Though the actor’s first notable role was in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Robert Pattinson did not achieve breakthrough success until he starred in Twilight, the first entry of a commercially successful Young adult movie franchise. The Twilight film series was such a hit that it turned all of its stars into household names, especially Robert Pattinson who won the hearts of many female fans.
Thanks to the success of the film franchise, he was listed as TIME magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world, in 2010. He was also ranked as one of the most powerful celebrities in the world by Forbes Magazine that same year.
Since then, the actor has gone on to build a thriving film career and has appeared in several movies including Remember Me, Water for Elephants, Cosmopolis, Map To The Stars, Good Time, and The Lost City Of Z.
Who is Robert Pattinson?
Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson was born in London, England on the 13th of May, 1986. His mother worked for a modeling agency while his father imported vintage cars. The actor is the youngest of three children and has two older sisters – Victoria and Elizabeth, who is a well-known British singer.
The British star attended Tower House School, an independent prep school for boys. He was at Tower House until he was twelve years old, before moving on to The Harrodian School.
Growing up in Barnes, London, he joined the Barnes Theatre Company to cater to his love for acting. After auditioning, he nabbed a role in Guys And Dolls. His next audition was for Our Town, and he successfully landed the role of George Gibbs. After his appearance in more roles like Macbeth, Tess of the d’Urbervilles and Anything Goes, he caught the attention of an acting agent, and the rest, they say, is history.
A Complete List of Ex-girlfriends Robert Pattinson Has Dated
Being the superstar that he is, it is completely understandable that Robert Pattinson has dated quite a few ladies in the past, and because of his celebrity status, there are consistent rumors of him being involved with some of his co-stars and friends.
Here’s a complete list of Robert Pattinson’s past relationships and present relationship status.
- Nina Schubert
One of Robert’s earliest relationships was with a German model, Nina Schubert. The two dated for three years from 2003 to 2006 before ending the relationship. Though not together anymore, the two are still good friends and occasionally turn to each other for advice.
- Camilla Belle
Camilla Belle is a beautiful American actress best known for her roles in When A Stranger Calls, The Ballad of Jack And Rose, Push, Back To The Secret Garden, and Rip Girls. It is understandable that Camilla has dated a few fellow celebrities in her time, one of which was rumored to be Robert Pattinson. However, this particular rumor was never confirmed or denied, just ignored.
Robert Pattinson, previously dated French singer, actress, and songwriter – Soko. Here’s a fun fact about the pair, a few years after SoKo and Robert broke up, she later dated one of his most popular exes, Kristen Stewart. Talk about keeping it in the family.
You’d be surprised to hear that Kristen Stewart wasn’t the only girl from Twilight that the actor dated. In 2009, he also had a brief relationship with Nikki Reed, who played Rosalie Hale in the film series.
- Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart is undoubtedly Robert’s most popular relationship. The two dated from 2009 till 2013 at the peak of Twilight’s fame, to the delight of many fans of the film series. However, their relationship was marred with ups and downs when Kristen Stewart cheated on him with her Snow White And The Huntsman director, Rupert Sanders. Kristen and Robert tried to make their relationship work that but broke up shortly after.
- Jessica Devlin
Unlike Robert’s other relationships, Jessica is not an actress, singer, or celebrity. However, she is an old friend and their relationship was never actually confirmed; it’s just a rumor that popped up when the two seemed to get closer in 2012.
- Katy Perry
Also in 2012, Robert Pattinson was believed to be in a relationship with the pop icon and musician extraordinaire – Katy Perry. The two sparked up these rumors when they were seen on a dinner date together. Apparently, the date didn’t lead to anything serious considering no one has heard anything about the two together since.
In 2013, Robert was rumored to have had a fling with Riley Keough – actress, model, and granddaughter of the king of Rock n Roll, Elvis Presley.
There is no confirmation that these two had a relationship but if they did, it was short-lived.
- Dylan Penn
Also in 2013, Robert was rumored to be in a relationship with Dylan Penn – an actress and model. Dylan is also best known as the daughter of Hollywood heavyweights Sean Penn and Robin Wright.
The two were seen getting ‘up close and personal’ at The Viper Room, a club in West Hollywood. Not much has been heard on that front since their date.
- Imogen Kerr
Robert Pattinson was rumored to be in a relationship with Imogen Kerr, a Los Angeles-based model, in May 2014. As with most rumors, there was no credence to this story.
- FKA Twigs
Next up is Robert’s second most popular relationship, his relationship with the London-based musician, songwriter, producer, dancer, and director – FKA Twigs. The two began their relationship in September 2014. By March 2015, the pair had gotten engaged.
All seemed to be going well for them until they called off their engagement and separated in 2017.
- Mia Wasikowska
After his breakup with FKA Twigs, the actor was believed to have started a relationship with Mia Wasikowska, who is best known for her role as Alice in Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland.
The two had starred together in 2014’s Maps To The Stars but it was their film, Damsel, where they played love interests that sparked people’s curiosity as a result of the palpable chemistry between both leads.
Despite the chemistry, both camps never confirmed the existence of a relationship.
- Emma Watson
In January 2018, Robert was rumored to be dating his Harry Potter costar, Emma Watson. Both British, both talented, both attractive, and both immensely popular – they seemed like a natural match.
However, there was no merit to this claim and the rumor turned out to be untrue.
Presently, Robert Pattinson is not in a relationship. The British actor is currently getting the hang of singlehood, focusing on his career and living his best life – well, no one can fault him for that.