Los Angeles, CA December 11, 2007 — Summit Entertainment announced today that Robert Pattinson will star as "Edward" in the highly anticipated feature film production TWILIGHT opposite Kristen Stewart. The thriller-romance, based on Stephenie Meyer's publishing phenomenon, is slated to begin production in February 2008 with Catherine Hardwicke directing a script by Melissa Rosenberg (STEP UP). Karen Rosenfelt (DEVIL WEARS PRADA) and Greg Mooradian will produce along with Mark Morgan via his Maverick Films banner.
I changed the picture to one where he's cleaned up.MOD NOTE:
Just as with the announcement of Kristen, everyone is bound to freak out. And, just like with Kristen, everyone will chill out after a certain point. Without getting too wanky or rude, everyone is allowed to voice their opinion -- whether against or for the casting.