The answer is Yes. The pair met at the premiere of Red Riding Hood. At the time Paul McDonald did not know who Nikki Reed was -neither did I for that matter -. Reed is the one who made the move on McDonald. Now she’s saying about him that he is “The One”. The two have been dating for a little less than three months now. They have actually know each other since Monday, March 7 which is the day they met at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.
The 26 year old singer from Huntsville and the 23 year old actress of Twilight fame started dating soon after they met.
Reed showed off the ring at the MTV Movie Awards as you can see in the photo below from Getty.
|Paul McDonald and Nikki Reed with engagement ring|
When they started dating Paul did not make a big mystery about it he simply confirmed it. During a phone conference when he was talking about the relationship he called Nikki “super cool”, “super smart” and “really cool” and he called their relationship “fun”.
Rumors of their engagement had been spreading across the web but it’s only after photographers got a shot at the ring on Nikki Reed’s finger that they were proven to be true.
After being eliminated from American Idol Paul McDonald stayed in Los Angeles to hang out with Nikki Reed. As his schedule got lighter he certainly found more time for his new romance. Paul would later move in With Nikki. Rumors say that the couple is currently shopping for new home.
Hollywood Life reported that Paul McDonald and Nikki Reed got matching tattoos on their fingers. Each got the others name tattooed.
Other reports say that Paul is writing songs about Nikki and is planning to release a Nikki Reed EP and as you can expect Nikki is very happy about it.