The year of ‘Twilight,’ Robert Pattinson, Kristen Stewart and Taylor Lautner has arrived. The road to fame and fortune has been a rather fast track meteoric rise for British actor Robert Pattinson with Taylor Lautner rising all of a sudden to join the frontman pairing of costars Pattinson and Stewart. Kristen on the other hand has had a rather snail like existence quietly under the radar prior to costarring with British hottie Pattinson. Stewart first emerged ten years ago in the critically acclaimed David Fincher film ‘Panic Room.’ The film starred Jody Foster in one of her finest performances to date. Prior to ‘Twilight’ not a lot was heard or seen from Stewart. The arrival of ‘Twilight’ has done wonders not merely for Pattinson but also for costar Stewart.
Summit Entertainment like Stewart have a lot to be grateful as the global mania including the legions of Robert Pattinson fans who flocked to the recently released third installment of the ‘Twilight Saga.’ ‘Eclipse’ hit the theatres on June 30 with a midnight premiere. The third installment has already made its way into the history books on the first night of release. ‘Twilight’ soared to the top of the box office opening Wednesday chart to the tune of $68.5 million on its first day of release. It even surpass the previously held box office Wednesday opening record holders ‘Transformers 2.’ In 2209, ‘Transformers 2’ opened at $62 mil respectfully.
The world is already anticipating the fourth installment of the ‘Twilight Saga’ franchise. In spite of the frenzy at the box office, interest is already turning towards the next and even more highly anticipated installment ‘Breaking Dawn.’ Negotiations for the fourth installment split into two films almost saw key actors portraying characters within the Cullen family make a shock exist from the franchise. Fortunately, Kellen Lutz and Ashley Green came to the negotiation table and all was well.
The big news of an undead Bella portrayed by Stewart has fans on the edge of their seats. But, will audiences relate to an undead Bella for Part 1 & Part 2 of the final installments of ‘Twilight?’ In ‘Breaking Dawn’ the storyline take a 360 degree turn with innocent Bella becoming a vampire to save her unborn child with husband ‘Edward Cullen.’ As the world enjoys the newest installment, we all can not help but become even more curious about what is in store for Edward, Bella and Jacab in the future. Breaking Dawn’ is due in theaters on November 2011. ‘Meanwhile, take a look at the ‘Breaking Dawn’ trailer for a sneak peak here. Enjoy!