Below is a compiled list of the most interesting facts about Kristen Stewart. Check it out!
Though most famous for her role as Isabella “Bella” Swan in The Twilight (2008) Saga, Kristen Stewart has been a working actor since her early years in Los Angeles, California, where she was born. Her parents, John Stewart and Jules Stewart, both work in film and television. Her mother is Australian. The family includes three boys, her older brother Cameron Stewart and two adopted brothers Dana and Taylor.
Interesting Facts about Kristen Stewart
- Ranked #13 in the 2011 FHM list of “Sexiest Women in the World”.
- Ranked #3 in FHM Online “Sexiest Women in the World” (2010).
- Landed her first American Vogue cover in January 2011. She also appeared in a photo-shoot for Vogue Italia in 2011.
- Her favorite vampire film is The Lost Boys (1987).
- Had to wear brown contact lenses for Twilight (2008) because she has naturally green eyes while Bella’s eyes are supposed to be brown. Stewart wore the brown colored contacts in the first four of the Twilight films. In the fifth and final film, Stewart wore red contacts when she was a newborn vampire and amber color contacts as she matures towards the ending of the film.
- Stewart agreed to a salary less than $200,000 so she could remain be part of On the Road (2012) after the film’s budget was drastically cut. Stewart remained committed to the role of Marylou out of her love for the original novel by Jack Kerouac.
- Mother is Jules Stewart, a script supervisor who is directing her first film Cell K-11 (2012).
- Replaced Hayden Panettiere as Sarah Altman in Panic Room (2002) just before shooting began.
- Ranked #27 on Ask men’s top 99 “most desirable” women of 2012 list.
- Ranked #17 on Entertainment Weekly’s “30 Under 30” the actress list .
- On November 3, 2011, Stewart and her Twilight co-stars Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner imprinted their handprints and footprints into cement in front of the famous Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California. Stewart wore black and white checkered Vans skate shoes for her footprints and later gave them to the theater to keep as a souvenir.
- While filming an attack scene in Snow White and the Huntsman (2012), she pulled a ligament in her right hand causing production to temporarily shut down. She also sustained a foot injury while on set.
Personal Quotes by Kristen Stewart
Sure, ‘Twilight’ is really huge right now and everybody’s freaking out over it, but it will go away soon and I will be back to doing what I’m used to doing: weird little movies that nobody sees.- Kristen Stewart
When I dress up, I have to have a lot of help. I was in a T-shirt until a few minutes ago.- Kristen Stewart
Girls are scary. Large groups of girls scare the crap out of me.- Kristen Stewart
I’m not ready to get married, but I have a pretty great family and I’d like that too, someday.- Kristen Stewart
I had to act in a school play when I was about ten years old. I really didn’t want to do it. But everyone had to do it so I didn’t have a choice. A talent agent came and watched it and later gave me some work. It’s funny because I’d always known that I wanted a movie career. I just didn’t think that I would be in the movies.- Kristen Stewart