the film adaptations, bella is portrayed by actress kristen stewart. prefers to keep her thoughts and feelings to herself and hates when someone tries to understand her, which is thought to be why edward is unable to hear her thoughts. during their honeymoon on a private island, isle esme, edward and bella consummate their marriage and conceive a vampire-human hybrid child. alice likes to dress her up and provide any kind of fashion to make her look pretty, although bella dislikes the idea of fashion. steamy photos from set inevitably leak, and the couple continues to be photographed in all manner of coupley encounters wherever they go. in new moon, bella tries to rekindle their friendship after four months of "being a zombie" after the cullens left forks. jacob black, a member of the quileute tribe who is also a shape shifter taking a wolf form, comforts the distraught and severely depressed bella. he is not upset that bella ran away, and realizes that he has been overprotective. aside from edward and renesmee, she is the closest to her in the cullen family. and third, i was unconditionally and irrevocably in love with him.." (edward jacob), but saved up the name "renesmee" in case it's a girl, which proves to be true. when he fell in love with bella, esme discovered the change in him and was grateful to her for it. bella's love and confidence in edward's restraint is such that his warnings go unheeded, and on an outing with the cullens she becomes the target of a sadistic vampire, james. after seeing a bag of unused tampons, she realizes that she is pregnant with a half-human half-vampire offspring. baby develops at an extremely fast rate, and she becomes very sick. the shirt gave bella's scent to the newborns, which bree tanner described as the sweetest scent she'd ever smelled.: rob, kristen and the best of the teen choice awards. jessica later ignores bella and starts hanging out with lauren. when a vampire named laurent tries to attack and kill her, bella is saved by a pack of giant wolves. edward realizes that his relationship with bella puts her in danger. edward, isolated from his family by his own volition, is told by rosalie, his other adopted sister, that bella is dead. although she still chose immortality over mortality, rosalie volunteered to help do bella's hair on her wedding day. it is not until two weeks later that bella learns what had happened to her friend: he has become a werewolf and is avoiding bella for her own safety. the twilight series, consisting of the novels twilight, new moon, eclipse, and breaking dawn, is primarily narrated from bella's point of view. bella acknowledges that edward is the most important person in her life, agreeing to announce their engagement to her father. yorkie, like mike newton, immediately took an interest in bella when she arrived in forks.'s positive reception at her new school in forks, particularly her popularity with male characters, was modelled after meyer's real life move from high school to college. sometime later, jacob overhears that bella and edward are engaged and makes bella kiss him, saying that if she doesn't he will get himself killed. once the volturi leave, edward and bella are finally free to live their lives in peace with their daughter forever and stay with them. the scar is described as pale, always a few degrees colder than the rest of her body, and slightly sparkly in the sunlight. they arrive just on time to prevent the confrontation from turning into an ugly fight and save their family from slaughter. he is friendly and bella thinks he possesses traits like a golden retriever: his happiness and loyalty in walking her to class and speaking with her every day. tyler also tries to pick her up at her house, but edward tells him that she is unavailable as far as everyone but he is concerned. because most humans are unaware that vampires exist, the volturi threaten to kill bella if this does not happen soon. edward's hatred ceases when he hears the child's thoughts to find that she already loves her parents, and that she has been hurting her mother by accident, and tries hard not to hurt her again. and bella become friends, when suddenly jacob refuses to answer any of her calls and asks her not to come to his house anymore. luckily, only the werewolves and the cullens hear the argument. all but rosalie and edward vote for her to be changed, but edward agrees to change her himself if she will marry him. 2010: eclipse producer wyck godfrey confirms to time that the duo are dating: "the thing that i think about is, 'oh my god, i hope they stay together. and elizabeth masen, as well as the adoptive daughter-in-law of carlisle and esme cullen. 12, 2012: the duo arrive together at comic-con, and proceed to delight fans with good-natured banter at their final panel for the twilight franchise. she glared at me vigorously, shuddering and writhing every few seconds.
please read the layout guide and lead section guidelines to ensure the section will still be inclusive of all essential details. her plan for the future was to get a degree in education and teach, like her mother. the arrival and judgment of the volturi, bella gives renesmee a golden locket (inscribed with the words "plus que ma propre vie" which means "more than my own life" in french). her limbs were smooth and strong, skin glistening subtly, luminous as a pearl. kristen also covers vanity fair, and rob gave the magazine one of its choicest quotes: "the perception of her is that she's 'awkward." at the same time, rob finally seemed to go public himself, thanking ann curry when the then-today anchor congratulated him on his success and beautiful girlfriend. times the twilight cast were the cutest bffs in real life! at the end of breaking dawn, bella learns how to deactivate her mental shield allowing edward to read her thoughts for the first time, which brings them even closer together. bella can also remove her shield completely and allow vampires' mental powers work on her if she so chooses, though it is more difficult than pushing it out. while there, she carelessly approaches a group of dangerous-looking men outside a bar and discovers she can hear edward's voice when her adrenaline is high. bella became a vampire and mothered a half-vampire half-human child, jacob told charlie about the mystical world to keep the cullens in forks. however, seeing how important it is to bella, he agrees to try, but only after they are married. when the volturi leaders find bella a liability due to her knowledge of vampires, the cullens make a promise to change her into a vampire so that they can be let free.'s original characters were unnamed; she took to calling the characters, who would later become edward cullen and bella, 'he' and 'she' for the purpose of convenience as she, "didn't want to lose the dream. edward stands with bella and their allies to convince the volturi that renesmee is not an immortal child and poses no threat to their existence. allows alice to arrange her wedding after her endless pleading and made her maid of honor, although she retains veto-power on the guest list. crowley is bella's schoolmate in forks, and her "almost-murderer" in twilight: his car skidded on the icy parking lot and spun out of control, which wound up almost killing her until edward stopped the van. breaking dawn, alice sends bella to jenks to forge documents for renesmee and jacob to escape the volturi's slaughter. charlie is shocked to discover bella has known about the mythical world for years, and tells her to tell him only what is absolutely necessary for him to know. some of the cast are still yet to find the bella to their edward or the jasper to their alice. the battle, jacob overhears bella and edward discussing their engagement and becomes very upset. please clean it up to conform to a higher standard of quality, and to make it neutral in tone. being naturally responsible, bella is quite mature for her age. he merely finds these amusing, though he does all but admit to his mind-reading abilities and her immunity to them. suddenly, she was absolutely real, and of course i knew her. he vows not to make love with her again until she has been turned, but bella succeeds in getting him to do so. the first chapter of breaking dawn, it is revealed that bella and edward have told both of her parents about their engagement and both given their blessing, though charlie is still slightly resistant to the thought of their marriage. bella insists that he would never allow himself to let that happen. edward and bella first realize their strong feelings for each other, bella loves him unconditionally, believing edward to be absolutely perfect, and does not believe or consider herself as being worthy of his love. while she is still grounded by her father, edward is allowed into the house until nine o'clock. she does so, and realizes that she is in love with jacob. bella was changed into a vampire by her husband edward cullen in breaking dawn, in keeping with the appearance of most vampires, she became extremely beautiful, her eyes turned red, and her skin became paler and smoother. bella is thus left in a difficult position: if she does not become a vampire, the volturi will come to kill her. a young age, bella held more responsibilities for the house than her mother. even though they hardly talk, the two really care for each other. though usually a kindhearted girl, she has some selfish tendencies due to prioritizing edward over anything else. is described as having a very pale complexion with long, straight, dark brown hair, a widow's peak, unique chocolate brown eyes and a heart-shaped face with a wide forehead. free time, she preferred to sit home and read, in part because she was extraordinarily clumsy. they bond through this business, and bella decides to take over jenks's business relationship with jasper to spare him a heart attack. 2011: they resurface once again at comic-con and this time are far more open with their affection, posing with their arms around each other and joking during panels. her shield is powerful, it has many limitations: it has no effect against a physical attack, which makes it easy for an enemy to invade her shield and use his power on those she protects. through jacob's joking, edward then suggests for bella to drink donated human blood, and she quickly becomes stronger, but it also makes the baby so strong that it breaks her ribs by accident.
due to bella's uncanny ability to attract accidents, edward finds himself often protecting her from various unlikely calamities, and finds himself growing extremely protective of her—to the point where even he admits he sometimes goes too far. at the end of the series, bella drops her shield to let edward to read her mind for the first time, showing him how much she really loves him. this power comes from her subconscious desire to protect her mind above everything else, and as long as she holds on to that desire, it makes the shield difficult to extract. for fear of bella putting herself in danger, he bribes alice with a yellow 911 porsche turbo to watch over bella while he's gone and keep her away from jacob. bella adjusts to her new life extremely well, going as far as to think she was destined to be a vampire. her father charlie shows a less developed form of this shield; indeed, edward finds him difficult to read, but not completely closed off like bella. bella is very close to her mother, though she sometimes feels like she is the mother and renée is the child. she hates being singled out, and doesn't like her birthday being celebrated. later that night, bella cries about having to reject jacob, while edward comforts her through the night. although initially outraged by his family's decision, edward later agrees to change her himself if she agrees to marry him first. edward then injects her heart with his own venom and bites her body in several places, effectively turning bella into a vampire. become closer to each other after bella became a vampire. he initially expected her to act like any newborn vampire; vicious and uncontrollable by thirst, and was always near her side to immobilize her; however, to his surprise, she is very in control of her new instincts. seeing the baby is a girl, bella names her "renesmee" right before her heart stops beating."well, bella was just like everybody else, totally mesmerized by edward, or "the hair," as i call him. bella is a regular girl who isn't very concerned with her hygiene or wellbeing. bella felt that jacob was a good friend, and that he was her own "personal little sun" which would beam happiness in every direction wherever he went. to myths and legends on the south, the mothers of this particular kind of children have never survived the pregnancy. she is the adoptive sister-in-law of alice and emmett cullen, and of jasper and rosalie hale.-patz is happily coupled up with musician and dancer fka twigs, real name tahliah debrett barnett. however, he gets into an argument with bella about her wanting to make love with edward while she is still human. upon returning home, edward tells bella that he never stopped loving her, and he only left forks because he thought it would protect her. after this, victoria and riley, another vampire, find their hiding spot. because she lacks any noticeable redeeming qualities, she reads classics and listens to music. this allows bella to keep her father in her new life without putting him in danger. one group of people at forks high school that truly intrigues bella are the cullens, a mysterious family consisting of five adopted children. second, there was a part of him—and i didn't know how potent that part might be—that thirsted for my blood. breaking dawn, bella overcomes her fear of marriage and happily marries edward, becoming "bella cullen". jacob arrives at the party despite her rejection of him, and bella is very relieved that jacob has decided to come after all. jamie is unfazed by the child star's fame, and despite a thirteen year age gap, the two seem very happy together." dalfonzo also states that bella gets what she wants and discovers her worth "by giving up her identity and throwing away nearly everything in life that matters."june 24, 2012: kristen and rob and a bevy of famous friends attend seriously star-studded nuptials in new jersey, where rob played dj and the duo happily posed for pics with partygoers. she briefly took ballet and piano lessons, but quit them after some time because she found them too difficult. marie swan (birth name)bella cullenbella (preferred name)bells (by charlie swan and jacob black)bell (by charlie swan and jacob black)arizona (by mike newton)spider monkey (by edward cullen)vampire girl (by emily young & embry call)leech-lover (by leah clearwater & paul lahote)swan girl (by emmett cullen). black, a quileute and the son of charlie swan's friend, billy black, is bella's best friend since she came to live in forks. alice returns to forks and discovers bella is alive; she and bella pursue edward to italy and successfully prevent him from showing himself in daylight to humans, an act that would result in his execution. she feels terrible after doing so, but edward isn't angry. this led her to believe that her self-control was her gift when it was really a production of her mental preparation and maturity. edward wants her to have a normal human life, in other words saying that he will love her on any condition, mortal or not. edward first became fascinated with her due to his inability to read her mind, but her blood smells unbearably enticing to him that he finds it hard to be in her presence. she doesn't like spending money on luxurious items, as she stated to edward in new moon 'not to spend a dime on my birthday,' and that fast cars are unnecessary, saying that edward gave her himself and anything else he gives her would throw their relationship off balance. cullen (husband) renesmee cullen (daughter)charlie swan (father)renée dwyer (mother)phil dwyer (stepfather)marie higginbotham (maternal grandmother) ♰unnamed maternal grandfather ♰geoffrey swan (paternal grandfather) ♰helen swan (paternal grandmother) ♰edward masen, sr.
she always wears jeans and sneakers, being uncaring of her appearance. all these flaws make edward very protective of her, deeming her "the most fragile human being". and jessica have a closer friendship in the movie adaptations than in the books. during one of the visits, jacob admits that he is in love with bella and forcefully kisses her. bella spends time in a hospital with edward constantly by her side, where he admits that his sister alice saw a vision of bella becoming a vampire. her father is very protective and therefore very suspicious of edward cullen, for having caused great emotional pain to his daughter. it was hard to tell if her features were beautiful, twisted as they were by rage and thirst. edward cullen, in particular, captures her attention, along with his adopted siblings, namely: alice, a petite girl with black, pixie-cut hair, who has the ability to see the future; jasper, her husband, who has the hardest time in the family abstaining from human blood; emmett, a broad, extremely muscular vampire; finally, rosalie, his wife, who is a beautiful, self-absorbed woman. stanley has an on and off friendship with bella, particularly since edward and bella started dating. agrees to let bella become one them during a family assembly in new moon. bella moves back to forks, renée is the main reason, as she renders her unhappy every time her new husband, phil dwyer, is away due to his job, and she decides to move back to forks so that her mother wouldn't have to stay home with her. the following month, she's joined by hometown native pattinson and they are once again inseparable. when alice, who has the power to see the future, sees bella jump, she believes bella has committed suicide and subsequently returns to forks. attracts the attention of three nomads, victoria, james and laurent. bella described him as being the "overtly eager" chess club type, and he was one of the three boys (namely mike, tyler and himself) who asked bella to the spring dance, though she declined all three. bella is also described as reclusive, quiet, insecure but kind-hearted, compassionate and caring towards others. bella always finds angela better to be around than jessica, though she would avoid her sometimes to save her worries. she also learns battle skills from lessons taught by edward, rosalie, emmett, garrett, tanya, eleazar and zafrina. months after james's demise, edward takes bella to their high school prom, despite her broken leg and angry protests. pattinson bites and kisses kristen stewart from "breaking dawn" straight to the box office. meanwhile, edward has bought her a mercedes guardian, which she sees as either a sign of compassion and caring or as over-protectiveness and worry about her safety. according to a tabloid they are married as well in a secret ceremony in england. he knows nothing of vampires, but he is well aware the cullens never age and that he is dealing with the supernatural where they are concerned. bella receives a paper cut while opening one of her gifts, drawing a single drop of blood and causing edward's brother, jasper, to try to attack her. the vampire was particularly attracted to the scent of her blood, and was having a difficult time restraining himself from killing her. nearly killing bella in a car accident, tyler feels obliged to make things even. eventually, renée fell in love with and married a minor league baseball player named phil dwyer.―bella's quote of romeo and juliet in new moon[src]. she later accepts it when she learns jacob's imprinting is involuntary, and that renesmee loves jacob as well, though she finds this annoying. post journalist elizabeth hand noted how bella was often described as breakable and that "edward's habit of constantly pulling her onto his lap or having her ride on his back further emphasize her childlike qualities", continuing to write that "the overall effect is a weird infantilization that has repellent overtones to an adult reader and hardly seems like an admirable model to foist upon our daughters (or sons). although she is tempted by bella's blood, carlisle manages to talk her into composing herself. swan • edward cullen • jacob black • renesmee cullen • carlisle cullen • esme cullen • rosalie hale • emmett cullen • alice cullen • jasper hale • charlie swan • victoria • bree tannerbeau swan • edythe cullen • carine cullen • earnest cullen • royal hale • eleanor cullen • archie cullen • jessamine hale. people magazine reports stewart and sanders shared "a fleeting moment" that a source close to stewart labels "a mistake and a complete lapse in judgment. she invites her friend jessica to go to port angeles with her for dinner and a movie. meyer has stated that bella's "tragic flaw" in eclipse is her lack of self-knowledge. sometimes, she would feel like she was the adult and renée was the child. a vampire named irina mistakes renesmee for an immortal vampire child (a creation that is forbidden in the vampire world), alice foresees the volturi will arrive to destroy the cullens as punishment for the alleged transgression. renesmee's middle name of "carlie" is derived from a combination of carlisle and charlie to honor them. she is also the granddaughter of geoffrey and helen swan, as well as marie higgenbotham and her ex-husband. being around jacob brought a measure of happiness back to bella's life, though he was unable to replace edward. after a painful childbirth and transformation, bella is taken to hunt before she can meet her daughter, because she has blood of her own and bella cannot guarantee not to hurt her. 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's gift allows her to shield herself and those around her from supernatural powers that affect the mind (such as edward's and aro's telepathy, jane's illusionary pain, alec's sensory paralysis, eleazar's ability identification, kate's electric shock, and zafrina's illusion), which explains why most of their powers were useless against her when she was still human. the fact that she is also an exception to many established rules, such as edward's inability to read her mind, and her exceptional control over her thirst, which no other character in the novels have, is also indicative as another "mary sue" trait—the fact that she attains and learns skills significantly faster than what is thought to be normal. with this discovery in mind, bella seeks out jacob and convinces him to fix two broken motorcycles for her and teach her how to ride. she jumps out of the window very gracefully, impressing edward, kicks off her shoes and runs barefoot through the forest. but she remains completely still throughout the process to keep from hurting edward's feelings. as the pregnancy takes a toll on bella's health, edward tries to talk her into having an abortion to save her own life. edward denies what he saw and talks bella into leaving town to visit her mom for the weekend, saying that it might be her last chance to see her before she graduates. i do realize they were made for tweens and young teens and that b. his desire for her blood, edward and bella fall passionately in love. serves as a rite of passage for bella's maturity as her days of humanity are coming to an end. edward immediately takes her back to forks where he and carlisle can abort the baby, but bella asks rosalie to protect her: she has already come to love the child. during most of her childhood, she would visit her father in forks for one month every summer, and got acquainted with rachel, rebecca and jacob black, the children of charlie's best friend, billy black, though they never became real friends. during and after dinner, she and edward converse about his abilities, namely his ability to read minds and her immunity to it. dalfonzo, in an article posted on the national review website, calls bella "self-deprecating" before her transformation into a vampire, and afterwards she is "insufferably vain. despite realizing her feelings for jacob, bella knows that those feelings could never compare to the intense love she has for edward. soon after, edward realizes that he can hear the baby's thoughts now that it has developed enough of its brain, and starts to love the baby when he hears that it "absolutely adores bella. victoria, seeking to avenge her lover, james', death, hunts bella while building a new vampire army.'s why you won't catch 'beauty and the beast' star emma watson belting out karaoke tunes. bella is furious and punches him in the face, succeeding only in breaking her hand. afterwards they are brought to speak with the volturi, where the leader aro tests her immunity to psychic powers by trying to read her mind and then tell jane to try her power, neither proves to affect her. bella, intent on becoming a vampire, decides that edward's family should vote on her fate. bella was born in forks but raised in phoenix with her mother, as renée left charlie soon after bella was born. with edward outnumbered, it at first looks like victoria will be successful in killing bella. for distinguishing features, bella has a small crescent-shaped scar on her hand where she was bitten by james, a tracker vampire, in twilight. in new moon, he tells bella of edward's last moments as a human, and later agrees to let bella join their family as a vampire in order to protect edward from committing suicide. ironically, she demonstrates good acting ability in twilight when she makes her father believe that she has dumped edward and is leaving forks. bella's injuries are not life-threatening, edward decides that she would be safer without him, his family, and his dangerous lifestyle, so he deceives bella into thinking that he does not love her any longer and leaves forks with his family. he develops a rivalry with mike newton, and later a dislike for tyler as well. it doesn't help that she also has a nightmare, where she is with who she believes to be her grandma marie, but who turns out to be herself. at the end of eclipse, bella becomes engaged to edward, and they marry in breaking dawn. in new moon, bella hangs out with jessica to avoid her father, but ends up angering her by putting herself in danger and ignoring jessica. bella and jacob reconcile, and she assists his werewolf pack in hunting down victoria with information. as part of a deal with edward, she promises to marry him if he promises to make love with her and then change her into a vampire. meanwhile, bella feels guilty about jacob, believing that her rejection caused him to run away. hear edward's voice again, bella attempts cliff-diving and nearly drowns. before the volturi could declare a battle, alice and jasper arrive with vampires kachiri and huilen and half-vampire nahuel to prove that renesmee's existence is safe to the vampire world. he initially refuses, saying that he could easily lose control in the heat of the moment and unintentionally kill her. a human, bella possessed a natural immunity to the mental powers of vampires. biers • anna-marie brandon • cynthia brandon • edgar john brandon • lillian brandon • claire brant • julia brant • mr. the beginning of twilight, bella moves back to her birth town of forks, washington, to live with her father, charlie swan, to let her mother, renée dwyer, travel with her new husband, phil. edward, in the process of defending bella from jasper, throws her into a table filled with crystal, which results in bella getting a deep cut from her wrist to her elbow. renesmee's middle-name of "carlie" is a portmanteau of both carlisle and charlie.