Pattinson, Stewart, and Lautner guaranteed at least $25 million apiece for the last two Twilights

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With Twilight: Eclipse closing in on what box office watchers say will surely be a $200+ million weekend, why have the faces of Summit Entertainment’s executives taken on such a deathly pallor? It might be because Vulture hears that they’ve just agreed to write some very big checks, indeed: Insiders tell us that Summit will pay stars Kristen Stewart, Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner each a whopping $25 million against 7.5 percent of the theatrical gross for starring in the next and last two Twilight movies, Breaking Dawn, Parts One and Two.

How much money will they end up taking home? The previous Twilight film, New Moon, took in almost $710 million worldwide, and Eclipse is on pace to exceed that.

Full story: Pattinson, Stewart, and Lautner Guaranteed at Least $25 Million Apiece for the Last Two Twilights — Vulture