Robert Pattinson Lands Role as Man Who Led the Search for Saddam Hussein

Robert Pattinson has landed himself a new movie role, and it might not be what you expected.

The Twilight star is attached to star in Mission: Black List according to THR. He will star as Army interrogator Eric Maddox in the psychological thriller that aims to tell the true story of the man who spearheaded the capture of Saddam Hussein.

It’s also based on the book written by Eric Maddox, the Army interrogator who played a key role in pinpointing Hussein’s hideout. Davin Seay co-wrote the book.

What do you think of Robert’s new role?

Robert is currently in Vancouver doing some reshoots for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2.