Kristen Stewart Biography
Posted by Robstengasm on Monday, April 12, 2010
Date of Birth
9 April 1990, Los Angeles, California, USA
Kristen Jaymes Stewart
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Has an older brother named Cameron and two adopted brothers named Dana and Taylor. They reside with her parents in the Woodland Hills area of Los Angeles. Kristen purchased her own home in 2008 and divides her time between there and her parents' residence.
Her father is John Stewart, a TV Producer who works at FOX TV. Currently co-producing "On-Air with Ryan Seacrest" (2004).
Born in Los Angeles, California and then spent some of her early years in Colorado and Pennsylvania and has moved back to Los Angeles where she currently resides with her parents.
Supporter and member of the Red Cross National Celebrity Cabinet.
Was ranked #17 on Entertainment Weekly's '30 Under 30' the actress list. (2008).
Had to wear brown contact lenses for Twilight (2008/I) because she has naturally green eyes while Bella's eyes are supposed to be brown.
Nominated 3 consecutive years (2003-2005) for the Young Artist Award, but never won.
Named The Movie Fanatic's Hottest Young Actress. (2008).
Has 3 dogs: Oz, a border collie mix, Jack and Lily who are mutts. Also has a cat named Jella.
Was ranked #9 on Moviefone's 'The 25 Hottest Actors Under 25'(2008).
Her mother is Australian.
Reads novels by Charles Bukowski and Kurt Vonnegut Jr..
Favorite book is "East of Eden" by John Steinbeck. Also likes the book "The Stranger" by Albert Camus.
Mother is Jules Mann-Stewart, a script supervisor who is directing her first film K-11 (2010), which stars Kristen.
Was introduced to Vegemite (an Australian spread) by her Sydney-born mum, and names Noosa Heads (a Queensland resort town) as one of her favorite places on the planet. Her Australian heritage also inspired the name of her dog, a border collie named Oz.
Attended Saint Martin of Tours in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Replaced Hayden Panettiere as Sarah Altman in Panic Room (2002) just before shooting began.
After the release of New Moon (2009), Kristen Stewart was called for jury duty in Los Angeles and was accepted to a jury for a case in which the defendant was accused of soliciting sex from an undercover police officer posing as a prostitute. The case proceedings took three days and ended with the jury finding the defendant not guilty.
Best friends with Nikki Reed.
source Via http://www.imdb.com/