15 Facts: Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart

2012-08-22 12:43
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Robsten have dazzled many Twihard-fans around the world with both their on-screen and off-screen romance, and the recent news of Kristen cheating on Rob has the world buzzing.

So let's have a look at how much these two really have in common.

Did you know:

1.  Robert and Kristen were named Forbes magazine 5th Highest Paid Celebrity Couple in 2011.

2.  Both Robert and Kristen's parents are still married.

3.  Robert slept on his agent's couch when he moved to Los Angeles, trying to figure out his next move. Soon after came the audition for Twilight. Kristen's career took off around the age of 13.

4.  His first kiss was at age 12, hers at age 13.

5.  Kristen's nickname for Robert is "Flippy", because he tries to flip around when doing stunts.

6.  Robert injured himself on the first day of shooting Twilight, trying to pick up Kristen.

7.  In a recent interview with MTV, Rob said that he prefers dogs above cats, yet Kirsten owns a cat called Jella.

8.  According to inside sources within the Twilight set, Kristen claims to have "basically cast" Robert Pattinson in the role of Edward Cullen.

9. Kristen Stewart and Robert  used Last Tango in Paris as the inspiration for their on-screen romance.

10. Kristen has won as many as 13 major awards for her role in the Twilight series, while Rob has nabbed more than 15 awards for his.

11. Kristen and Rob both love the Irish soul singer Van Morrison.

12. In an interview with MTV, Kristen revealed that she was bullied in high school and called a "bitch". Robert also admits to being bullied, because of him wanting to be an actor.

13. Kristen's first major film appearance was as Patricia Clarkson's daughter in The Safety of Objects (2001), while Rob's was as Cedric Digory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005).

14. Kristen enjoys playing golf and cooking, while Rob likes to play guitar and watch reruns of Cops.

15. They're both philanthropists. Kristen is involved with establishing halfway houses for runaway teens while Rob has pledged his support to the American Foundation for Aids research and has donated money to education in Cambodia.

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After the recent news of Kristen Stewart cheating on Robert Pattinson, we have set out to look at what these two Hollywood sweethearts really have in common.

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