Who is Robert Pattinson and what is his net worth 2018? The American actor is known as the vampire lover of Hollywood. He tasted his first shot of fame when he played the role of vampire Edward Cullen in ‘Twilight’; the fantasy film series had five parts. He was ranked 15th by Vanity Fair in ‘Hollywood Top 40’ with his proceeds of $27.5 million in 2010.
From getting the ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ title by Glamour UK in 2012 to being GQ’s ‘Best Dressed Man’ of 2012, the actor has been the talk of the industry since he started off his career. He is the recipient of 11 MTC Movie Awards, 2 People’s Choice Award and earned 2 nominations for Empire Awards for his work in ‘The Twilight’.
He was honored with a wax figure in 2010 in the Madame Tussauds collection of London and New York City. He also has an asteroid named after him ‘246789 Pattinson’ discovered by a Russian astronomer, Timur Kryachko in 2014.
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson was born in 1986 on 13th May to father, Richard Pattinson who was a vintage car importer from United States and mother, Clare Pattinson, who worked in a modelling agency. He was born and raised in London. He is the youngest of three siblings, who are; Victoria and Elizabeth ‘Lizzy’ Pattinson, who is a popular singer.
The actor was romantically involved with his ‘Twilight’ co star Kristen Stewart in 2008. Their relationship lasted till the franchisee of the series. Although, the couple never confirmed their relationship speculations were made because they were seen and photographed often by the paparazzi.
In 2012 Kristen, confirmed their relationship for the very first time. After a US Weekly posted an affectionate photo of the actress with her ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ director, Rupert Sanders, insinuating it to be an ‘affair’. Later Kristen apologised about the picture confessing her love for Robert. But it was too late. In 2014, Robert confirmed that they broke their relationship in 2012.
Pattinson is dating singer FKA Twigs since 2014. The couple got engaged in 2015.
Education: He completed his schooling from Tower House School till he turned 12, then he joined The Harrodian School. He was actively involved in amateur theater and drama at the local Barnes Theater Company. He auditioned for ‘Guys and Dolls’ and was able to land a small role. He later was selected to play the role of George Gibbs in the ‘Thornton Wilder’s Our Town’. His other theater appearances involved Anything Goes and Macbeth. He was discovered by an acting agent, during the production of Tess of the d’Urbervilles and who started searching for professional roles for the actor.
Career: Robert Pattinson started of his career at the age of mere 18, in 2004 through ‘Ring of the Nibelungs’. This landed him a role in hit fantasy series ‘Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire’. Twilight became the breakthrough in his career, which earned him his own place in the American film Industry. The Fantasy love story involved 5 parts in the series.
In his career of only 12 years, Robert has managed to become a part of more than 20 films, some of which are ‘How To Be’, ‘Remember Me’, ‘Maps To The Stars’, ‘Queen of the Desert’ ,’The Twilight Saga series’ , ‘Bel Ami’, ‘The Childhood of a Leader’, ‘The Rover’, ‘Cosmopolis’, ‘Water for Elephants’, ‘Love and Distrust’, ‘Life’ etc.
Robert Pattinson Net Worth
The actor has been working in the film industry since 2004, and has managed to create a net worth of $117 million. Robert is one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. He also endorses several brands like Christian Dior Home Perfume.
The young star is still climbing the ladder, although he has definitely achieved a great deal in such a short period of time, we still want him to come out of his niche, and try out something different. Robert has made his place in hearts of many young girls and holds a large fan following from all around the world.