Actor of The Day: KELLAN LUTZ
Next in: TWILIGHT coming out November 21st 2008.
His Character: Emmett Cullen, the strongest vampire of the Cullen family.
Why we like him: A bit of an unknown as of now but we are looking forward to see how he will portray Emmett, “the muscle” in the Twilight Movie.
Kellan Christopher Lutz is the middle child of 7 brothers and 1 sister. He was born in Dickinson, North Dakota and was raised throughout North Dakota, the Midwest, and Arizona.
Lutz has acted on a number of television shows. He had recurring roles on Model Citizens and The Comeback, and smaller roles in episodes of The Bold and the Beautiful, CSI: NY, Summerland, Six Feet Under, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Heroes.
He was also in the films Stick It, Accepted, and Prom Night. Additionally, Kellan has performed on the California stage and was the host of Bravo’s Blow Out. He also appeared in the 2006 commercial for Hilary Duff’s fragrance With Love… Hilary Duff, and in the 2007 music video for her single, “With Love”. Lutz also appears in the miniseries Generation Kill, based on the book by Evan Wright.
Lutz has been cast as Emmett Cullen in the upcoming movie adaptation of the book Twilight by Stephenie Meyer. He he will also be appearing as George Evans in the upcoming 90210 spinoff on The CW. Lutz will be reuniting with his Twilight co-star and close friend, Ashley Greene, in the 2009 movie Strife.
Read all our Twilight coverage here and check out more pictures and videos of Kellan Lutz below.