Robert Pattinson is
known as the vampire heartthrob Edward Cullen from the Twilight saga.
You might also remember him as the hottie Hufflepuff Cedric Diggory
from Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. But he’s so much more
than that. Those are just his 2 mainstream roles when really he’s
been making much more interesting and creative movies for a while.
He’s also completely unlike his most famous characters in real
life. Here are some things you probably don’t know about Robert
1. When Robert
Pattinson was filming Twilight he was forced to wear contact lenses
to make his eyes that golden color. He called them orange blobs and
said that they stopped him from seeing clearly and made his eyes feel
very uncomfortable. He also credits his intense stare in the movie to
his contact lenses cause he has to concentrate more to see the person
through the lenses.
2. He comes from a
rather unusual family. If you want to know where Robert Pattinson is
from – he was born in London. He has two older sisters. His mother
worked in a modeling agency and his father’s job was fixing up
vintage U.S. cars. Sounds quite bohemian, so it’s not exactly
surprising that he went into acting.
3. You might still
think of him as Edward Cullen, the ageless teen from Twilight or
teenage Cedric Diggory from Harry Potter but do you know how old
Robert Pattinson is? He’s actually 33 now. And just in case you
were wondering how tall Robert Pattinson is – he’s 185 cm.
4. There’s been a lot of rumors about Robert Pattinson’s personal life. We all remember the time he was dating his co-star Kristen Stewart. But who is Robert Pattinson dating now? Well, he’s currently in a relationship with actress and supermodel Suki Waterhouse.
5. Pattinson doesn’t
take interviews very seriously and when he was promoting a movie
called Water For Elephants he made up a story about how when he was a
child he saw a clown die. When it later came out that he lied and
completely made that up his only defense was “I don’t know why I