He enjoys music and plays both the guitar and piano.When Robert was fifteen, he started acting in amateur plays with the Barnes Theatre Company. I have been playing the piano for my entire life - since I was three or four.
Pattinson was among the 2009 Sexiest Men Alive, as dubbed by People.
This a major honor for the star, as he's officially an A-list, mainstream celebrity.
In early 2010, he followed up his role as Edward Cullen by starring in Remember Me and then filming the period drama Bel Ami.
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson was born May 13, 1986 in London, England, to Clare (Charlton), who worked at a modeling agency, and Richard Pattinson, a vintage car importer.
Robert Pattinson was born on May 13, 1986 as the third child and only son of Richard and Clare Pattinson.
His foray into showbiz began in local London theater productions and modeling.
Shortly thereafter, he landed his first film job, acting in the 2004 movie “Vanity Fair” with future “Water For Elephants” co-star Reese Witherspoon.
In his free time, Robert plays the guitar and piano.
He has two sisters and was named Rolling Stone Magazine's Hottest Actor of 2008.
At this point, there's no doubt that he's dating co-star Kristen Stewart.
To their credit, though, the couple keeps their relationship nice and quiet.