Brando could do that, of course, because he was Marlon fucking Brando.Brando could show up, burp the alphabet in front of a couple of Associated Press guys, and catch the next plane back to Tahiti.Two years ago, Robert Pattinson was a forgotten extra in a ' Harry Potter' movie.Then he got cast as a blue-balled vampire in ' Twilight,' the year's kazillion-dollar movie franchise, and every woman in America over 14 wants him.
"I thought that would be interesting," he says, "for a In the books, Edward refuses to go all the way with Bella, fearing he'll vamp out in the heat of passion, but because he's a 107yearold vampire, he's got seduction game like no 17yearold alive.
He's just come from a bigtime meeting with a director and can't wait to tell us how weird it was. as Cedric Diggory, sort of the haughty blond Iceman to Harry's Maverick—by getting fired from a play in London, where he grew up.
Some guy offering him a part, maybe, in a movie so double top secret he couldn't tell Pattinson what it was about. Did we mention that he's had about nineteen cups of coffee He asks the waiter about the soup. He was in Los Angeles, crashing on his agent's couch, looking for an American job. He didn't know about the cult, about the fans who'd followed Edward and Bella, his perpetually imperiled mortal lady friend, from the first book—which turned author Stephenie Meyer, a Mormon stayathome mom from Arizona, into the biggest publishingindustry phenomenon since _Potter'_s J. Rowling—through three increasingly thickasabrick sequels. He didn't know that as soon as the movie adaptation was announced, those He auditioned in Hardwicke's bedroom; Hardwicke videotaped him and Stewart performing one of the movie's big love scenes.
The story fuses the bodiceripping True Love Never Dies sensuality of the vampire mythos with the True Love Waits ethos of Bushera abstinence education; it's a heavybreathing romance in which all physical affection represents a slippery slope to horrible undeath.
got mid reviews but opened huge anyway, pulling down million in three days. Girls who'd been in love with Edward on the page suddenly had a reallive human to focus their passion on.