After two years of marriage, Twilight
star Nikki Reed and American Idol
finalist Paul McDonald have separated, People reports
"After much consideration, Nikki Reed and Paul McDonald are ending their marriage," a rep for the actress told People. "They have been living separately for the past six months due to work obligations."
The rep added, "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, 25, and McDonald, 29, wed on October 16, 2011 after just six months of dating.
"We couldn't be happier!" Reed and McDonald told Us Weekly
at the time. "[We were] surrounded by our family and friends. We're so glad this day has come!"