Nikki Reed is an American actress best known for her portrayal of the vampire Rosalie Hale in the popular movie series, The Twilight Saga franchise. She is also a singer, songwriter, screenwriter, and model. She began her acting career with a role in the drama film Thirteen.
She is also active on television and played a recurring role in the supernatural drama series Sleepy Hollow, which has been reviewed favorably by critics. The multi-talented lady is a singer-songwriter as well and has released a few songs and music videos. She volunteers at animal shelters in her free time and is an animal rights advocate. Let’s know more about the actress through this article.
What is Nikki Reed famous for?
- An American actress, screenwriter, singer-songwriter, and model.
- Her first debut movie Thirteen.
- Playing as vampire Rosalie Hale in The Twilight Saga (2008-2012).
Where are Nikki Reed’s lives?
Recalling her early life, Nikki was born as Nicole Houston Reed in West Los Angeles, California, USA. Her nationality is American and she is of Jewish ethnicity.
She is the daughter of Cheryl Houston, a beautician and Seth Reed, a production designer. She has an older brother named Nathan August Reed and a younger half-brother Joey Reed. When she was 14th, she moved out of her mother’s house and began living on her own in apartments in the Los Angeles area.
Where is Nikki Reed go for education?
Concerning her education, Nikki attended Alexander Hamilton High School in Los Angeles but dropped out after a year. Later, she earned a high school diploma through homeschooling.
When did Nikki Reed pursue her acting career?
- Moving towards her career, Nikki began her film career with a role in the 2003 independent drama film Thirteen. She was also a co-writer, and the script was loosely based on her own life. It was commercially successful even the film was met with favorable reviews though it generated some controversy as well.
- She next played a supporting role in the 2005 film Man of God. The same year, she also appeared in the biographical film Lords of Dogtown. She also played a role in the film American Gun.
- She then appeared in the films Mini’s First Time (2006) and Cherry Crush (2007). She came to international popularity after her supporting role in the 2008 romantic fantasy film Twilight which is directed by Catherine Hardwicke, the film was based on Stephanie Meyer’s novel of the same name. The film did quite well commercially and won a few awards as well. It was met with mixed reviews. The same year, she also appeared in the film Familiar Strangers.
- In 2009, she reprised her role in The Twilight Saga: New Moon. The film was a huge success commercially. It also won several awards and nominations. She next played the main role in the drama-comedy film Last Days of Summer.
- In the next few years, she appeared in three other films of The Twilight Saga franchise, which included The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010), The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 (2011) and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2.
- In 2013, she played a role in the psychological thriller film Enter the Dangerous Mind. It was met with negative reviews. She also appeared in the films Empire and Pawn the same year.
- Other films she appeared in over the next few years include In Your Eyes (2014), About Scout (2015) and A Sunday Horse (2016). From 2015 to 2016, she also appeared in some episodes of the TV series Sleepy Hollow. She then appeared in the TV series Dollface and V-Wars in 2019.
- Besides acting, she works as a singer and songwriter, but she is mainly known for her acting skills. In 2017, Nikki and friend Morgan Bogle set up a sustainable jewelry brand BaYou With Love. The company works with Dell into turning recycled technology into jewelry.
Who is Nikki Reed married to?
Reflecting on her personal life, Nikki has been married twice in her life. Her first husband was the American singer-songwriter, Paul McDonald. They got married on 16th October 2011 and divorced in January 2015.
After that, she got married for the second time with the American actor Ian Somerhalder. The couple got married on 26th April 2015. They have been together for four years now and their relationship is still going very well. On 25th July 2017, the couple welcomed their first child. They had a beautiful baby girl and named her Bodhi Soleil Reed Somerhalder. Before her marriage, she has been in relationships with Victor Rasuk, DJ Qualls, and Paris Kasidokostas Latsis.
What is the net worth of Nikki Reed?
Being a part of the entertainment industry since 2003, Nikki earns a decent amount of money and fame through her profession as an actress. Based on some online reports, her estimated net worth said to be $16 million at present. However, her salary is yet to be disclosed.
How tall is Nikki Reed?
Observing her body physics, Nikki stands a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs around 53 Kg. She has a slim body with hazel eyes and dark brown hair color. Similarly, she used 34B bra size and 4 (US) dress sizes. Further, her body measures 34-23-33 inches.