Los Angeles Premiere of "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse".Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live, Los Angeles, CA. (Bauer Griffin)more pics »Kristen Stewart (Bauer Griffin)Kristen Stewart
is a name you may be sick of if you follow entertainment news at all. Between Twilight, The Runaways
, and Robert Pattinson
, Stewart is all the rage in the tabloids -- whether she wants to be or not.
Los Angeles native Kristen Stewart's first big role was playing Jodie Foster
's daughter in Panic Room
, and even more people took notice when she appeared in Into the Wild
. But it was landing the part as Bella Swan in 2007's Twilight
that catapulted Kristen to fame. ALSO ON ZIMBIO
The Twilight Saga
, a series of books based on a girl who falls in love with a vampire, gained a huge following among teens. Stewart was cast opposite Pattinson (vampire Edward Cullen), leading the media to speculate about a possible romance between the two stars -- even when Stewart was dating Michael Angarano
, from whom she split in 2008. Though both of them have denied a relationship, reports continue to claim that they're dating off-screen.
, roles in the sequels New Moon
followed, as will Breaking Dawn
, the final installment.
But when she's not busy being Bella Swan, Stewart is also starring in 2010's Welcome to the Rileys, The Runaways
(as the legendary Joan Jett
), and On the Road
, which will start shooting in August.
More Kristen Stewart pictures (click any photo): Actress Kristen Stewart attends The Cinema Society & Piaget screening of "Twilight Saga: Eclipse" at the Crosby Street Hotel on June 28, 2010 in New York City. (Getty Images)more pics »Celebrities attend "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" premiere during the 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival at the Nokia Theatre at LA Live in Los Angeles. (Photo Agency)more pics »Actress Kristen Stewart poses with fans as she arrives at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's "The Twilight Saga: Eclipse" during the 2010 Los Angeles Film Festival at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 24, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)more pics »Kristen Stewart arrives at the 2010 MTV Movie Awards held at the Gibson Amphitheatre at Universal Studios on June 6, 2010 in Universal City, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
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