Birth Name: Robert Thomas Pattinson
Date of Birth: May 13, 1986
Place of Birth: London, England
Quick Facts: Robert Pattinson is an English actor, model, musician and producer. He is one of biggest movie stars in the world and one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. Robert is best-known for playing Edward Cullen in the film adaptations of the Twilight novels, although he also had a notable role in Harry Potter.
In 2010, Pattinson was named one of Time’s “100 Most Influential People in The World” and one of the “Most Powerful Celebrities in the World” by Forbes. He is currently very hard at work for the upcoming films Bel Ami, Water For Elephants, Unbound Captives, and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Parts I and II.
Interests: Robert, when he is not working on his next hit movie, loves music and is an excellent musician as well - advanced in both the piano and guitar. He began taking piano lessons at age three. He has said that darts and pool are more of his sports, although he did lie that he enjoyed snowboarding and soccer to help earn his role for Harry Potter. He has also remained close friends with Potter co-stars Stanislav Ianevski and Katie Leung. Robert cites Jack Nicholson has his “acting inspiration”. Additionally, he supports Arsenal Football Club and splits his time between residing in London and Los Angeles.