Twi­light cast: Where are they now?

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THE Twi­light film se­ries cat­a­pulted Kel­lan Lutz’s ca­reer but what about the rest of the cast? Here’s a look at what some of its main cast mem­bers have been up to since the film fran­chise ended in 2012.

Kris­ten Ste­wart ( Bella Swan)

Some may not have taken her act­ing se­ri­ously dur­ing those Twi­light days but Ste­wart is hav­ing the last laugh now, gen­er­at­ing a lot of buzz last year for her per­for­mance in Clouds Of Sils Maria. The 25- year- old ac­tress won Best Sup­port­ing Ac­tress at the Ce­sar Awards, the French equiv­a­lent of the Os­cars, mak­ing her the first Amer­i­can ac­tress to do so. Look out for her in an­other high- pro­file project, work­ing un­der Os­car- win­ning di­rec­tor Ang Lee in the war drama Billy Lynn’s Long Half­time Walk due end of the year.

Robert Pat­tin­son ( Ed­ward Cullen)

Pretty boy Pat­tin­son drew crit­i­cal ac­claim for his per­for­mance in last year’s Life which chron­i­cles pho­tog­ra­pher Den­nis Stock ( Pat­tin­son) and ac­tor James Dean’s friend­ship. He also starred op­po­site Ni­cole Kid­man and James Franco in Queen Of The Desert, which pre­miered at the Ber­lin Film Festival. Pat­tin­son also signed on to revenge drama The Trap star­ring Beni­cio Del Toro, Al Pa­cino, Idris Elba and Franco. The 29- yearold is also the face of Dior Homme.

Tay­lor Laut­ner ( Ja­cob Black)

Laut­ner helmed two ac­tion films 2011’ s Ab­duc­tion and Tracers last year which saw him do­ing his own stunts. In fact, the 24- year- old ac­tor un­der­went in­ten­sive park­our train­ing for the lat­ter. He has also branched out into com­edy on The Ridicu­lous 6 and took over the lead from Andy Sam­berg on Bri­tish sit­com Cuckoo.

Ash­ley Greene ( Alice Cullen)

Did you know Greene played Lutz’s love in­ter­est in 2011 ro­mance- sports drama A War­rior’s Heart? Shortly af­ter the last Twi­light movie, Greene played the daugh­ter of the late Alan Rick­man’s char­ac­ter Hilly Kristal who es­tab­lished New York mu­sic venue CBGB in the 2013 film of the same name. Greene also led the cast in 2014 hor­ror flicks Kristy and Bury­ing The Ex.

Peter Facinelli ( Dr. Carlisle Cullen)

Facinelli led the cast of hor­ror flick Gal­lows Hill in 2013. On TV, last year, he was part of the main cast of po­lit­i­cal se­ries Amer­i­can Odyssey, which lasted one sea­son. Most re­cently, he has a re­cur­ring role in the new se­ries Su­per­girl.

El­iz­a­beth Reaser ( Esme Cullen)

Post- Twi­light, Reaser has been act­ing in a num­ber of theatre pro­duc­tions such as Con­vic­tion, The Money Shot and Per­mis­sion. On TV, she played a jour­nal­ist in the two- part mini- se­ries Bon­nie & Clyde and also ap­peared in two episodes of the fi­nal sea­son of Mad Men. Reaser can be seen act­ing op­po­site Sally Field in the new com­edy drama flick Hello, My Name Is Doris.

Nikki Reed ( Ros­alie Hale)

Reed has re­cently been added as a cast mem­ber on the third sea­son of Sleepy Hol­low. Oh and last year she got hitched to Ian Somer­halder who also plays a vampire in The Vampire Di­aries.

Dakota Fan­ning ( Jane)

Af­ter Twi­light, the for­mer child star who shot to fame at seven for her per­for­mance in I Am Sam has worked on a lot of in­die movies such as The Mo­tel Life, Night Moves, Very Good Girls and Ev­ery Se­cret Thing. Watch out for Fan­ning on Ewan McGre­gor’s di­rec­to­rial de­but Amer­i­can Pas­toral and West­ern thriller Brim­stone which also stars Guy Pearce and Kit Harington.

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