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Robert Pattinson
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Pattinson at the Twilight beginning in Los Angeles
Born
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson

May 13, 1986 (1986-05-13) (age 33)
Nationality British
Occupation Actor, model
Years active 2004—present
Parent(s) Richard and Clare Pattinson
Relatives Lizzy Pattinson (sister)

Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson (born May 13 1986) is an English actor, model and musician. He is best known for playing vampire Edward Cullen in the movie Twilight, and Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

Pattinson was born in Barnes, London. At the age of twelve he was excluded from school. His father enrolled him in a drama club, and Pattinson admitted that he joined the club because it was a chance to meet girls.

He has worked alongside Taylor Lautner, Kristen Stewart, Nikki Reed, Kellan Lutz, Jacson Rathbon and many other people while acting in the Twilight Saga. He has been a part of many movies, such as The Haunted Airman, Remember Me, Little Ashes, Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse, etc.

Awards

Year Group Award Result Film
2008 Hollywood Film Festival New Hollywood Won
Strasbourg Film Festival Best Actor in a Feature Won How To Be

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