In the April 2009 issue of the magazine, Pattinson revealed that before auditioning for the role of Edward Cullen, he was so shaken up that he popped an anti-anxiety pill!
"It was the first time I've ever taken Valium," he dishes to GQ "A quarter -- a quarter of a Valium.
He's just come from a bigtime meeting with a director and can't wait to tell us how weird it was. as Cedric Diggory, sort of the haughty blond Iceman to Harry's Maverick—by getting fired from a play in London, where he grew up.
Some guy offering him a part, maybe, in a movie so double top secret he couldn't tell Pattinson what it was about. Did we mention that he's had about nineteen cups of coffee He asks the waiter about the soup. He was in Los Angeles, crashing on his agent's couch, looking for an American job. He didn't know about the cult, about the fans who'd followed Edward and Bella, his perpetually imperiled mortal lady friend, from the first book—which turned author Stephenie Meyer, a Mormon stayathome mom from Arizona, into the biggest publishingindustry phenomenon since _Potter'_s J. Rowling—through three increasingly thickasabrick sequels. He didn't know that as soon as the movie adaptation was announced, those He auditioned in Hardwicke's bedroom; Hardwicke videotaped him and Stewart performing one of the movie's big love scenes.
" Despite his pre-audition jitters, R-Patz nailed it -- prompting Stewart, who had already been cast as Bella, to turn to director Catherine Hardwicke and declare, "It has to be Rob." Stewart elaborated on her statement, telling GQ, "Everybody came in doing something empty and shallow and thoughtless...The two were spotted dining with a group of friends at the Sunset Tower Hotel in West Hollywood, Calif.This isn’t the first time Katy and Robert have been the subject of romance rumors but Katy has always shut them down. The 31-year-old actor was spotted heading out of the Bowery Hotel on Tuesday afternoon (August 8) in New York City.Over the weekend, rumors began to swirl that Robert is dating his longtime friend Katy Perry.The man at the centre of the maelstrom is Robert Pattinson, who plays Edward Cullen, the Byronesque, deathly-cool vampire hero of the gigantically successful franchise based on the best-selling novels by Stephenie Meyer.