'Twilight' star Nikki Reed announces split from husband Paul McDonald

Singer Paul McDonald and actress Nikki Reed arrive at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's

Singer Paul McDonald and actress Nikki Reed arrive at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on November 12, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Christopher Polk/Getty Images/AFP

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Actress Nikki Reed has split from her singer husband Paul McDonald.

The Twilight star and the former American Idol contestant have decided to end their two-year marriage.

A representative for the actress revealed the couple had been living apart for six months and insisted the split was amicable.

The spokesperson tells People.com, "After much consideration, Nikki Reed and Paul McDonald are ending their marriage. They have been living separately for the past six months due to work obligations.

"They will continue to share their love of music, and are still working on their debut album, I'm Not Falling, releasing in 2014. They remain best friends and look forward to their continued journey together."

Reed and McDonald married in October 2011.


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