Robert Pattinson won our hearts with Cedric Diggory in Harry potter goblet of fire(2005) and order of the Phoenix (2007). And stole our hearts in the Twilight Saga. Even though with a little downfall in commercial career after Twilight, now Pattinson is back and ready to take what are rightfully his! Here’s what you might know and definitely want to know about Robert Pattinson.
Did you know what his full name was? It’s quite big, Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson. Our heartthrob was born on May 13 in 1986. Robert is the youngest to two sisters, Elizabeth and Victoria. His parents are Charlton, booker at a model agency and Richard Pattinson, a vintage car dealer.
Robert attended Tower House School until he was 12 years old, and was expelled because of shoplifting some uncensored magazines and selling it to his classmates (male). He then continued his studies in The Harrodian school until graduation. Pattinson has been learning guitar and piano from the age of four. He has written and sung songs in and around bars in London either solo or with his band, Bad girls.
Backstage work at the theatre to worldwide stardom:
A shy Robert went against the advice of his teacher and joined theatre at the age of 13. The roles didn’t pile up immediately, but he made it from no lines to the lead in a few years. The first film of Robert to the surprise of many isn’t Harry potter.
It was actually Vanity fair, a costume drama. The scenes of him in the movie got deleted but is available on the DVD. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005) and Harry Potter the order of Phoenix, did put him on everyone’s mind, but what made him a worldwide sensation was the role of Edward Cullen in Twilight saga (2008-2013).
From 2014 to 2018, Pattinson went on to do independent films and garnered respect and fantastic reviews from the critics. It took him some arduous work and time to change from just a silent vampire with no expressions to the well-acknowledged can fit into any role name from the critics.
Pattinson was seen dating Kristen Stewart, and they were on and of till 2013. It was also speculated that he was dating a singer, FKA Twigs in 2017.
Pattinson is a recipient of many awards. He has won eleven MTV movie awards. And was nominated for Empire awards two times and have won two People’s choice awards. AACTA and Canadian Screen Awards nominated him for his performances in The Rover and Maps to the Stars. He had won Hollywood Rising Star Award, for his role in the film, Life from Deauville American Film Festival in 2015. Pattinson received a top award at the closing of the 53rd edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival in 2018.
Pattinson didn’t let go of his passion for music to waste. He kept touch with that part of his life by writing, recording or singing for movies. He was awarded “Hollywood’s Most Influential Top Unexpected Musicians” in 2010. In 2019, he collaborated with the Nottingham band Tindersticks and released the song “Willow” for High Life original soundtrack.
Gotham’s new hero:
Pattinson is making his superhero debut as DC’s Batman in 2021. His movie The Devil All The Time is starring Tom Holland and a cast of eleven in releasing on September 16 on Netflix. The commercial platform is happy to have its most wanted perfect vampire boyfriend back on his jet to stardom.