damon Salvatore in a peaceful slumber among letters of love and devotion.