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Robert Pattinson

British actor Robert Pattinson's big break came playing Cedric Diggory in the big screen versions of J. K. Rowling's "Harry Potter" books. He followed up that supporting turn with the lead role in the "Twilight" film series, based on the bestselling novel by Stephenie Meyer.
  1. "Breaking Dawn Part 2"
  2. "Breaking Dawn"
  3. "Cosmopolis"
  4. "Eclipse"
  5. "HP and the Goblet of Fire"
  6. "How to Be"
  7. "Little Ashes"
  8. "New Moon"
  9. "Remember Me"
  10. "The Road"
  11. "Twilight"
  12. "Vanity Fair"
  13. "Water for Elephants"

Finishing Up "Twilight"
(Nov 2012) Robert Pattinson on what he'd tell himself if he could travel back in time to before the start of "Twilight," whether he'll miss playing Edward, and what he'll take away from being a part of this series.

"Breaking Dawn 2" Press Conference
Robert Pattinson joined his co-stars Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart at the 2012 Comic Con to discuss the final "Twilight" film.

Robert Pattinson Interview - "Breaking Dawn"
Robert Pattinson on the wedding scene, delivering Bella's baby, his last days on set, Edward's journey, music, and his career choices.

Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner "Breaking Dawn" Interview
Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, and Bill Condon on their favorite scenes, how they tried their best to keep the wedding scene from being revealed while shooting was taking place, and whether they believe "Breaking Dawn Part 2" will truly be the end of the franchise.

Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon "Water for Elephants" Press Conference
Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon discuss "Water for Elephants," the 30s, kissing, meeting Tai the elephant, the costumes (including authentic underpants), shoveling poop, and drinking moonshine.

Robert Pattinson "Water for Elephants" Interview Video
In this video interview courtesy of 20th Century Fox, Robert Pattinson talks about bonding with the elephant, his love of the period in which the film's set, working with Reese Witherspoon, and his character's relationship with her character.

"Eclipse" - Interview with Robert Pattinson
Rob talks about fight scenes, his co-stars, and being Edward.

Robert Pattinson Talks "Water for Elephants"
(June 2010) Robert Pattinson talks about "Water for Elephants," "Bel Ami," and "Unbound Captives," three projects that have nothing to do with "Twilight" or vampires.

Robert Pattinson on "New Moon" and Playing Edward Cullen
Robert Pattinson on "New Moon," sharing traits with Edward Cullen, Bella and Edward's break-up scene, stepping into the sun in Italy, and how his career has taken off.

On the Red Carpet - Robert Pattinson "New Moon" Premiere Interview
t was extremely easy to tell when Robert Pattinson arrived at the LA premiere of "New Moon" as the crowd went totally crazy. Pattinson spent time with the fans posing and signing autographs before joining his "New Moon" co-stars to chat up the film.

Robert Pattinson "New Moon" Interview - Comic Con, Part 1
Robert Pattinson and his "New Moon" co-stars took part in a press conference at the 2009 San Diego Comic Con prior to tackling questions from fans. In Part 1 of Pattinson's portion of the press conference, he talks about his favorite scene to film.

Robert Pattinson "New Moon" Interview - Comic Con, Part 2
In Part 2 of Robert Pattinson's portion of the press conference, he talks about "Midnight Sun" and his music.

Robert Pattinson on "Breaking Dawn" and "Unbound Captives"
Lots of interesting little facts came out of the "New Moon" press junket held Friday, November 6th in LA, and among the little tidbits was an update on the fourth film of the series, "Breaking Dawn."

Robert Pattinson Kisses His "Twilight" Co-Star
(June 2011) Surprise, surprise. "Twilight" stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart won the Best Kiss award at the 2011 MTV Movie Awards. Now, prior to the show, fans had been speculating (and hoping) that Pattinson and Stewart would deliver a big kiss on stage while picking up the award. But Pattinson said he didn't really want to kiss Stewart, but instead thought there was someone in the audience who would appreciate it more.

Rob Pattinson's a Winner
(June 2011) The "Twilight" Awards - or the MTV Movie Awards, if you want to go by the official title - first award of the 2011 show went to Robert Pattinson, which, of course, made the audience scream. Pattinson earned the Best Male Performance award for his work in "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse," beating out his "Twilight" co-star Taylor Lautner for the trophy.

Robert Pattinson vs. Taylor Lautner
Team Edward vs. Team Jacob - loyal "Twilight" fans are divided into two camps and don't budge from supporting either the vampire or the werewolf. And not that we're suggesting the two hunks from the "Twilight" franchise should ever go at it, but when asked who would win if they ever decided to fight it out, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner had very different opinions on the outcome.

Rob Says "Hold On To Me"
(Oct 2012) The dark comedy "Hold On To Me" now has Carey Mulligan and Robert Pattinson attached. Read on...

Robert Pattinson's Not a Romantic Guy
Robert Pattinson's never had his heart broken the way his character, Edward Cullen, in "New Moon" breaks Bella's heart. And the British heartthrob admitted that thus far he hasn't been the most romantic guy around. "I haven't done that many romantic things, in my life," said Pattinson, laughing. "I actually can't think of a single romantic thing I've ever done. That's terrible!"

Robert Pattinson on "Twilight" and Edward Cullen
Robert Pattinson took the character of Edward very seriously, pretty much obsessing on how to play the sparkling vampire.

Robert Pattinson Interview - LA Premiere of "Twilight"
Robert Pattinson ('Edward Cullen') was mobbed by fans at the Los Angeles premiere of Summit Entertainment's "Twilight." Hundreds of eager "Twilight" lovers spent the night on the street in front of the theater hosting the film's LA premiere just for the chance to see Pattinson and the rest of the cast.

Robert Pattinson Discusses "Twilight"
(July 2008) Before taking to the stage, Robert Pattinson admitted to being terrified of the prospect of facing 6,000 "Twilight" fans during the film's Q&A session at Comic Con. And seriously, can you blame him? Fans of Meyer's books didn't exactly greet Pattinson's casting with roars of approval, although now they've accepted Pattinson as the handsomest vampire who's ever walked the planet.

It's All a Rumor
(May 2012) Those reports of Robert Pattinson joining another franchise are all just rumors. Read on...

Robert Pattinson Biography
Biography of actor Robert Pattinson, the star of "Twilight."

"Bel Ami" Gets a Release Date
(March 2012) Pattinson fans, get ready to buy your tickets for "Bel Ami." Read on...

Robert Pattinson Interview Video
The 12th Annual Hollywood Film Festival could not have chosen a more in-demand actor than Robert Pattinson to receive their 'New Hollywood Award.' Pattinson stars in "Twilight," and that role has made him into a hot commodity around the globe.

Robert Pattinson Movie Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos tracking Robert Pattinson's film career from "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" to "Remember Me."

Robert Pattinson to Star in "Cosmopolis"
(Jan 2011) Colin Farrell's out and Robert Pattinson's in, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Pattinson has been tapped to take on the starring role in writer/director David Cronenberg's "Cosmopolis."

Robert Pattinson Says "Breaking Dawn" is a Go
(May 2009) In Cannes getting ready to shoot "New Moon's" Italy scenes, Pattinson told 'The Hollywood Reporter' he'll be back for "Breaking Dawn."

Jackman, Weisz and Pattinson in "Unbound Captives"
(May 2009) Madeleine Stowe's been absent from in front of the camera and maybe that's because she's been busy working on "Unbound Captives." Stowe co-wrote the script with actor/hubby Brian Benben ("Private Practice") and is prepared to make her directorial debut on the period drama set to begin shooting at the end of this year.

Uma Thurman Joins "Bel Ami"
(Nov 2009) Robert Pattinson ("The Twilight Saga: New Moon") will be becoming intimately involved with Uma Thurman and Kristin Scott Thomas onscreen in "Bel Ami," a dramatic film based on the story by Guy de Maupassant. de Maupassant's tale has been adapted numerous times before, the first being a German adaptation way back in 1939.

Robert Pattinson May Star in 'Memoirs'
(March 2009) Robert Pattinson is looking to win over more women with his next starring role, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Pattinson, who will always been known to millions of adoring "Twilight" fans as the guy who brought Edward Cullen to life onscreen, is considering the lead in the romantic drama, "Memoirs."

Robert Pattinson Earns 'New Hollywood Award' Honors
(Oct 2008) Robert Pattinson from "Twilight," Ben Stiller, "The Secret Life of Bees" cast, and Marisa Tomei have been selected to receive honors at the 12th Annual Hollywood Film Festival and Hollywood Awards.

12 Actors to Watch
The most difficult part of putting together this 'Actors to Watch' feature was whittling down the field to just one dozen. The decision process was made somewhat easier when the criteria was narrowed down to the actors who've generated the most buzz and/or have films coming up that are impossible to ignore.

"Breaking Dawn" Photos
Gallery of photos from the dramatic film "Breaking Dawn Part 1" starring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Ashley Greene, Maggie Grace, Michael Sheen, Jamie Campbell Bower, Elizabeth Reaser, Casey LaBow, and Mia Maestro, Christian Camargo, and MyAnna Buring.

"Water for Elephants" Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the New York premiere of the dramatic film "Water for Elephants" featuring pictures of Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon, Christoph Waltz, Hal Holbrook, director Francis Lawrence, and author Sara Gruen.

"Water for Elephants" Photos
Gallery of photos from the dramatic film "Water for Elephants" starring Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon and Christoph Waltz.

"Eclipse" Premiere Photos
"Eclipse" exclusive premiere photos of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Ashley Greene, Nikki Reed, Kellan Lutz, Jackson Rathbone, Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, Sarah Clarke, Xavier Samuel, Bryce Dallas Howard, Dakota Fanning, Jodelle Ferland, Alex Meraz, Julia Jones, BooBoo Stewart, Tyson Houseman, Bronson Pelletier, Billy...

"Eclipse" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" starring Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Peter Facinelli, Nikki Reed, Ashley Greene, Kellan Lutz, and Jackson Rathbone.

2010 BAFTA Awards Photos
2010 BAFTA Awards photos featuring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Colin Firth, Carey Mulligan, Christoph Waltz, Kate Winslet, Jeremy Renner, Kathryn Bigelow, Saoirse Ronan, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Lynn Collins, Anna Kendrick, Guy Pearce, James Cameron, Matthew Goode, Romola Garai, Bonnie Wright, Jamie Campbell Bower, Claire Danes, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Anne Marie Duff.

"Remember Me" Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the world premiere of the Summit Entertainment movie "Remember Me" featuring Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin, Pierce Brosnan, Lena Olin, Ruby Jerins, Chris Cooper, Kristen Stewart, Nicole Trunfino, Will Fetters, and Keely Shaye Smith. The New York premiere of "Remember Me" was held at the Paris Theatre on March 1, 2010 in New York City.

"Remember Me" Photos
"Remember Me" photo gallery featuring Robert Pattinson, Emilie de Ravin, and Pierce Brosnan.

2009 Teen Choice Awards Photos
Gallery of photos from the 2009 Teen Choice Awards featuring Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Kellan Lutz, Cameron Diaz, Alexis Bledel, Zac Efron, Aly & AJ, Amanda Bynes, Ashley Greene, Ashley Tisdale, Britney Spears, Chace Crawford, Ed Westwick, Emily Osment, Emma Roberts, Hayden Panettiere, Hugh Jackman, Jonas Brothers, Josh Hutcherson, Kristen Bell, and Megan Fox.

"New Moon" Cast Photos - Comic Con 2009
Exclusive gallery of photos of the "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" cast at the 2009 San Diego Comic Con featuring photos of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Ashley Greene and director Chris Weitz.

"New Moon" LA Premiere Photos
Photos from the LA premiere of "New Moon" with Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Elizabeth Reaser, Edi Gathegi, Chaske Spencer, Kiowa Gordon, Bronson Pelletier, Tyson Houseman, Cameron Bright, Jamie Campbell Bower, Daniel Cudmore, Billy Burke, Gil Birmingham, Christian Serratos, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Ashley Greene, Peter...

"New Moon" Madrid Photos
"New Moon" stars Kristen Stewart ('Bella'), Robert Pattinson ('Edward'), Taylor Lautner ('Jacob') joined director Chris Weitz in Madrid for a "New Moon" press event on November 12, 2009.

2009 MTV Movie Awards Photos
Gallery from the 2009 MTV Movie Awards including photos of Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Kellan Lutz, Peter Facinelli, Ashley Greene, Cam Gigandet, Zac Efron, Vanessa Hudgens, Cameron Diaz, Andy Samberg, Bradley Cooper, Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Reynolds, Sandra Bullock, Megan Fox, Paris Hilton, Miley Cyrus, Sacha Baron Cohen,...

Robert Pattinson Photos - 12th Annual Hollywood Film Festival
Gallery of photos of Robert Pattinson ('Edward Cullen' in "Twilight") with Camilla Belle and Kat Dennings at the 12th Annual Hollywood Film Festival where Pattinson picked up the 'New Hollywood' award.

"New Moon" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "The Twilight Saga: New Moon" starring Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner, Alex Meraz, Chaske Spencer, Bronson Pelletier, Kiowa Gordon, and Edi Gathegi.

"Twilight" LA Premiere Photos
LA premiere photos of "Twilight" featuring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, Taylor Lautner, Kellan Lutz, Jackson Rathbone, Nikki Reed, Ashley Greene, Billy Burke, Elizabeth Reaser, Peter Facinelli, Rachelle Lefevre, Cam Gigandet, Justin Chon, Anna Kendrick, Christian Serratos, Edi Gathegi, Gil Birmingham, Solomon Trimble, Sarah Clarke,...

"Twilight" Photo Gallery
Gallery of photos from the Summit Entertainment movie, "Twilight," starring Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart, and Cam Gigandet.

"Twilight" Rome Premiere Photos
"Twilight" stars Kristen Stewart ('Bella') and Robert Pattinson ('Edward') joined director Catherine Hardwicke in Rome for Twilight's premiere.

"Twilight" New York Appearance
"Twilight" star Robert Pattinson ('Edward') joined director Catherine Hardwicke at the Apple Store in Soho on November 3, 2008 in New York City to promote the film.

"Twilight" Movie Preview
(May 2008) Here's the lowdown on the main characters in the film version of "Twilight" directed by Catherine Hardwicke and starring Kristen Stewart as Bella Swan and Robert Pattinson as Edward Cullen.

Robert Pattinson Photos - Planet Hollywood
Gallery of photos of Robert Pattinson at a handprint ceremony at Planet Hollywood on November 4, 2008 in New York City.

"Twilight" Cast at the Premiere of "Sex Drive"
The cast of "Twilight" - Robert Pattinson, Kellan Lutz, Nikki Reed, Ashley Greene, and Edi Gathegi - joined director Catherine Hardwicke on the red carpet at the premiere of the Summit Entertainment movie "Sex Drive."

"Twilight" Cast at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards
Robert Pattinson, Cam Gigandet, Taylor Lautner and Kristen Stewart at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards.

"Little Ashes" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "Little Ashes" starring Robert Pattinson, Javier Beltran, Matthew McNulty and Marina Gatell.

"How to Be" Photos
Gallery of photos from the movie "How to Be" starring Robert Pattinson.

"Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" Photos
Gallery of photos from the Warner Bros. Pictures movie, "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire," featuring photos of Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Clemence Poesy, Michael Gambon, Ralph Fiennes (as Lord Voldemort), Miranda Richardson, Robert Pattinson, Brendan Gleeson, James Phelps, Katie Leung, Afshan Azad and Oliver Phelps.

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" Premiere Photos
Gallery of photos from the Hollywood Premiere of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix" featuring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Imelda Staunton, David Yates, Chris Rankin, Robert Pattinson, Michael Goldenberg, Seth Green, Ashley Tisdale, Masi Oka, Melissa Joan Hart, Miley Cyrus, Billy Ray Cyrus, Mitchel Musso, Greg Grunberg, and AnnaSophia Robb.

"Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"
Info on the movie "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix."

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