Robert Pattinson

Actor + Model + Musician
Born May 13, 1986

Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson is an English actor, model, musician, and producer. Born and raised in London, Pattinson started out his career by playing the role of Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Later, he landed the leading role of Edward Cullen in the film adaptations of the Twilight novels by Stephenie Meyer, and came to worldwide fame. Pattinson was ranked as one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood based on 2009 earnings.… Read More

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  • Robert Pattinson Lands Dior Fashion Campaign
    Yahoo News - Feb 25, 2016


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Robert Pattinson.


1986 Birth Born on May 13, 1986.


2004 18 Years Old Pattinson had supporting roles in the German made-for-television film Ring of the Nibelungs in 2004 and in director Mira Nair's costume drama Vanity Fair, although his scenes in the latter were deleted and only appear on the DVD version.
2005 19 Years Old In May 2005, he was scheduled to appear in the UK premiere of The Woman Before at the Royal Court Theatre, but was fired shortly before the opening night and was replaced by Tom Riley. … Read More


2006 - 2007 2 More Events
In 2008, Pattinson landed the role of Edward Cullen in the film Twilight, based on Stephenie Meyer's best-selling novel of the same name. … Read More
He reprised his role as Edward Cullen in the Twilight sequel The Twilight Saga: New Moon, which was released on 20 November 2009. … Read More
He also volunteered for the Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief in January 2010. … Read More
2011 25 Years Old 1 More Event
Pattinson reappeared as Edward Cullen in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1, which was released on 18 November 2011 and earned $705,058,657 at the box office. … Read More
GQ once again named Pattinson the "Best Dressed Man" of 2012.
2013 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2013, Pattinson was 2nd on Glamour UKs "Richest UK Celebs Under 30" with earnings of £45 million. … Read More
In February 2014, he appeared on the cover of World Film Locations: Toronto, a book about Toronto and the films shot in the city.
…  He is a supporter of ECPAT (End Child Prostitution, Child Pornography and Trafficking of Children for Sexual Purposes), Parents and Abducted Children Together (PACT), and the GO Campaign, a nonprofit organization that raises awareness and funds to help orphans and vulnerable children throughout the world, of the latter he became ambassador in 2015 to help raise international awareness of the non-profit organization. … Read More


In January 2016, he appeared in another campaign for Dior Homme shot by German photographer and director Peter Lindbergh.
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