Actress Mena Suvari happily chatted with RadarOnline.com 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 RadarOnline.com: "I want kids!"
She and husband Simone Sestito, who were married on June 26, this year, are hoping to have a child soon.
"Oh yes, most definitely. Maybe another year or so," Suvari told RadarOnline.com.
"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.
RadarOnline.com 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."