EXCLUSIVE VIDEO INTERVIEW: Mena Suvari Says 'I Want Kids'; Shows Her Lion Tattoo!

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Dec. 14 2010, Published 8:38 a.m. ET

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Actress Mena Suvari happily chatted with at the 2010 Hollywood Style Awards with the Palazzo Las Vegas in Los Angeles where she revealed her plans to start a family.

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When asked if she wanted children, the 31-year-old cheerfully told "I want kids!"

She and husband Simone Sestito, who were married on June 26, this year, are hoping to have a child soon.

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"Oh yes, most definitely. Maybe another year or so," Suvari told

"I have a few things I want to get settled before. It's a big step. There's time I want to take off."

Suvari, who wore a body-fitting black and silver dress, attended the award show Sunday to support other celebrities being honored. also learned that the American Beauty star has a tattoo fetish, and she has a beautiful lion's head tattooed on the back of her neck.

When asked what the significance of the lion's head, she said: "They're very personal; all of my tattoos are."

The actress was more chatty when asked what she and her husband are planning for Christmas.

"We're going to take a road trip and visit a city we've never been to," she said.

"We're going to explore. But most importantly, we're going to be together."


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