Robert Pattinson got a well-deserved respite today from the inquiring minds who would have him talk about Kristen Stewartor at least have him address his possibly ex-girlfriend by asking him questions about his feelings and how he's doing.
So when Pattinson said, "I was very close to killing myself or killing her," sorry, he was only talking about Cosmopolis costar Sarah Gadonwho when they first met asked him the always loaded question, "What did you do to prepare for this?
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Not that their interview didn't produce plenty of juicy nuggests—the actor admitted to peeing in cars "many times," for goodness' sake! And, like his Cosmopolis character Eric Packer, Rob has also shot a gun the guy on the poster at the LAPD shooting range apparently resembled his dad and has had at least two pies thrown in his face.
Rob may be working with Werner Herzog next! So, he had a little life experience to draw from when he accepted the role of a filthy rich wunderkind banker whose day goes awry while he's headed across Manhattan to get a haircut.
But Pattinson also admitted that getting the offer from director David Cronenberg was "one of the first times I actually considered myself an actor. I like movies more than acting, I think. I like the idea of being in movies that I like, so at least I've contributed something.
You need to constantly feel like there's a percent chance of failure, devastating failure You should feel with every job, there's a chance you'll never get one again. It's all about actually living in the present.
David Cronenberg weighs in on Rob's personal life. Pattinson's utter lack of cockiness has always been one of the most charming things about him, don't you think?
Speaking of which, the Twilight star may be a sex-scene veteran by now, but the Cronenberg twist in this case involved a naked woman crawling all over Rob in his character's limo during a constant stream of dialogue. Pattinson said that the sex wasn't even in the original script and that Cronenberg came up with the idea later and informed him what he'd be doing that very morning on set.
When will Kristen Stewart be returning to the public eye? You're trying to figure that out That was my idea, the climax scene and saying, 'Do you find this interesting? We're doing it in one take, you have to figure out what to do.
I'm trying to hide my belly. Asked how it feels to be getting the best reviews of his career to date, Pattinson admitted, "It's a relief not to get s--t on.
Robert pattinson's sex scenes in "cosmopolis"
I've had a lot of s--t on my head. Ditch the casual look, Rob—we like you in suits! Trending Stories.