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Creator / Nikki Reed

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Nicole Houston Reed (born May 17, 1988 in Los Angeles, California) is an American actress, known primarly for playing Rosalie Hale in The Twilight Saga. She is close friends with director Catherine Hardwicke of 13, a film Nikki worked on as an actress and a screenwriter.

She was married to American Idol contestant Paul McDonald until they divorced in 2015. Afterwards, she married The Vampire Diaries actor Ian Somerhalder.

Much like fellow Twilight actress Kristen Stewart, Nikki feels uncomfortable with the Twilight franchise and generally prefers working on independent films.

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  • Beauty Mark: On her upper lip.
  • Dark and Troubled Past: Nikki admitted to have indulged in sex, drugs and alcohol when she was a teenager.
  • Typecasting: By her own admission, Nikki gets often cast as "sexy bad girls" in teenage movies.


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