I heard that my whole life and then my Dad met Paul and he said, 'I think you might be luckier in this situation.' He really is such a great guy," she told Huff Post.And according to the "Twilight Saga" star, she and her beau balance each other out.
'”LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 18: Actress Nikki Reed (L) and husband singer Paul Mc Donald attend the i Heart Radio '20/20' album release party with Justin Timberlake presented by Target at the El Rey Theatre on March 18, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
They sure looked the part of the happy couple on Sunday night at the 2011 MTV Movie Awards, but what the world found out before [article id="1665186"]"Twilight" took[/article] the night's top awards is that star [article id="1662214"]Nikki Reed and "American Idol" finalist Paul Mc Donald[/article] have reportedly made it official.
After less than two months of dating, Reed was sporting a sparkling engagement ring on the red carpet, and a source reportedly confirmed that the pair are going to take the plunge. He's the one," Reed, 23, said of the bearded Nashville singer who came in eighth place on the show this year, according to E! When Mc Donald was eliminated from "Idol" in April, he admitted they were an item, calling Reed "super-cool" and saying that she'd been very supportive of his musical ambitions.
"I have tons of regrets with that," Reed tells Zooey magazine in its new issue. I wrote this movie about them and their flaws and imperfections and what it was like growing up ...
You get older and it’s like, how dare I portray my father as being a totally vacant careless schmuck?
""My Dad was my date to the premiere where I met Paul," Reed reveals of the "Red Riding Hood" screening she attended."All the guys ended up being there from 'American Idol' and my Dad said, 'Go say hi to that guy.' I walked over to Paul and knew I was in love within one second of saying hi.It was the craziest thing that has ever happened to me in my life."Reed says Mc Donald "is the kind of person I didn’t have to sell to anyone," explaining that her relationship with the singer -- with whom she released an EP, "The Best Part", this month -- doesn't need to be sugar-coated.In fact, last year, Reed opened up to Huff Post Celebrity about her father's reaction to her whirlwind romance."My Dad always told me, like most girls' fathers, please don't get married young, spend time with the guy.Whoever you end up marrying is going to be really lucky.