Robert Thomas-Pattinson (born 13 May 1986) is an English actor, model and musician, best known for playing Edward Cullen in the film adaptation of Twilight, based on the novel by Stephenie Meyer, and Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
He performed with his first girlfriend's current boyfriend's band called, "Bad Girls". Before he recorded anything, he "played in pubs and stuff". When asked about a professional music career he said "Music is my back-up plan if acting fails". Pattinson appears as the writer and singer of two songs ("Never Think" and "Let Me Sign") on the Twilight soundtrack.