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Robert Pattinson

Actor Robert Pattinson
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Profession: Actor

Nationality:
England
English

Why Famous: Robert Pattison came to prominence as Edward Cullen in the film adaptations of the Twilight novels.

Born: May 13, 1986
Birthplace: London, England
Age: 35 years old

Generation: Millennial
Chinese Zodiac: Tiger
Star Sign: Taurus

Historical Events

  • 2008-11-17 "Twilight", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Catherine Hardwicke, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres in Los Angeles
  • 2009-11-16 "The Twilight Saga: New Moon", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Chris Weitz, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres in Los Angeles
  • 2010-06-24 "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by David Slade, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres in Los Angeles
  • 2011-10-30 "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Bill Condon, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, premieres at the Rome Film Festival
  • 2012-11-14 "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2", based on the book by Stephenie Meyer, directed by Bill Condon, starring Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson, is released
  • 2019-05-31 Former "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson is announced as the new Batman
  • 2020-09-03 Actor Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID-19, shutting down production of the Batman film he is shooting

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