Summit Entertainment announced today the following have been cast in THE TWILIGHT SAGA:
BREAKING DAWN for roles in The Amazon Coven, The Egyptian Coven, The
Irish Coven and The Romanian Coven as well as the American and European
Nomads as outlined below.
THE AMAZON COVEN
Among the oldest vampires in the world, Senna and Zafrina are descendants of
an ancient Amazonian tribe. They have lived outside of civilization for
centuries and therefore make no attempt to keep up a human facade.
Though they drink human blood, the Amazons have long been allies of
THE EGYPTIAN COVEN
The Egyptian Coven consists of Amun, Kebi, Benjamin, and Tia, with Amun as
the leader. It is stated that even though they are not a biological
family, they could pass for one. Amun is extremely protective of his
family and fearful of Aro.
THE IRISH COVEN
The Irish Coven, a relatively young group, was founded by Siobhan and Liam,
but Maggie's talent made her an important element of it. They are not
vegetarian but they are civilized.
THE ROMANIAN COVEN
The Romanian Coven is one of the oldest covens in the world and they were
the ruling vampire family until they were unseated by the Volturi. For
that reason they harbor a centuries old resentment of the Italian coven.
THE AMERICAN NOMADS
Turned during the Revolutionary War, Garrett has chosen to live a nomadic
existence, wandering the world on his own. Garrett has never lost the
rebellious spirit of his human life, and loves a good fight, always
rooting for the underdog. Though not a vegetarian, Garrett is among
Carlisle's closest and oldest friends.
Mary and Randall are American nomadic vampires.
Peter and Charlotte are nomadic vampires and mates. They were created during
the aftermath of the Southern Vampire Wars, in which Jasper was a key
player. They have remained friends with Jasper ever since.
THE EUROPEAN NOMADS
A nomadic vampire from England, Alistair has a misanthropic, brooding
personality and a deep mistrust of all authority. Although he counts
Carlisle as his closest acquaintance, he doesn’t visit more than once a
About THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN
About the TWILIGHT film series
The TWILIGHT film series stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson and
tells the story of 17-year-old Bella Swan who moves to the small town
of Forks, Washington to live with her father, and becomes drawn to
Edward Cullen, a pale, mysterious classmate who seems determined to push
her away. But neither can deny the attraction that pulls them
together...even when Edward confides that he and his family are
vampires. The action-packed, modern day vampire love story TWILIGHT,
the first film in the series, was released in theatres on November 21,
2008 to a blockbuster reception. The second installment of the film
franchise, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON was released November 20, 2009
and the third installment, THE TWILIGHT SAGA: ECLIPSE was released June