He became ambassador of the latter in 2015 to help raise international awareness of it.
He later got the leading role of vampire Edward Cullen in the film adaptations of the Twilight novels by Stephenie Meyer, which consisted of five films between 20 that combined grossed over .3 billion in worldwide receipts.Iconic actress and dancer Jennifer Grey, 57, was a shoe-in for the guest list. She was joined by famed director and choreographer Kenny Ortega, 67. The beautiful red head wore her shoulder length locks down and in soft, loose curls.
Ellen Page, 30, came out in support of dancer Emma Portner, who was named the first 'artist in residence,' according to an Instagram post by company founder Benjamin. Ironically, they are coming for his work in , an indie crime-thriller in which he buries his good looks behind a goatee, greasy hair and a thick Queens accent in order to bring to life a small-time crook who winds up in big trouble in present-day New York.