With its fantastic characters and tales, the Twilight series captured our hearts and ushered in the ideal age of paranormal fiction. Bella and Edward shared heartfelt moments, and we eagerly anticipated the release of each new film. But, what if the original Twilight cast were portrayed by other actors who initially auditioned for it, or were the author’s original choice? Warning, the article has spoilers!
Nick Jonas, Justin Bieber, The Weeknd — oh my! Selena’s dating portfolio could rival a Hollywood casting agency. Selena Gomez’s love life has been a whirlwind of passionate entanglements and bittersweet goodbyes. We’ll decipher the clues, decode the headlines, and expose the truth (and maybe a few juicy details) behind her relationship rollercoaster. And also who Selena Gomez is dating in 2024. Prepare for laughter, gasps, and maybe even a tear or two, because this love story is unfiltered and unapologetic.
Celebrities, like everyone else, are human beings, and sometimes, even on the glamorous red carpet, they experience unexpected and downright quirky moments. Despite their polished appearances and dazzling outfits, these stars are not immune to the occasional mishaps or awkward incidents that make them relatable.
The garments we wear not only cover our bodies but also serve as a visual representation of our inner selves. The colors, styles, and accessories we select can convey our moods, aspirations, and personal tastes. When we dress in a way that resonates with our emotions, it can uplift our spirits and positively impact our overall well-being. It seems that many celebs who changed their style over the years have finally found their inner selves.
Many aspire to conquer Hollywood, as Madonna’s hit suggests. Yet, those who desire to escape the allure of the dream factory and embrace a quiet, sensible life are rare. Taylor Lautner, known for his role in Twilight, happens to be one of those individuals. Despite reaching the pinnacle of superstardom, he made the courageous choice to step away from the public eye. Judging by his current happiness, it seems he made the right decision.
Actors and actresses are used to playing any relationship on screen, including romances and friendships. However, some of our favorite celebrities have managed to transfer their friendship from the screen to real life. We adore all the support, admiration, and love these people found in each other.
The Oscars red carpet has been the venue for some of the most memorable fashion moments since its inception. With millions of viewers across the globe, it’s no wonder that attendees pay special attention to their attire. Some of them dazzle us with their sophisticated outfits, while others inspire us with their unique sense of style. In anticipation of the 2023 Academy Awards ceremony, we’re looking back at some of the most iconic looks from the ’50s to the present day.
Valentine’s Day is the perfect excuse to be extra romantic with our partners and show gratitude for the loved ones that surround us. Celebrities sure take the opportunity to do so, and often make heartwarming posts on social media dedicated to the special individuals in their lives. On February 14, 2023, it was no different, and our beloved stars filled our feeds with caring tributes.
There are couples in Hollywood that keep their relationship so openly public, we know almost every detail of their private lives. We follow them as if they were the contestants of a reality show. Robert Pattinson and Suki Waterhouse, on the other hand, are not at all like most public lovebirds in the world of showbiz. Happiness loves silence, and they know this for sure. Here’s how they manage to stay together despite all the stereotypes and toxic opinions.
Sometimes celebrities get in sticky situations, like a clothing problem on the red carpet or a mistake on social media. Even though these moments can be unexpected, celebrities are good at handling them and not letting them affect their peace. They can stay calm in the most frustrating situations and keep their attention on their work instead of the problem, making it look easy.
Sometimes the tables suddenly turn in cinematography. The audience starts rooting for the villain or loving the sidekicks more than the most important character in the movie. There might be something in the protagonist’s behavior or acting that makes people roll their eyes. The film directors probably didn’t expect it, yet, here we are. At least the movies blew up.
Acting, as a profession, sometimes calls for the wildest, most mind-blowing things. On its own, acting is quite a hard task, as it takes emotion and professionalism to recreate the scenes of our beloved action movies realistically. Still, there is a list of performers who take their jobs very seriously and give their all by doing the majority of the dangerous stunts themselves.
Getting together with old friends is food for the soul. Remembering all those moments we spent together makes us live them again and feel young again. The same happens with some colleagues with whom we lived several adventures. Many celebrities have had the opportunity to reunite with former colleagues and have decided to share those moments with everyone.
While admiring the stunning outfits that celebrities flaunt on the red carpet, we don’t really think about what happens to them afterward. It’s hard to imagine that these gorgeous dresses collect dust in the far corner of a celebrity’s closet. But, as it turns out, this is not always the case.
A study revealed that over 50% of Americans have had a crush on a co-worker. And actors aren’t exempt from catching feelings for someone they work with. They’ve spoken out about how it made them feel shy or awkward on set, or how they managed to laugh about it years later. Let’s dive into the stories of some unrequited celebrity crushes.
Despite getting mixed reviews from critics, Twilight became the most purchased DVD in 2009. Each teenage girl at that time likely imagined herself as Bella Swan, but not all of them knew that instead of Kristen Stewart, this role could’ve been taken on by Lily Collins or Jeniffer Lawrence. Here, we have gathered this and other curious facts you might have missed about the popular movie franchise.
We all deal with imperfections in our own ways, whether it’s in the form of scars, acne, uneven teeth, or beauty marks. These characteristics make us all unique in our own way, and show how no 2 people can be the same. Even though we’re used to viewing celebrities as perfect beings, many of them have their own unique features as well that set them apart. Bright Side is all about highlighting how imperfections are not something to be ashamed of but rather celebrated, so we collected a list of celebrities who have embraced their own distinct features.
Following our favorite celebrities’ every step, may make it look like they are living a perfect life: they do the job they like and get admiration from hundreds of thousands of people. However, even though they enjoy fans’ love, excessive popularity may make stars feel alienated and depressed, psychologists say. The heroes of our article worked up the courage to speak out about the flaws of a lifestyle most people believe is flawless.
When movies have the proper romance and relationships, we can laugh, cry, and even believe in love at first sight. These famous movie couples show that very well. There is a good likelihood that these actors are friends in real life, as they express strong emotions and convince us that they love their on-screen partner with all their hearts.Bright Side put together a list of 6 of our favorite Hollywood actors who could’ve been married to their co-stars in real life.
Movie costumes are very important because they contribute to the story. They don’t just reflect the era the movie takes place in, but also reveal the characters’ nature, their secrets and intentions. But you should be attentive to not miss the hints left by the costume designers.
Apart from their talent, some of the most famous actors get paid so much because it is guaranteed that they will bring a lot of money to a production. They also bring a lot to the table and are the main marketing feature of every project. However, sometimes budgets can’t support their monetary needs and producers offer these actors much less.
As Woody Allen once noted, “Bisexuality immediately doubles your chances for a date on Saturday night.” Being open to both opposite- and same-gender relationships not only increases your chances to find a date, but also gives you the freedom to not focus on gender but on the personality of a person.
Acting requires a lot of work, including the emotional kind. Sometimes, actors don’t just remember lines, but actually act the way they really feel. And at times, they can get into their characters so deeply that they need time to recover from the emotions they experienced.
Meeting “the one” feels like pieces of your life are finally clicking together. You feel happy in a way you can only remember feeling as a child, and the whole world seems like the magical place it did back then. Kristen Stewart has been fortunate enough to experience this feeling, and brave enough to follow her heart and not some so-called dating rules.We at Bright Side are fond of passionate love stories, and Kristen Stewart and her partner have made us believe that true love exists, so we’re happy to share more about their story.
Movie directors and the audience can be so fond of particular characters that they keep bringing them back on the big screen in new films. It’s only fair that some roles get recast, as getting a new actor can bring a new twist to a character or be good for when the story needs to be retold completely. This is the case with Lara Croft: the reboot expanded on the character’s backstory and moved away from the “dated ideas” the original movies had.
There are many actors who get stuck in certain roles and are routinely typecast as romantic heroes, gorgeous bombshells, ruthless villains, world saviors, or girls next door. Some actors and actresses, however, work hard to resist typecasting and are willing to try something new and surprise their fans. Jennifer Aniston, Kristen Stewart, Emma Watson, and Bruce Willis are just a few names on this long list.
Sometimes we get so carried away by plot twists and acting chops that we fail to pay attention to the costumes and looks of the main characters in movies. However, oftentimes, it’s the costumes that can tell us a lot about the characters and their motives, more than they themselves can.
The celebrity world is always changing. All artists, even the most established ones, are forced to reinvent themselves and step out of their comfort zone to tread new paths. Many of them have risen to the challenge and even started a new stage in their career by taking that first step in another direction.
All of us have a favorite item of clothing in our wardrobe. Yes, it might be almost a century old, but it’s comfortable and looks fine. Can you imagine that celebrities are no different from us? They also have favorite clothing items that they don’t mind wearing for years.
Celebrities are well aware that the key to a good photo is not only a correctly chosen outfit, a perfect hairdo, and makeup, but also a spectacular angle. Each celebrity has her own significant angle. For example, Kristen Stewart slightly bends her neck to the side, while Paris Hilton almost always crosses her legs in photos.
Big changes can happen quicker than we think. You know that feeling when you look at old and new photos of someone and it’s like you’re seeing two totally different people? Well, that’s what’s been going on with celebs like Caitlyn Jenner, Demi Lovato, Elliot Page, and Kylie Jenner. In just 10 years or even less, they’ve transformed in ways that leave us totally amazed.Caitlyn Jenner’s journey, for example, goes way beyond a simple makeover. Going from Bruce Jenner to Caitlyn was more than just a change in appearance — it sparked huge conversations about gender identity worldwide. It’s wild how someone can evolve so much in a decade that their past and present selves seem like distant relatives.Demi Lovato’s evolution is like a story of finding yourself. Over the years, Demi has been super open about her ups and downs, using her fame to talk about mental health and body positivity. Looking at those before-and-after pics not only shows how she’s physically transformed, but also how she’s grown stronger and more confident. She’s gone from a young artist to a fierce advocate for change.Elliot Page’s journey is a powerful example of being true to yourself. In a short span of time, he’s gone through a lot while being in the public eye. Those pics comparing before he transitioned to now send a message about being real and having the courage to live as your authentic self. It’s not just about looks; it’s about finding your place in the world.Then there’s Kylie Jenner, whose transformation is a mix of personal growth and the influence of fame. We’ve seen her go from a reality TV teen to a makeup mogul. Her before-and-after pics don’t just reveal changes in how she looks, but also how she’s matured from a teenager to a businesswoman. It’s like a visual journey through her life.These stories aren’t just about celebrities — they’re about all of us. They show that you don’t need forever to transform your life. Whether you’re famous or not, change is something we all go through. These celebs remind us that in a decade, or even in a much shorter time, you can become a totally different — and better — version of yourself. So, if you’re ever doubting that big transformations are possible, just remember these guys.
It’s hard to imagine the Twilight films with different actors. It seems impossible that Edward and Bella could’ve been played by anyone other than the iconic duo of Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart. But Twilight could’ve had a completely different cast that included Jennifer Lawrence, Henry Cavill, and Channing Tatum.
John Travolta, celebrated for his dynamic performances and magnetic screen presence, once stood at a critical crossroads that would reverberate throughout his illustrious career. The crossroads presented itself in the form of an opportunity to portray the beloved and iconic character, Forrest Gump. This role, which eventually garnered Tom Hanks critical acclaim, was initially extended to Travolta. However, in a twist of fate, Travolta made the painstaking decision to decline the role, thereby shaping the course of cinematic history.In a parallel tale of cinematic deliberation, the esteemed Jack Nicholson found himself facing a role that demanded not just thespian prowess but cultural authenticity as well. The iconic “Godfather” trilogy, a magnum opus of the crime genre, required an actor to immerse themselves in the Sicilian heritage, bringing forth a portrayal both riveting and rooted. Nicholson, cognizant of the complexities of embodying a cultural identity distant from his own, made a choice that echoed with integrity. Consequently, the role of the enigmatic Michael Corleone found its embodiment in the remarkable Al Pacino, imprinting the character’s indelible mark on the annals of film history.Nevertheless, the trajectories of these actors’ careers were far from linear. The whims and intricacies of Hollywood can pivot on the weight of a singular decision. Travolta, despite his magnetic performances in films such as “Saturday Night Fever” and “Pulp Fiction,” inevitably harbored the question of how his career could have metamorphosed had he embraced the challenge of portraying Gump’s heartwarming innocence and emotional journey.Likewise, Nicholson’s contemplation of the Sicilian role leaves us pondering alternate cinematic universes. Would his unique style have breathed a different kind of life into Michael Corleone, or would it have birthed an interpretation fundamentally distinct from the nuanced portrayal that Pacino ultimately delivered? It’s within these tantalizing conjectures that the allure of Hollywood’s “what if” scenarios resides.
We get used to the image of our favorite celebrities, and whenever they take the risk and drastically change their look, it makes us go “Wow!” Charlize Theron, Kristen Stewart, Kate Hudson, and Demi Lovato are just a few celebrity women who were brave enough to cut their hair extremely short. Some of these gorgeous women went even further and changed their hair color too, which made their experiments even more dramatic.
The dress code at events like award ceremonies, festivals, and movie premiers is strict but simple: a tuxedo for men and an evening gown or cocktail dress for women. However, sometimes celebrities want to stay in the memories of millions of audience members for a long time and end up creating an unusual look. Other times it’s just a matter of convenience that comes to the foreground and drives them to break the code.
13 years have passed since the release of the first part of this famous romantic saga. Some actors continue to act in movies, while others dedicate more time to their families. Nikki Reed, for example, who portrayed Rosalie, chose a vocation as an environmental activist.