When thinking of sexy actors in today’s world, Robert Pattinson is at the top of the list. So, we couldn’t be more excited that he has officially landed a role in a film about the life of another generation’s sex symbol, James Dean.
It’s official — Robert Pattinson will play famed photographer Dennis Stock in the new film, Life.
Robert Pattinson’s ‘Life': Lands New Role As Famed Photographer
E! News announced on Sept. 5 that actor Dane DeHaan and Rob have officially been cast to portray the friendship between James Dean and famed-photographer, Dennis Stock.
Dennis, who will be portrayed by Rob, was responsible for some of the most famous photographs of James.
See-Saw Films’ founders Iain Canning and Emile Sherman told Screendaily.com are extremely excited about working with Rob.
“Casting Robert Pattinson and Dane DeHaan brings together two of the most exciting young actors of their generation,” they said.
Glen Basner, CEO of FilmNation added that director Anton Corbijn‘s “incredible talent combined with the chemistry between Dane and Robert will bring to life the fascinating story of the fast friendship formed at a very pivotal time in Dean’s life.”
Robert Pattinson Keeping Busy Post-Breakup
After his split with Kristen Stewart, it appears Rob has completely thrown himself into work.
He’s the new face of Dior Homme‘s mens fragrance, where he couldn’t look better. He’s been filming his next project, Maps to the Stars in LA, and he even takes time out to visit the children’s hospital.
We can’t wait for Rob’s new film — are you excited, HollywoodLifers?
— Emily Longeretta
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