Born on May 13, 1986, Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson is an English musician, model and actor. His father Richard was an importer of vintage cars while her mother used to work for a modeling agency. On the recommendation of his father, Robert Pattinson joined Barnes Theater Club and appeared in leading roles in various plays like Tess of the d’Urbervilles, Our Town and Anything Goes.
Robert Pattinson started his professional career as a model at age of just 12. After working as a model for a few years, Robert mode his acting debut with television film “Ring of the Nibelungs” in 2004. Later on, he appeared on screen in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and The Haunted Airman. Pattinson’s performance in both of them received favorable reviews from critics. The role which earned Robert Pattinson worldwide recognition and gave a new direction to his acting career was of Edward Cullen in the film “Twilight”. Released in 2008, the Twilight became extremely popular worldwide and critics praised the performance of Robert in the movie.
After gaining popularity from Twilight, Robert Pattinson went on to appear in several other films including Little Ashes, Remember Me, Cosmopolis and Water for Elephants along with 4 films of Twilight series. Apart from acting, Robert is also a pretty talented musician and has proven his skills through singing songs for his movies, How to Be and Twilight film series. He has also been pretty intensively involved in charitable work, supporting different charities and raising money for various causes.
In off-screen life, Robert Pattinson began dating his Twilight film series co-star Kristen Stewart but after dating for a few years, the couple split due to reports of Kristen’s relationship with director Rupert Sanders. The couple reunited shortly after but then again ended their relationship in 2013.
Robert Pattinson Personal Details:
- Complete Name: Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson
- Nicknames: Rob, R-Pattz
- Occupation: Actor
- Date of Birth: May 13, 1986
- Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
- Zodiac Sign: Taurus
- Height: 6′ 1″ (1.85 m)
Robert Pattinson Favorite Color, Food, Book and other Things:
- Hobbies and Interests: Music, Playing Guitar and Piano
- Favorite Color: Grey
- Favorite Food: Dino Nuggets
- Favorite Book: Kill Your Friends by John Niven
- Favorite Perfume: Serge Lutens Perfumes
- Favorite Music: Jeff Buckley, Van Morrison
- Favorite Song: “Ruby’s Arms” by Tom Waits
- Favorite Movie: The Exorcist, First Name: Carmen, One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest
- Favorite TV Program: Cops
- Favorite Restaurant: In-N-Out Burger
- Favorite Sports: Pool, Darts
- Favorite Football Team: Arsenal
- Favorite Pet: Dog