3. It wasn’t so much that she was part of a situation that broke up a family (the affair with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders), but that she cheated on Robert Pattison. By default, she is now liberated from breaking that poor boy’s heart because he’s reportedly engaged to singer FKA Twigs.
4. Stewart is the sort of Hollywood poster child for cool, adolescent angst--but to adults she’s reminded them of that, and they don’t like it. Her role in Camp X-Ray as an Army Sergeant stationed at Guantanamo Bay is the opposite of that ‘tude.
5. While Julianne Moore’s role in Still Alice garnered her a best actress Oscar, the New York Timesdidn't overlook Stewart's “excellent work.” The paper went on to proclaim the role as Moore’s daughter “should help re-establish her as an insightful and unpredictable talent.”
6. Because the number of eyeballs that saw Twilight probably make up more than the total number of eyeballs that saw all of Stewarts indies put together, to so many she still seems like a celebrity trying to pose as an actress. But in a self-aware state she told The Hollywood Reporter that actresses like the Binoche character "who are interesting and good and strive to do cool stuff and do stuff that makes people think" must coexist now, more than ever, alongside people like the Moretz character, "surface BS, put-together commercial/commodity-type actresses.”
Bonus Fact: Her parents are film crew -- mom is a script supervisor/writer/director and dad is a stage manager/production designer. That makes anyone cool in our eyes.
Look back on the actress' previous looks going back to her edgy Twilight days: