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Robert Pattinson to Direct Breaking Dawn

Twilight Update: Robert Pattinson to Direct Breaking Dawn!

Well bite my neck and call me Bella: The latest news for fourth Twilight movie Breaking Dawn is major: star Robert Pattinson will also direct the movie!

This news comes as an obvious shock, especially since the job has been speculated on lately — Summit reportedly approached Oscar-nominated directors such as Sofia Coppola and Gus van Sant. I have no idea how you go from Sofia Coppola to Pattinson, and I'm really wondering how he'll be able to pull off acting and running the show, but Clint Eastwood has done it plenty of times. I guess you could say Pattinson knows the material well, though it will be his first time in the director's chair. Even so, his inexperience shouldn't deter legions of devoted Twilight fans.

To read a press release confirming Pattinson's new role, just


APRIL FOOLS!!! That really was too easy.

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Doyle-lively Doyle-lively 6 years
lolz....really lolz..
Doyle-lively Doyle-lively 6 years
lolz....really lolz..
ayuninur ayuninur 6 years
ayuninur ayuninur 6 years
vanzalicious vanzalicious 6 years
HA. HA. not gonna happen. ever! lol
greykatt greykatt 6 years
LOL good one! I was totaly fooled. I even told my best friend who was standing in the room and she fell for it too! LOL very funny!
bryseana bryseana 6 years
I was fooled. Sometimes actors make great directors.
TammyO TammyO 6 years
Not fooled. And if his directing was anything like his acting he wouldn't be able to direct his way out of a wet paper bag.
Jen4 Jen4 6 years
haha I knew it ! :D not fooled
Jen4 Jen4 6 years
haha I knew it ! :D not fooled
Soniabonya Soniabonya 6 years
not fooled at all.
Soniabonya Soniabonya 6 years
not fooled at all.
kea718 kea718 6 years
lol... I forgot it was April 1st... I posted this to my fb and then like 5 mins later it clicked.. lmao.. I'm slow today.
QueenB75 QueenB75 6 years
yeah i remember you guys did this last year about how rob "wasn't going to return in the latest twilight segment" or something...hmm...
flowergirl flowergirl 6 years
Finally.. I was NOT fooled!! It would make more plausible if he was contributing to the soundtrack or something..
kismekate kismekate 6 years
all i was thinking was, "god help us all."
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