The Rise Of Robert Pattinson
Monday 26th of December 2011 | By: Exactpress | Views: 633 | Comments: 3 | Rating: |
If you are a fan of Hollywood movies than the super talented Robert Pattinson must have crossed your eyes. This gorgeous British actor, model/musician rose to fame after playing the vampire Edward Cullen in the adaptation of the Twilight novels by Stephanie Meyer. As the Twilight movies broke all records all over the world, Pattinson became a mega star over night. In 2009, Robert Pattinson was ranked as one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood today. TIME magazine also included the talented Pattinson in its list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World in 2010.
Robert Pattinson was born in London and rose from humble beginnings. Even at an early age Pattinson was interested in acting and performed in many amateur theatre productions in his town of Barnes, London. It was in one of these productions that Robert Pattinson caught the eye of a talent agent who started his career of the acting front on a professional level. Robert Pattinson was also involved in modeling but was not very successful.
Robert Pattinson played many minor roles in movies such as Ring of the Nibelungs, Vanity Fair and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. For his role in the Harry Potter movie he was named as the British Star of Tomorrow by the Times. For his Adonis like good looks, Robert Pattinson was often compared to the handsome actor Jude Law.
Robert Patterson’s breakthrough role came in the form of the love sick vampire named Edward Cullen. Although he was initially apprehensive about playing such a dominating literary character, Robert quickly rose in his role and became one of the most recognized faces in Hollywood today. This heartthrob soon gained the admiration of million of girls worldwide for his portrayal of the vampire with soul. With the world wide success of the twilight movies, Robert Pattinson became the fantasy of million of teenage girls around the world. Twilight’s record breaking opening has paved the way for Robert Pattinson to reprise his roles in the sequels to the Twilight series.
After the worldwide commercial success of the first three books of the Twilight series namely Twilight, New Moon and Eclipse, the fourth book was adapted into a movie and released worldwide in November 2011. Breaking Dawn lived up to its hype and took in a massive $139.5 million in its opening weekend alone. With such massive response and appeal, rest assured that the very hunky Robert Pattinson is going to stay in Hollywood for a long time.