Saturday, February 14, 2009

Robert Pattinson Has an Unusual Love Affair

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Twilight hottie Robert Pattinson ignites hearts with his portrayal of eccentric painter Salvador Dali in his upcoming movie Little Ashes. His character will develop an unusual love affair with his friend poet Federico Garcia Lorca. This British drama in the 1922 setting is set to show in limited screening on March 27, 2009.

With his thick accent and heavy mustache, Rob plays the role with confidence despite the fact that he is British. Speaking of his roots, he is born in London along with his two elder sisters Lizzy and Victoria. He started in theater at the age of 15 in Barnes Theater Company. He took both backstage and acting roles until he was discovered by an acting agent. He also tried modelling but because of his androgynous looks, he failed to suceed in this field.

He landed in tv for a supporting role in Ring of the Nibelungs then followed by his portrayal of Rawdly Crawley in the film Vanity Fair. He played Cedric Diggory in the successful film franchise Harry Potter in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix. His biggest break came when he played the role of vampire Edward Cullen in Stephanie Meyer's Twilight. He is set to reprise this coveted role in the novel's sequel New Moon which filming starts on March of 2009. He also pursues his music career in fact he recorded two songs for his film Twilight which entitled "Never Think" and "Let Me Sign". Let's see what's in store for him in the coming years as he is one actor to watch out for.