Nikki Reed Biography

Updated On Feb 08, 2019 Published On Sep 15, 2015
Facts of Nikki Reed
Date of Birth: 1988 , May-17
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Nikki Reed
Birth Name Nicole Houston Reed
Nick Name Nikki
Father Seth Reed
Mother Cheryl Houston
Nationality American
Birth Place/City West Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $12 million
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 53 kg
Famous for Actress, screenwriter, model, singer-songwriter, music video director
Married Yes
Married to Ian Somerhalder (m. 2015), Paul McDonald (m. 2011–2015)
Children N/A
Divorce Yes
Awards Teen Choice Award
Movies A Sunday Horse
TV Show "In Too Deep"
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Nikki Reed is a famous American actress, singer, songwriter, screenwriter, and model. She was in the spotlight when she co-wrote the screenplay of Thirteen (2003) and also was in lead role too. She is also famous for appearing in The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, The O.C., Twilight, and many others.

Nikki Reed's Early Life and Education

Nikki Reed was born Nicole Houston Reed on May 17, 1988, and is currently thirty years old as of early 2019. She was born in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, the United States. She is a daughter of mother Cheryl Houston who is a beautician, and father Seth Reed, who is a set designer.

Nathan August Reed is her older brother and also has one younger half-brother named Joey Reed. She studied at Alexander Hamilton High School but dropped out after a year. She is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity.

Nikki Reed's Career

Nikki Reed started her professional career in 2003 as a co-writer and appearing in the role of Evie Zamora in the television drama, Thirteen.

Till the date, Nikki has appeared in numerous movies and television series like Lords of Dogtown, The Twilight Saga: Eclipse, Sleepy Hollow, Jack Goes Home, Justice, The O. C., Enter the Dangerous Mind, Empire State, Cherry Crush, American Gun, and many others.

Nikki Reed's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Nikki Reed's net worth is reported to be around $12 million that she collected from her professional acting career. It is reported that she receives around $4 million as her salary from Breaking Down.

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Nikki Reed's Personal Life

Nikki Reed had to face some rough patches on her personal life. She is married twice and divorced once. After divorcing the first husband Paul McDonald, she is currently enjoying a healthy married life with current husband, Ian Somerhalder.

Nikki Reed started dating Paul McDonald in 2011 and turned their affair into marriage on October 16, 2011. They were engaged in June 2011. Due to work obligations and busy schedule, they filed for a divorce in May 2014 and their divorce was finalized on 2 January 2015.

After divorcing the first husband, she started her affair with her current spouse Ian Somerhalder in mi- 2014. They married on April 26, 2015, in California and are living happily since then.

Back on May 5, 2017, Nikki Reed's husband Ian took his Instagram to reveal about her pregnancy. The pair welcomed their first child, daughter Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder in 2017.

Nikki Reed's Body Measurements

Height: 5 feet 4 inches

Weight: 53 kg

Eye Color: Hazel

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Figure: 34-23-33 inches

Shoe Size: 4

 

 

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Born in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles

May 17 , 1988

She was born in West Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. She is a daughter of Cheryl Houston who is a beautician, and Seth Reed, who is a set designer. Nathan August Reed is her older brother and also has one younger half-brother named Joey Reed.

 

Start living in apartments in Los Angeles

2002

Reed's father divorced her mother when she was just two years old. After that, she lived with her mother. When she reached fourteen in 2012, she left her mother's house and started living in her own apartment in Los Angeles.

Started career on Thirteen

2003

She co-wrote the script of 'Thirteen' a 2003 film with Catherine Hardwicke, which is based on Reed's writing from her early teens. They were unable to cast a young actress as the role was uncomfortable, so Reed was offered to take the role in the movie.

Married to Paul McDonald

October 16 , 2011

Nikki Reed start dating her boyfriend Paul McDonald from 2011 and they turned their affair into marriage on October 16, 2011. They were engaged in June 2011.  Due to work obligations, they filed a divorce in May, 2014. As they live more than six months separately.

Divorced to Paul McDonald

January 2 , 2015

Nikki Reed start dating her boyfriend Paul McDonald from 2011 and they turned their affair into marriage on October 16, 2011. They were engaged in June 2011. Due to work obligations, they filed a divorce in May, 2014 and were granted divorce in January 2, 2015.

Married again to Ian Somerhalder

April 6 , 2015

Due to work obligations, Reed filed a divorce with Paul Mcdonald in May, 2014 and was granted divorce in January 2, 2015. She started her affair with her current spouse Ian Somerhalder from Mid 2014. They married on April 26, 2015 in California and living happily.

Awarded by ASPCA Compassion Award

October 14 , 2014

Reed is an animal right advocate too. She volunteers at animal shelters on her free time. For her work in animal welfare she was honored with the ASPCA Compassion Award on October 22, 2014.She is also a vegetarian.

Welcomed Daughter

2017

The pair welcomed their first child, daughter Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder in 2017.

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Nikki Reed's net worth is reported to be around $12 million.