Ian Somerhalder Marries Nikki Reed

Nikki Reed Ian Somerhalder - H 2015
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Nikki Reed Ian Somerhalder - H 2015

The pair tied the knot on Sunday after four months of engagement.

Ian Somerhalder and Nikki Reed have officially tied the knot.

The pair wed on Sunday, April 26, at a private ceremony in Santa Monica. The newlyweds encouraged wedding guests to donate a sum of money to their animal rescue charity in lieu of gifts, E! Online reports.

The Vampire Diaries actor, 36, began dating Reed, 26, in mid-2014, and the couple confirmed their engagement in January.

Following the ceremony, Julie Plec, executive producer of The Vampire Diaries, tweeted late Sunday night, "T'was a beautiful day to be young and in love."