He auditioned and was cast in a small role in Guys and Dolls.
He next auditioned for Thornton Wilder's Our Town, and was cast as George Gibbs. He caught the attention of an acting agent in a production of Tess of the d'Urbervilles and began looking for professional roles.
Jake Coyle of The Associated Press said that "The young actor has an unmistakable screen presence.
However in Remember Me, he pours it on thickly and self-consciously.
The newly separated and lucky Emilie got very flirtatious and all smiley with the most popular man in Hollywood today as the costars ended their scene with her moving in for a kiss.
From the look on Rob's face, he is not minding the change to the petite blonde in her bikini from brunette Bella.
His on and offscreen love interest Kristen Stewart was none-too-pleased with what she saw.
Film critic Richard Corliss from Time praised Pattinson for being "shy and watchful" and said that he "radiates a slow magnetism that locks the viewer's eyes on him", ultimately calling him "star quality".He reprised his role as Edward Cullen in the Twilight sequel The Twilight Saga: New Moon, which was released on 20 November 2009.The film earned a record-breaking 2,839,137 opening weekend and an overall run of 9,827,462 worldwide.Twilight brought Pattinson worldwide fame, In 2010, Pattinson was named one of TIME magazine's 100 most influential people in the world, and also in the same year Forbes ranked him as one of the most powerful celebrities in the world in the Forbes Celebrity 100. Pattinson started his career as a model at the age of 12.In 2013, Dior Homme signed him as the face of their Fragrances.He became ambassador of the latter in 2015 to help raise international awareness of it.He became involved in amateur theatre at the Barnes Theatre Company.Just three days earlier, the duo were spotted at Gemma, a restaurant at The Bowery Hotel, one of their favorite haunts.“They spent a lot of time telling jokes, laughing and whispering in each other’s ears,” an eyewitness tells OK! “At one point Emilie took Robert’s Ray-Bans and was playfully wearing them before putting them back in his shirt pocket — it was very flirty.Pattinson had supporting roles in the German made-for-television film Ring of the Nibelungs in 2004 and in director Mira Nair's costume drama Vanity Fair, although his scenes in the latter were deleted and only appear on the DVD version.In 2008, Pattinson landed the role of Edward Cullen in the film Twilight, based on Stephenie Meyer's best-selling novel of the same name.