Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson is an English actor. Known for starring in both big-budget and independent films, Pattinson has ranked among the world’s highest-paid actors. In 2010, Time magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world, and he was featured in the Forbes Celebrity 100 list.
“Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” was the actor’s first major film
In 2005, Pattinson was a newbie actor who only had three roles to his name, but he landed the coveted role of Cedric Diggory in “Harry Potter and the Goblet Fire.” This was his first major role and, arguably, the role that put him on the map.
Pattinson is also a musician
Robert Pattinson looks up to Jack Nicholson
Pattinson has named Nicholson as one of the actors he looks up to, once telling /Film: “I think he is literally the only actor who I can guarantee if I see a Jack Nicholson movie which I haven’t seen, even though I’ve seen them all now, but it’s like the same Jack Nicholson on a DVD box or whatever. It’s like seal of approval. So you know that there’s something going to be worth watching about the movie. Every single thing he’s done, it’s bizarre.”
He has never appeared on a TV show
Pattinson dreams of playing Batman
Robert Pattinson While a lot of people know Pattinson for some odd roles in indie films, he definitely has a passion for starring in some big movie franchises as well. In an interview with Variety in 2019, Pattinson admitted that he wanted the role of the Caped Crusader aka Batman. “I’ve been thinking about Batman for a while,” said Pattinson. “This is indeed an unreasonable thing to say. I had the idea to do it, and I have appealed to Matt [Reeves]. At first he did not accept any offers. I kept asking to meet him.” Obviously, Matt Reeves finally showed up, and Pattinson finally landed his dream role in The Batman.