“Not the most stoked I’ve ever been”: Kristen Stewart Wasn’t Excited to Reunite With Ex-Boyfriend Robert Pattinson in $771M Movie After Cheating on Him

Kristen Stewart Wasn’t Excited to Reunite With Ex-Boyfriend Robert Pattinson in $771M Movie After Cheating on Him
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Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart’s relationship was one of the most iconic relationships in the industry due to their work in the Twilight franchise. Their on-screen chemistry was remarkable, in fact, it was so good, that it didn’t take long for rumors of a real-life romance to start spreading around.

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The two reportedly started dating in 2009 but kept things very private. Their relationship took a hit in 2012 when Stewart was photographed kissing director Rupert Sanders. One year after this incident, they split up in May 2013 after four years of on-again, off-again dating. Now, it has been a decade since their break up, but there is no bad blood between them. Fans even wanted to see Stewart as the Joker in Robert Pattinson’s The Batman (2022), but was she interested in playing the role?

Kristen Stewart was not interested in playing the Joker

Kristen Stewart
Kristen Stewart

Actor Robert Pattinson‘s The Batman (2022), was a massive success. The film, which grossed $771 million worldwide, featured Paul Dano as the Riddler but, there was one particular Hollywood star that fans wanted to see as Joker in the movie, Kristen Stewart, however, she was not really interested in the role. While speaking with Variety, she was asked about taking up the role and she responded,

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“I love the energy behind that, but… It’s really been done so well. I feel like, maybe, we don’t traipse over, but I love that gusto. Let’s figure something else out. I’m totally down to play a freaky, scary person,” adding, “Not ‘no,’ but not the most stoked I’ve ever been. Let’s do something new.”

It would be an awkward reunion as it has been roughly one decade since Pattinson and Stewart ended their highly-publicized relationship.

Also read: “I want that girl to shoot some vampires”: Kristen Stewart Almost Became Buffy the Vampire Slayer in $3.3B Twilight Saga Before Script Was Shredded to Pieces

What happened between Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart?

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart
Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart

The Twilight franchise was quite important for Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart as it significantly helped in launching their careers. While filming the movies, the two got close and eventually, started dating. Initially, they kept things very private and even avoided answering any relationship-related questions.

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In May 2013, the two ended their relationship after four years of on-off dating. Stewart has often highlighted that she was “young and stupid” back then. They starred in 5 Twilight movies together, Twilight (2008), The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009), The Twilight Saga: Eclipse (2010), The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 (2011), and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 (2012).

Also read: “I feel bad. You don’t want to kiss me?”: Robert Pattinson Kissed Twilight Co-Star So Hard It’d Make Ex-Girlfriend Kristen Stewart Jealous

Kristen Stewart’s cheating scandal ended their relationship

Kristen Stewart and Rupert Sanders
Kristen Stewart and Rupert Sanders

One of the main reasons why Pattinson and Stewart’s relationship ended was because of her affair with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders. In 2012, Stewart was photographed kissing the director, who was married to model Liberty Ross at the time.

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This didn’t end their relationship instantly, in fact, Pattinson and Stewart were spotted together two days later in Los Angeles. In May 2023, they officially ended their toxic relationship. The cheating scandal damaged Stewart’s image and she even issued a public statement apologizing to Pattinson, calling her pictures with Sanders a “momentary indiscretion.

Related: “I just couldn’t get it together”: Robert Pattinson Wanted to Strangle Kristen Stewart in a Tensed’ Twilight’ Moment

Source: Variety

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