Between Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder , everything happened very quickly. However, they have known each other for ten years! Their couple was not unanimous with their fans. It must be said that Ian Somerhalder formed one of the most beloved couples on the small screen with Nina Dobrev for three years. Nikki Reed, she divorced at the age of 26 from musician Paul McDonald with whom she had recorded an album.
The meeting of Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder
The actor meets the young Nikki Reed in New York in the evening when she is only… 16 years old! He has ten more and is impressed by her intelligence, her culture and her beauty. They talk about Nietzsche for a good part of the evening.
They evolve in the same circle of friends in the years that follow but rarely meet. The two actors meet by chance ten years later, while the actress is passing through the city where Ian Somerhalder lives. The latter is convinced that Nikki Reed is still married but when she reveals to him that she has divorced Paul McDonald, he immediately invites her to dinner. It was on that first night that the actor from The Vampire Diaries told him, “You might find it crazy, but… you’re the one. I think I always knew that.” Did you say romantic?
Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder’s wedding
After six months of relationship, the two actors become engaged . For the occasion, Ian Somerhalder offers a huge flower-shaped ring to his beauty, who like him is very committed to the protection of the environment . They marry discreetly a year later, under the sun of Topanga in California. The bohemian-inspired ceremony takes place in the countryside where the bride and groom are surrounded by their loved ones. Nikki Reed wore a Claire Pettibone white lace wedding dress for the occasion . Stunning !
Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder are parents
If the two actors do not see any inconvenience in sharing their daily life on social networks, they have been much more modest with parenthood. They decide to have a child while on vacation in Spain. They manage to hide Nikki Reed’s pregnancy until she is seven months old.
On July 25, 2017, the 29-year-old actress gave birth to a little Bodhi Soleil and took a month to tell the press. The couple’s next challenge? Develop their production company which they run hand in hand: Rare Birds .