The movie Twilight Saga made a huge success at the box office. With the triumph from Twilight, Kristen Stewart rose to fame. The movie earned somewhere around $40.71 in the box office. With these movies, Stewart made somewhere around $2.5 million. Despite all the ups and downs in her career Stewart became one of the highest-paid actresses in the entertainment field. She won and got nominated in many awards namely The British Academy Film award, the Ceaser award. As of 2021, Kristen Stewart’s net worth is somewhere around $70 million. But everyone gets curious to know how she got to a point of being the highest-paid actress in the film industry. So let’s go on the journey of all the ups and downs and have a look from the very childhood till now of our very own Kristen Stewart.
9th April 1990 was the day the Twilight actress Kristen Stewart took birth. She was born n bought up in Los Angelus, California. Stewart had an industrial background because both her mom and dad were from the Film industry. Stewart’s father’s name was John. He was a stage manager producer and director. Her mother’s name was Jesus. She was a scriptwriter. Having an industrial background it was a bit easy for Stewart to be a part of the industry. She did her first show at the age of eight. The show was a Christmas play in grade school. Her awesome performance as a child did not miss to catch the eye of the critics. Anon after that she played little roles in Disney movies. Her first Disney movie was The Thirteen Year which was released in the year 1999. Stewart attended a local school in her early days when she was not much involved in acting. But after that when she appeared in movies then she completed her high school and graduated via distance schooling.
Growing up with industrial background it was never a hard job for Kristen to find a path to go into the industry. In many interviews, she told that she never wanted to be an actor but everything goes as it is meant to be. With that, She started her career in the year 1999. At that time she was just an eight-year-old kid. She did her first TV appearance in a grade school play about Christmas. Nonetheless, her acting skills caught the eyes of the critics. She was auditioned for a Disney movie named The Thirteen Year. She made a small appearance there. After that, she played a major role in another of Disney’s movies which were released in the year 2000 named The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas directed by Brian Levant. “Ring toss girl” role was played by her.
An independent movie was released in the year 2001 named The safety objects. She drew the character of a girl who was a tomboy and had a troubled single mother. With her great acting skills, she impressed everyone. The 2002 release named The panic Room made a huge success in the box office. In that movie, she played the role of a tomboy who has diabetics and has a divorced mother. With her great acting skills, she got a nomination for the Young Artist Award. The success of The Panic Room made her get more and more movies. The movie The Panic Room made a huge box office success and earned somewhere around $95million. For her great acting skills, she again got nominated for the Young Artist Award. In 2003 she acted in another movie named Cold Creek Manor. But unlike her other movies, this movie did not perform well in the box office and even got a poor response from the audience.
The bad response in her previous movie did not stop her from anything. Again in 2005, she showcased their talent of being a versatile artist and played a role of a teenage girl who has been through sexual assault and became hushed. In the very same year, she made her way in a science fiction movie Zathura. She even played a part in a drama released in the year 2006 named Fierce People. After doing not great but mild box office success in her movies. Stewart played a role in a biopic portraying a girl who was a commune dweller. The movie was released in the year 2007 named Into the Wild. Having this role made Stewart give a comeback into the spotlight. Within a short time, she played a major role in the movie by Mary Stuart Masterson named The Cake eater.
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Rising to fame
After doing some major a little role in few movies. 2008 was the year that became the main turning point in Stewart’s career. She did a Hollywood satirical series named What Just Happened?. In this, her co-actor was Robert De Niro, which made a bit success. After the satirical series she did, she got a chance to play a role with Robert Pattinson who is mainly popular among the teens. They together did the movie Twilight released in the year 2008. The movie was a successful adaption of a novel writing by Stephenie Myer. The whole novel revolved around the story of a teenage girl who then falls in love with a Vampire. After Twilight Stewart became an A-class actor having a huge fan following. She was seen as the romantic icon of the teens.
With the success of Twilight, she rose to fame. On the other hand, her parts in different movies became obscure with the role of Twilight. She did a few comedy movies in 2009 namely the Adventure and The Welcome to the Riley’s. She got a chance in a biopic movie The Runway. In that, she played a part as a rocker named Joan Jett. In that, her co-star was none other than Dakota Fanning.
Not only was Twilight was a big success in her career but she did another series of the Twilight movie. It was released in the year 209 named The Twilight Saga: New moon. This series made more box-office success than the earlier. Around the world the movie made huge box office amount. But alone in the US it dominated the theaters and made somewhere around $290 million. Via this movie both the star that is Stewart and Pattinson made a huge young and teen fan base.
But the Installation of Twilight did not only stop here. Finally, in 2012 all the Twilight fans saw the ending of the series with the movie The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn part 2. Alike the other movies this one also made a huge box-office success $140 million in the first week itself. This movie was also a great success worldwide. Around the world, it made somewhere around $3million
She did another movie with Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron named Snow-white and the Huntsman. Back in 2014, she did few movies namely Cloud Sils Maria, Clamp X-ray as well as Still Alice. The very next year she did the movie named Anesthesia. In 2016 she appeared in an American show by Woody Allen’s Café Society. With all this, she returned to the main Stream in 2019 with the movie named Charlie’s Angle.
Being such a versatile actor and one of the highest-paid in the Hollywood industry. The list of her awards is never-ending. She got nominated in the British Academy Film Awards in the year 2010 under the category of Orange rising Star and won it as well. She also won the MTV award for the best kiss and the best female performance in Twilight, The Twilight Saga: New moon, and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn part 2. She also got nominated for the MTV Award under the category of Best Actor for the movie Snow White and The Huntsman. For her movie Clouds of Sils Maria she won the Ceaser Award for the best supporting Award She was nominated for the Screen Actor Guild Awards for her movie Into the Wild in the year 2007. In 2016 and 2017 she got nominated for the Industry Award for her movies Cloud of Slis Maria and Certain Women respectively. She also got nominated for the Gotham Independent Film Awards in 2009. Many a time she got nominated for the Critics Award as well.
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Relationship and Personal life
With all her impressive skills and acting, she is a feminist as well. She declared herself bi-sexual in the year 2017. She also mentioned that being of different sexuality and deciding on that is not at all a confusing thing for her. In 2019 interviews she told that she has been warned by many to not make her relationship and girlfriend public, if she does so she won’t get any mainstream role. With gave savage comeback and replied she don’t like to work with those types of people. Going back to her earlier days in 2009 Stewart acted in a movie named Speak and dated her co-star Michael Angarano. But the relationship didn’t last long. In mid-2009 her Twilight co-star Robert Pattinson and she got romantically involved. This lasted for some years. Then back in 2012, Robert Sanders the director of the movie Snow White and The Huntsman, and Kristen Stewart made a public apology because one of her and Sanders’s pictures got released disclosing their affair.
At that time Sander was married. With that their relationship collapsed. But again they got together in October 2012. But ultimately their relationship came to an in the year 2013. Their relationship gave a backlash to Stewart. After this, she started dating a model named Stella Maxwell from New Zealand. Their relationship lasted for quite a long time. They broke in mid-2018. Then again in 2019, they started dating on and off. Her present relationship started in 2019 with Dylan Meyer who is a screenwriter.