Ian Harding is proving himself among Hollywood's brightest and most promising new young talent. Born in Heidelberg, Germany, he moved with his family to Virginia, where he discovered his passion for theater performance at Georgetown. He continued to pursue his talents as he attended the prestigious performing arts school, Carnegie Mellon University.
Pretty Little Liars is Harding's first major role as a series regular, and he has quickly become a fan favorite, winning the 2010 and 2011 Teen Choice Award for Choice Summer TV: Male.
Harding made his acting debut in the 2009 film Adventureland as a wealthy prepster, also starring Kirsten Stewart, Ryan Reynolds and Jesse Eisenberg. Other notable credits include Love and Other Drugs, Deadtime Stories and NCIS: Los Angeles.
Harding currently resides in Los Angeles and enjoys yoga, soccer, football and basketball.