Douglas Robert Thomas Pattinson (born May 13, 1986), addressed professionally as Robert Pattinson, is a renowned actor and TV personality from the United Kingdom.
He is one of the highest-paid actors in the world, having appeared in both big-budget and small films.
He was designated one of the 100 most influential persons in the world by Time magazine in 2010. Robert Pattinson was also included in the Forbes Celebrity 100 list in 2011.
Let’s have a look at some fascinating facts regarding his personal life and professional career.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson|
|Stage Name:||Robert Pattinson|
|Born:||13 May 1986 (age 36 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||London, United Kingdom|
|Parents:||Richard Pattinson, Clare Pattinson|
|Siblings:||Lizzy Pattinson, Victoria Pattinson|
|Wife • Spouse:||Suki Waterhouse (2018–)|
|Girlfriend • Partner:||Suki Waterhouse (2018–), FKA Twigs (ex.), Mia Wasikowska (2017-2018), Nettie Wakefield (2014), Dylan Penn (2013), Katy Perry (2012), Kristen Stewart (2009-2013), Nikki Reed (2009), Nina Schubert (2003-2006)|
|Occupation:||Actor • TV Personality|
|Net Worth:||US$100 million|
Early Life & Education
Robert Pattinson was born in London, the United Kingdom, on May 13, 1986. He was birth as the youngest of three children to Clare Pattinson (mother), a model scout, and Richard Pattinson (father), a vintage vehicle trader.
He grew up with two older sisters, Lizzy Pattinson and Victoria Pattinson, in a tiny home in Barnes. Robert Pattinson began playing the guitar and piano when he was four years old.
He went to Tower House School, where he was expelled at the age of 12 for shoplifting adult magazines from a post office and afterward selling them to his male classmates.
The Harrodian School was where he finished his education. As a teenager, Robert Pattinson worked as a photo model for British fashion labels and publications to supplement his income. He also acquired a passion for film, idolizing actors such as Jack Nicholson, Marlon Brando, and Jean-Paul Belmondo.
In his late teens and early twenties, he played acoustic guitar at open mic evenings in London pubs, where he sang his own songs solo and sometimes with his band Bad Girls.
Robert Pattinson contemplated becoming a musician or attending university to study speech-writing, but he never considered following an acting career; his high school theatre teacher warned him against joining the club since he was not fit for the creative arts.
He joined the local amateur theatre company, Barnes Theatre Company, when he was 13 after his father persuaded him to do so since he was timid.
Robert Pattinson has once expressed disdain for the paparazzi industry and gossip-rag journalism, and he was also quite reluctant to reveal his personal life. In 2017, he revealed that he had suffered from anxiety from his early days in the spotlight.
He and his Twilight co-star Kristen Stewart became romantically linked in mid-2009, but In May 2013, the lovers called it quits.
In September 2014, Robert Pattinson began dating a singer and songwriter named FKA Twigs. The couple, who had been engaged, called it quits in the summer of 2017. FKA Twigs‘ second studio album, released in 2019 and titled Magdalene, was inspired by the breakup.
Suki Waterhouse, a model, has been Robert Pattinson‘s girlfriend since mid-2018. The couple was living in London as of July 2020.
Robert Pattinson has been the boyfriend of Suki Waterhouse (2018), Mia Wasikowska (2017-2018), Nettie Wakefield (2014), Dylan Penn (2013), Katy Perry (2012), Kristen Stewart (2009-2013), Nikki Reed (2009) and Nina Schubert (2003-2006).
Robert Pattinson had supporting roles in the German film titled Ring of the Nibelungs in 2004, and he also made a debut in director Mira Nair‘s costume drama titled Vanity Fair. However, his scenes in the movie were later deleted and only appeared on the DVD version.
In May 2005, he was scheduled to appear in the UK premiere of The Woman Before at the Royal Court Theatre but was fired shortly before the opening night and was replaced by Tom Riley.
Robert Pattinson received positive reviews for his performance in Haunted Airman, a psychological thriller that premiered on BBC Four on October 31, 2006. He played the role of Airman, a young dreaded and world-jaded cynicism.
On February 19, 2007, he starred as a supporting character in The Bad Mother’s Handbook, a one-off television play based on Kate Long‘s best-selling novel.
The influential English actor Robert Pattinson has accumulated a whopping estimated net worth of US$100 million.
- Instagram handle: @Robertpattinsonofficial
- Twitter handle: @Robpattinsonww
- The Batman
- The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn
- Harry Potter And The Philosopher Stone
- Remember Me
- Good Time
- The Lighthouse
- The Twilight Saga: New Moon
- Water For Elephants
- The Twilight: Eclipse
- High Life
- The King
- The Devil All The Time
- The Lost City Of Z
- Little Ashes