Twilight Star Taylor Lautner reveals how his feelings about playing Jacob Black have evolved over the years and says he was a little nervous at first. Based on the novels by Stephenie Meyer, the first Twilight the film was released in 2008 and Kristen Stewart played the role of Bella, a high school student who falls in love with the vampire Edward (Robert Pattinson). The first film was a huge hit and spawned four sequels, torn between Bella’s feelings for Edward and Lautner’s werewolf Jacob.
in a recent interview with SiriusXM, Lautner Talks About How His Feelings About Playing Jacob Have Changed Over The Years Twilight the franchise is over. Although he now fondly remembers his time as a werewolf, the actor recalls a time when he resented the high level of fame and attention that came with his role. Watch Lautner’s full statement or listen to part of the interview below:
“Now, only fond memories. But I think it also needed some space because I was always very grateful and I felt very blessed for what it brought me, but there was a little resentment there. Like “I’d rather experience this part of mediocrity.” Now, I wouldn’t change it, but I think it took some growth to get to that place.”
How the Twilight phenomenon affected the careers of stars
The Twilight The book series had already gathered a large and passionate fan following the release of the first film. The 2008 debut film grossed over $407 million at the box office, and all subsequent films have grossed significantly more, bringing the franchise’s total to $3.4 billion. Stewart, Pattinson, and Lautner all starred in movies before landing roles Twilightthe franchise has taken each star to new heights.
The franchise made the trio some of the most recognizable young actors in Hollywood and undoubtedly opened the door for future roles, but the long-term effects weren’t all positive. In addition to Lautner’s thoughts on any notion of a normal life, all three stars struggle to break out of the shadows of their previous roles. Twilight the franchise is over.
Both Pattinson and Stewart threw themselves into smaller indie projects The Twilight Saga ended, which allowed them to really explore new character types and showcase their acting skills in new ways. Although the franchise is now long behind him, Pattinson was still pushed back a few years ago when he was announced as a freshman. Batman because of his history Twilight. Lautner, on the other hand, has since starred in several unsuccessful action films, smaller TV movies or TV shows, and has kept his acting career on a smaller scale.
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