10 Things You Didn’t Know About Ian Somerhalder And Nikki Reed’s Relationship

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Nikki Reed and Ian Somerhalder have one of the cutest relationships in Hollywood. Despite being plagued with rumors in the tabloids, these two continue to outshine the media with their love and affection for one another. Their relationship moved quickly as the two actors fell in love, got engaged and married all within nearly a year of dating, but now they’ve been together for over three years! These two are both fiercely private with their relationship, so not much is known about them as a couple, but we managed to dig up a few fun tidbits! Here’s a look at 10 things you probably didn’t know about Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed’s relationship:

10. Ran in the Same Circle

From the outside it seemed like Nikki and Ian’s romance moved fast and furiously, but it appears they had been friends for a long time before they started dating. The two both ran in the same circle of friends in Hollywood as Reed was friendly with Somerhalder’s ex and co-star, Nina Dobrev. The two both dated Dancing with the Stars pro, Derek Hough. Meanwhile, Somerhalder had dated Reed’s Twilight co-star, Ashley Greene in 2009.



9. First Dates

Ian and Nikki first sparked rumors of a romance when they were spotted going for runs together and getting cozy at an L.A. farmers market, but no one could confirm they were dating at the time. They were spotted once again out for dinner on what appeared to be another date at Craig’s in West Hollywood and in early August, Somerhalder posted a photo on Instagram sharing the news that he and Reed had adopted a horse together which confirmed the two were in fact dating.