Robert Pattinson-Fun Facts You Might Not Know!

Robert Pattinson, the british actor made famous as our favorite vampire Edward is quickly becoming a hot celebrity. This year he has already been named a breakout star for 2008 and one of People's coveted Sexiest Men Alive! With the huge success of the Twilight motion picture Robert Pattinson is in the headlines anywhere you look! For all of those Pattinson fans out there we have some really interesting facts you might not now about your newest favorite star!

Five Fun Facts You Might Not Know About Robert Pattinson:

  1. Robert Pattinson was often taken advantage of by his older siblings. "Up until I was 12 my sisters used to dress me up as a girl and introduce me as 'Claudia'!" the actor told the BBC.
  2. Robert Pattinson became known to his fans as 'Spunk Ransom' after admitting he disliked his name. "I hate any reference to my name," he told MTV. "I wish people would just completely invent a new one." 'Spunk Ransom' was Pattinson's suggested alternative.
  3. Robert Pattinson, who plays piano and guitar, has two songs featured in Twilight. "I cried the first time I heard the two songs," director Catherine Hardwicke told MTV. "They're deep; they're very soulful."
  4. While filming Twilight, Robert Pattinson injured himself on his very first shot. "I wasn't even doing a stunt. I was just trying to pick up Kristen [Stewart] and I almost tore my hamstring because I hadn't been doing enough squats," the actor told the Los Angeles Times. "It was very embarrassing."
  5. While on the Twilight set, an enthusiastic fan asked a crew member to bring her baby on set and have Robert Pattinson take a photo with the child. "So there's a photo of me like biting a baby's head," he said.


  1. OMG!!! i just love the twilight series even though im only just reading new moon. i have read hundreds of books in my ifetime and can't believe i just discovered the twilight books. but im so glad i did!! btw rele cool site ;)

  2. twilight is amazinggggg!!!!!!!! i finished all the books and their the most amazing books ive everrr read!and i LOVE robert pattinson!hes gorgeous!!!

  3. omfg i love the twilight saga boks and the movie is amazinggg!!!!! i went to walmart at midnight thte friday it came out. robert pattinson is unbelieveably gorgeous and i love him sooo much!!! omg i would cry if i ever got to meet him(seriously. im not joking) i cant wait for new moon to come out. ill be the first one in line at muvico waiting for the second it starts playing.
    whoever came up with this site. your a genius!

    iloveyou robert pattinson :)

  4. omgomgomgomg!!!twilight is my obsession!!they are the best,most amazing books i have everrrrr read! i am reading them all for a second time! i cant get enough of them! and the movie was just....WOW! sooo good it brought all my thoughts to life Kristen and Robert are PERFECT for the parts as Bella and Edward. i want my own Edward! haha and....Robert Pattinson is sooooo gorgeous! he is amazing! its like love at first sight! ahhhhh

  5. I've read all four books within my schools summer vacation. I love you rod and big congrats to stepenie. Love you too.

  6. I already knew some of these facts. Like how up until he was tweleve his sisters dressed him up as a girl and introduced him as clauida. I know alot of facts about Robert Pattinson. I am so (crazily) obsessed that I made a shrine dedicated to him in my room. And any time something is hard for me I'll think im doing this for edward. PEACE...LOVE...EDWARD CULLEN!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!