Paris Hilton’s new husband Carter Reum has secret 9-year-old child ‘he’s only met ONCE’ with reality star Laura Bellizzi who briefly dated Mel Gibson
- Paris Hilton’s new husband Carter Reum has a love child from a past relationship
- He shares 9-year-old daughter with reality star Laura Bellizzi
- A source has claimed Reum has only met his daughter once
- Bellizzi, who appeared on VH-1 show Secrets of Aspen, briefly dated Mel Gibson
- Reum is said to have initially denied being the father of the girl
Paris Hilton’s new husband Carter Reum has a nine-year-old love child from a previous relationship that he has allegedly seen ‘only once.’
Millionaire entrepreneur Reum, 40, fathered a child with reality star Laura Bellizzi, who is known for appearing on the VH-1 show Secrets of Aspen, PageSix reported on Monday.
Bellizii – a Chicago native who now lives in California with he child – also briefly dated actor Mel Gibson. Hilton and Reum tied the knot on Friday at a lavish ceremony in Bel Air.
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Revealed: Paris Hilton’s husband Carter Reum has 9-year-old love child with reality star Laura Bellizzi who briefly dated Mel Gibson
It is the first time that any significant details from Reum’s relationship history has been revealed, after he and wife Hilton, also 40, have shared their romance openly in her new reality show Paris In Love.
A source claimed to the outlet that Carter has ‘only seen [his daughter] once since she was born 9 years ago.’
In response, a spokesperson for Reum told said: ‘The people who this story matters to have known about it for 10 years. Carter supports this child. While he does not have a traditional father-daughter relationship with her, he has provided for her since she was born, and will continue to do so.’
According to legal documents, PageSix reports that Reum firstly denied that he was the child’s father, but later signed a document acknowledging that he was.
However, Reum did not take a paternity test, the records show.
A source close to the situation added to the outlet that his daughter had been ‘triggered’ by seen Reum’s lavish wedding to Hilton, and felt ‘left out’ of her father’s life.
The source said: ‘Also, she saw the articles of Paris and Carter talking about starting a family. She felt tremendous rejection and felt left out. She wants to have a relationship with him.’
Reum is worth an estimated $40million, after co-founding investment company M13 with his brother Courtney Reum. Meanwhile, Reum’s wife Hilton is worth an estimated $300million.
The source continued that Reum’s daughter wants to ‘know her daddy.’
‘She just wants to really complete the missing pieces of her puzzle,’ the source divulged.
‘She’s at that age where self-identity is so important, and children want to know who they are and where they come from. It’s important for him to help her with that.’
‘It’s not about [Reum] or the mother. It’s about making the child whole. She is absolutely an amazing little girl. She has so much love to give. And she wants to give it to him, his family and whoever he chooses to love.’