It's such a fan-favorite kind of franchise—it's unlike anything else, really. It hadn’t really hit me yet just how big the Twilight books were and how big these movies were gonna be. Then when the first movie came out, to see all the fans camping out for days just to see it, it was like, “What the heck am I a part of? Do you keep in touch with any of your Twilight co-stars? Ashley [Greene]’s engaged—I probably see her the most.
So you don't have anyone who could really be like, “Yo dude, really enjoy these five movies. Just soak it all in.” I think all of us were so wide-eyed. We're all in different stages of life and adulthood, and if you have a significant other, usually they’re your best friend.
The then 23-year-old actor got his big break portraying vampire Emmett Cullen in Twilight, starring alongside Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart in the box office mega-hit.
RELATED: Welcome Back Wednesday: Mandy Moore is Nominated for a Golden Globe For his latest project, Lutz takes on the part of escaped prisoner Sy Lombrok in The Osiris Child, a sci-fi action drama set in a future world of interplanetary colonization. 6th) is in full-on crisis mode while trying to help save his planet from annihilation—but physical hurdles aside, it’s inner turmoil that drew Lutz to the part.
Kellan Lutz and Ashley Greene have resolved their salary dispute with Summit Entertainment and will continue to play the Cullen vampires in the blockbuster franchise, Just has confirmed. The deals were sealed last night after week-long negotiations.
Kellan, 25, and Ashley 23, will bank around $1.25 million for each of the final movies, according to THR.
We were like, “Oh yeah, this is something.” But I didn't capture it enough. Do you remember the first time that you realized how big of a deal Twilight was and that you were famous? We were shooting at this random location in Portland, I think it was, and we had fans on the set. Back then, some of us were fresh out of high school. We were in our young twenties and late teens, and so we didn't have as much life experience. Ashley has game nights, but she lives 20 miles away in the Hills.
One of them even brought a baby, and it was freezing. But now, 10 years have passed, and you just grow up. So even just getting over there really has to be intentional.Which is why a couple of them, after several weeks of being ordered to stay undercover, were wide open and accessible for papping yesterday during their final days of production.Ashley Greene and Jackson Rathbone were out for lunch. And apparently they were initially holding hands until they were spotted.VIDEO: Robert Pattinson was Almost Fired from Your character, Sy, escaped from prison.Now, he’s trying to help a lieutenant rescue his young daughter as their planet succumbs to chaos. I’m definitely not like him, and that was the draw.I'm creating my own life that is sustainable and full of enjoyment.