These four "Twlight" actors have all been involved in the entire "Twilight" film fantasy franchise. This popular vampire saga includes the initial movie "Twilight" (2008), "New Moon" (2009), "Eclipse" (2010), and the two parter "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1" (2011) and "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2" (2012). These actors have exciting careers that extend beyond the blood-suckers of "Twilight" - come see what else they have accomplished.
This young Los Angeles-born actress, known for her role as Bella Swan in the "Twilight" series, has made pre and post "Twilight" appearances in films such as "Panic Room" with Jodie Foster, "What Just Happened" with Robert De Niro and "Adventureland" with Jesse Eisenberg. Stewart took the #17 slot on Entertainment Weekly's "30 Under 30" actress list in 2008. After being nominated three years in a row for a Young Artist Award from 2003-2005, Kristen Stewart won the prize in 2008 for her performance in the Sean Penn-directed film "Into the Wild."
Playing the role of Edward Cullen in the coming-of age vampire franchise "Twilight", this actor from London, England also finds fulfillment from music, playing guitar and piano. In 2008 his break-out star potential was recognized by many reputable media sources. His competition for his role in the "Twilight" films was no easy accomplishment with Pattinson beating out roughly 3000 other actors for this career-making opportunity.
This "Twilight" actor has been quite a force on popular television programs such as "24", "Monk", and "Law and Order." Prior to those casting situations he moved from Bellingham Washington to Los Angeles in pursuit of a music career that eventually tuned into an acting career- Burke's other talent. Bill Burke's feature film appearances go beyond his "Twilight" character Charlie Swan, with roles in "Red Riding Hood", "Fracture", and "Ladder 49."
Jacob Blackis a "Twilight" character that the young Grand Rapids Michigan-born actor Taylor Lautner has literally become synonymous for. Aside from Lautner's television work, he has also appeared in "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D", "Cheaper by the Dozen 2", and " Valentine's Day." Acting wasn't the only aspect of himself that Taylor Lautner had to bring when he reprised his role in the second "Twlight" film called "New Moon"–he also gained nearly 30 pounds.