Kristen Jaymes Stewart, most popularly known for her role as Bella in Twilight Saga, was born on the 9th of April 1990 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an American and has been working as an actress since her young age in Los Angeles. Kristen Stewart’s parents were John Stewart and Jules Mann Stewart. Her mom is an Australian and is a script supervisor. She is directing her first film K-11 in 2012. Her dad is a stage manager and television producer who has worked for Fox. Kristen Stewart has an older brother, Cameron Stewart and two adopted brothers, Dana and Taylor.
At the age of eight, Kristen performed in her school Christmas play and it was the start for her to appear in television in some small roles. In 2001 her first significant role came when she was cast as Sam Jennings in “The Safety of Objects”. Stewart attended school until the seventh grade and then she continued her studies by correspondence and completed her high school. She has three dogs Oz, Jack and Lily and a cat named Max/Jella.
In 2002, she starred in the hit drama “Panic Room” with Jodie Foster and she was nominated for a Young Artist Award for the first time. She was praised for her performance in Panic Room. She then joined the cast of “Cold Creek Manor” in 2003. She acted as the daughter of Dennis Quaid and Sharon Stone. The film did not do well at the box office, but Stewart received another nomination for a Young Actress Award.
In 2004, she did a Showtime movie called “Speak”. Stewart appeared in the fantasy-adventure film “Zathura”, playing the role of Lisa, the irresponsible older sister of two little boys, in 2005. The film received praise but Stewart character did not get much media attention. In 2006, she played the character of Maya in “Fierce people”. She then got the lead role in the supernatural thriller movie “The Messengers”.
She then played the role of a teenage singer living in a commune in “Into the Wild” in 2007, for which Kristen Stewart received her third Young Artist Award nomination and won it. In that same year she also acted in “The Cake Eaters”. She appeared as a teenager Lucy Hardwicke in “In the Land of Women”, a romantic drama.
At her 18th age, in 2008, Kristen Stewart became a part of the Twilight crew. She took a starring role as Bella opposite Robert Pattinson who plays the vampire lead, Edward Cullen. She was awarded the MTV Movie Award for best female performance. Kristen continued her journey as Bella in the sequels “The Twilight Saga: New Moon” in 2009, “The Twilight Saga: Eclipse” in 2010 and the “Breaking Dawn” part 1 and 2 in 2011 and 2012. She had to wear brown contact lenses for Twilight because she has naturally green eyes while Bella’s eyes are supposed to be brown.
Kristen Stewart was named The Movie Fanatic’s Hottest Young Actress in 2008 and she was ranked 9th on Moviefone’s “The 25 Hottest Actress Under 25”.In 2009, Stewart also acted in “Adventureland“, and she also starred in “The Yellow Handkerchief”. She was named “Stonette of the Year” by High Times Magazine for her performance in AdventureLand.
Kristen Stewart acted in “Welcome to the Rileys” and “The Runaways”, in 2010. She also acted in K11 with Jason Mewes, which was directed by her mom. At the 2010 82nd Annual Academy Awards, Stewart and Twilight co-star Taylor Lautner presented a tribute in honor of the horror movie genre. She is also a part of “On the Road” in the role of Mary Lou which is released this year, 2011. Her “Breaking Dawn part 1” is also released in the present year. She is also playing a leading role in “Snow White and Huntsman”.
Kristen Stewart has a great liking towards writing. She often thought that she would become a director as she loved to write a lot. She also has a great liking towards cats. She bought her own home in Los Angeles in 2008. She divides her time there and her parents’ residence, which is in the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles. She was ranked number 6th in 2010 FHM list of “Sexiest Women in the World” but now she has dropped to number 13 in 2011.
At the end of the year 2011 on December 6th 2011, Kristen Stewart was awarded as the one of the Hollywood’s Best Actor for the Buck on the Forbes magazine. The beauty queen was seen in the new unnamed Balenciaga perfume on the 13th of January in the year 2012. Then the perfume was named as “Florabotanica” on the 29th of June in the year 2012.
She also had a super hit film on her way in the year 2012. On the 1st of June in 2012 her movie “Snow White and the Huntsman” was released and Kristen Stewart played the role of Snow White in that movie. On the 8th of December in 2012 she released an announcement that she will be soon joining and working with Ben Affleck in a comedy movie Focus. The filming of the movie was planned to be started by the starting of April in the year 2013. But due to his busy schedule Ben Affleck stepped back from this movie.
According to the Forbes magazine Kristen Stewart is the highest paid actress in the year 2012with a total earnings of $34.5 million. This includes her earning of $12.5 million each for last two installments for the Twilight series (including the royalties). Stewart officially announced her relationship with Robert Pattinson for the first time on the month of July 2012. She did this after ‘US Weekly“published that Kristen had an affair with director of “Snow white and the Huntsman” along with photos. These were the sentences told by her to Robert during her public apology after the issue: “This momentary indiscretion has jeopardized the most important thing in my life, the person I love and respect the most, Rob. I love him, I love him, I’m so sorry.”
Again in this year 2013, Kristen moved to the 7th rank on “AskMens“list of top 99 women for the year 2013. Her movie “Snow White and the Huntsman” has been nominated for the award “People’s Choice Award” under the categories “Favorite Face of Heroism” and “Favorite On-Screen Chemistry”. As all her Twilight series gave her great success, even this movie is expected to take her to reach great heights.