Kristen Stewart is an American actress, born April 9, 1990, in Los Angeles, California. Stewart was introduced to the film industry at an early age. Her father is a film producer, while her mother is a screenwriter.
Stewart rose to international fame through her role as Bella Swan, in the hit vampire series "Twilight." Stewart acted alongside Robert Pattinson, who she would later date.
At the age of 22, Kristen Stewart topped Forbes' list of the ten best-paid actresses in Hollywood in June 2012.
This year, Stewart has starred in numerous box-office hits, including Rupert Sanders' "Snow White and the Huntsman" and Walter Salles' "On the Road."
The final Twilight film, "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn" is scheduled for release later this year.
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