Nikki Reed says Ian Somerhalder 'threw out all my birth control pills'

When it came time to start a family with his wife Nikki Reed, Ian Somerhalder didn’t think twice about it.

“[He] threw out all my birth control pills!” the “Twilight” star told Dr. Berlin’s Informed Pregnancy podcast Thursday.

The “Vampire Diaries” actor said he and the 29-year-old were ready for children.

“We decided that we wanted to have children together, and it was just time,” the 38-year-old explained. “But unbeknownst to poor Nikki, she didn’t realize that I was going to go in her purse and take out her birth control. By the way, it was the beginning of the pack, so I had to pop all those suckers out.”

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Somerhalder revealed he has a six-minute video of Reed “freaking out” as he flushed the pills down the toilet.

“Actually, now thinking about it, I guess I kind of decided [to start a family],” he said.

The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter name Bodhi, on July 25. Reed shared that she had trouble deciding between a home or hospital delivery.

“The birth that I always wanted was a home birth with no lights, no one talking, no intervention of any kind,” she said. “I wanted to be peaceful, quiet, alone.”

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Reed later admitted she chose to give birth in a hospital.