Indian film market is huge: Robert Pattinson

By Hindustan Times

Robert Pattinson's brooding vampire avatar as Edward Cullen in the Twilight series has a massive following in India, and the Hollywood star, well aware of the country's "huge film market", says a fervent thank you to his many fans here. "The Indian film market is a huge market and I am really thankful to the people in India for their love and support," Pattinson, who struck a particular chord with teenage fans of the vampire romance series, told IANS in an email interaction from Los Angeles.

He hopes his fans will give a thumbs up to the final instalment in the franchise, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, releasing Nov 16.

The Twilight series, based on Stephenie Meyer's eponymous best-selling novel, has given Pattinson worldwide popularity. The British actor first bagged Cullen's role in 2