Nikki Reed is a gorgeous American actress who came to the limelight for her portrayal of the character Rosalie Hale in The Twilight Saga. She is also into the screenplay as she co-wrote the movie Thirteen where she was in the lead role. For the same movie, she won the Best Debut Award. Today, let’s learn more about the career, biography, and net worth of Nikki Reed in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Nikki Reed was born as Nicole Houston Reed in 17th May 1988 in California. She had the home advantage, and her mother is a beautician while her father is a production designer. When she was merely two, her parents divorced, and her mother raised her.
At the early age of 14, she moved out of her mother’s house and started living on her own. She attended Alexander Hamilton High School but had to drop out as parents of other students used to harass her for her role in the movie Thirteen which got her early recognition.
Niiki met Paul McDonald who is a former American Idol contestant during the premiere of Red Riding Hood in March 2011. They started dating and moved in together. Soon after, they got engaged and finally, married on 16th October 2011. On March 2014, the couple announced their separation due to work obligations. They finally divorced in January 2015.
Soon after, Nikki started dating Ian Somerhalder and got engaged in February 2015, and two months later, they got married. They have a daughter named Bodhi. Moreover, there were strong rumors going on that Nikki and her Twilight co-star Jackson Rathbone were dating for a short period.
Career, Awards, & Nomination
Nikki started her career through a friend of her mother as a scriptwriter. She co-wrote the script of Thirteen and became the lead actress in the movie. The movie was very successful, and Nikki became quite well known. But the true breakout came with her role in The Twilight Saga. In the meanwhile, she worked as an actress, host, and screenplay writer.
After Twilight, she joined the cast of Catch 44 which is a popular TV drama series. Nikki also has a side career in music and has dropped a few singles in 2013. She also has experience in direction music videos. In the year 2017, Nikki took a break from all forms of acting due to pregnancy and paid her whole attention to her daughter.
Among the awards, Nikki has to her name the Best Feature Screenplay and Best Debut Performance for the movie Thirteen from Independent Spirit Award. She also received the Best Actress category for Solstice Film Festival Award. For her role in the Twilight Saga, she won the Superstar in the Making Award from Young Hollywood Awards.
Net Worth & Earnings
How much net worth do you expect from an active supporting actress from The Twilight Saga? Well, she has over $15 million net worth, and most of it came from the movie series. Apart from that, she was part of various movies and TV series all of which contributed immensely to her wealth. Moreover, the brand endorsements being a popular youth icon helped her to make a strong fortune.
Hopefully, Nikki Reed will be back in the mainstream of acting as she took a hiatus for nearly two years now for her pregnancy and daughter upbringing. She is truly a superstar in the making, and everyone has praised her talent and good looks required to be super successful in the Hollywood.