Biography / trivia
# Robert Pattinson’s birth name is Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson. He was born on 13th May 1986 in London, England to Richard, car trader and Clare, modeling agent. He has two siblings, Lizzy Pattinson & Victoria Pattinson.
# He did his schooling in “Tower House School” and “The Harrodian School”. After his studies he took acting career seriously and started to work for Barnes Theatre Company, his first entry was is “Guys and Dolls” in a small role.
# Before appearing in films he did some modeling work when he was just 12 years old but few years later his career went southwards due to his masculine looks.
# His first acting debut was in TV film “Ring of the Nibelungs” in 2004 but his first theatrical film was “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” in 2005, he established himself strongly only after Harry Potter series there after he never turned back. His Twilight series turned to be blockbuster hits making him one of the highest paid actors in the industry.
# Apart from films he has passion for music and plays guitar & piano. He even writes lyrics and composes music. He was awarded “Hollywood’s Most Influential Top Unexpected Musicians” award in 2010.
# He was named one of the “Sexiest Men Alive” by Glamour, Ask Men, People magazines. TIME magazine listed him in its “100 Most Influential People in The World” in 2010. Forbes listed him in the list of most powerful celebrities “Celebrity 100″ in 2010.
# Pattinson started to date Kristen Stewart in 2008 but they never admitted their relationship publicly until July 2012. But Stewart was found to be in a relationship with director Rupert Sanders and their die hard fans demanded apology from her.
“Up until I was 12 my sisters used to dress me up as a girl and introduce me as ‘Claudia’! Twelve was a turning point as I moved to a mixed school and then I became cool and discovered hair gel.”
“I was a bit of a loner at school. My first kiss was when I was 12, but I didn’t have a girlfriend until I was 18.”
“I have been playing the piano for my entire life – since I was three or four. And the guitar – I used to play classical guitar from when I was about five to 12 years of age. Then I didn’t play guitar for like years. About four or five years ago, I got out the guitar again and just started playing blues and stuff.”
Filmography / all movies list
|1||2004||Vanity Fair||Mira Nair||Reese Witherspoon,James Purefoy|
|2||–||Ring of the Nibelungs||Uli Edel||Benno Fürmann,Alicia Witt|
|3||2005||Harry Potter andthe Goblet of Fire||Mike Newell||Daniel Radcliffe,Rupert Grint|
|4||2006||The Haunted Airman||Chris Durlacher||Julian Sands,Rachael Stirling|
|5||2007||The Bad Mother’sHandbook||Robin Shepperd||Catherine Tate,Anne Reid|
|6||2008||How To Be||Oliver Irving||Rebecca Pidgeon,Jeremy Hardy|
|7||–||Twilight||Catherine Hardwicke||Kristen Stewart|
|8||2009||Little Ashes||Paul Morrison||Javier Beltran,Matthew McNulty|
|9||–||The Twilight Saga:New Moon||Chris Weitz||Kristen Stewart,Taylor Lautner|
|10||2010||Remember Me||Allen Coulter||Emilie de Ravin,Chris Cooper|
|11||–||The Twilight Saga:Eclipse||David Slade||Kristen Stewart,Taylor Lautner|
|12||–||Unbound Captives||Madeleine Stowe||Hugh Jackman,Rachel Weisz|
|13||2011||Bel Ami||Declan Donnellan||Uma Thurman,Christina Ricci|
|14||–||Waterfor Elephants||Francis Lawrence||Christoph Waltz,Reese Witherspoon|
|15||–||The Twilight Saga:Breaking Dawn||–||Kristen Stewart,Anna Kendrick|
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