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Thowing Shade: Ian Somerhalder bares it all in 'Vampire Diaries' teaser

Holy smokes, Batman.

Ian Somerhalder posted a video on Instagram of a 'Vampire Diaries' sneak peek that is sizzlin' hot.

Viewers can catch a short glimpse of the actor's sculpted body sans-clothes in the season seven trailer for the hit show that airs Thursday, Oct. 8, on the CW network.

Somerhalder is also an animal and environmental activist. His brother, Bob Somerhalder, owns Built of Barnwood in Bay St. Louis. Bob and his family reside on the Gulf Coast, and Ian has been known to frequent the Bay.

Catch a glimpse of Somerhalder's body here.