Quote: "People just have this perception of what I look like because of the roles that I play. If I get people to believe that I'm this airheaded, unintelligent beefcake, I must be doing a good job. But I know myself: I'm intellectual. I'm intelligent. I have a massive passion for science, mathematics and writing." TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz insists he isn't just a movie pretty boy.
Quote: "I did High School Musical. I just cannot sing at all." Actor Kellan Lutz lacked the vocal skills to impress casting executives during an audition for the hit Disney show.
Quote: "I was a huge fan of (Twilight director) Catherine Hardwicke, so I knew that it would be very special, very indie style. They started getting really commercial afterwards... (I was) very, very disappointed that we didn't have fangs, the whole time... It was like, 'We're vampires! Give me something to bite!' We just had white make-up and I had this black, bowl cut haircut." Actor Kellan Lutz was upset the vampires in the hit TWILIGHT franchise were never allowed to wear false fangs.
Fact: Enterprising Twilight star Kellan Lutz has invented a new inflight sleep aid. The actor's Blackout-Bans are sunglasses you cannot see through. Lutz also has patents on four other products.
Quote: "It's been a dream of mine to always drive a police interceptor, so I bought this cop car... on eBay for $6,000 and it's blacked out, has the side lights, has a Cb radio. You know the feeling when you feel like a cop's behind you and you get that anxiety? I love giving that feeling." Actor Kellan Lutz drives around Los Angeles in a police car.
Quote: "I had this idea... where we decided to join Snow Cone syrup and alcohol... and with my chemistry background I understand that alcohol doesn't freeze, so you need to mix it with the right ratio of syrup or juice or concentrate... We got quite wasted within that first hour or trying the Otter Pops (popsicle brand) and we never continued." Twilight star Kellan Lutz on his bid to invent frozen alcohol treats with a pal.
Fact: Actor Kellan Lutz and his friends celebrated his 29th birthday with an elephant. The Twilight hunk partied at the Nikki Beach club in Phuket, Thailand on Saturday (15Mar14) night and his birthday cake arrived on top of the huge grey beast.
Fact: Kellan Lutz showed off his god-like strength on U.S. chat show The Talk on Thursday (09Jan14) by completing five push-ups while actress and co-host Sara Gilbert sat on his back. The Hollywood hunk pulled off the exercise stunt to promote his new movie, The Legend of Hercules, in which he plays the Greek demi-god.
Quote: "I've always wanted long hair and I always thought Hercules had long hair but we tried wigs out and we found out that fighting and riding horses and wigs (don't mix)." Actor Kellan Lutz was hoping to try out a mane as Hercules in Renny Harlin's new movie about the god.
Quote: "Let's just say that I did it so well that she was surprised that I didn't propose to her." Twilight hunk Kellan Lutz impressed girlfriend Sharni Vinson with his romantic St. Valentine's Day plans.
Fact: Twilight star Kellan Lutz had to wrestle a blow-up toy alligator wearing nothing but a pair of trunks and an itchy wig when he auditioned for the role of Tarzan.
Quote: Hopefully I'm spending Christmas on my grandparents' farm in Iowa. I love the farm. It's the place where my cell phone doesn't work." Twilight hunk Kellan Lutz wants some peace and quiet this Christmas (12).
Quote: "It was high school with the love of my life, at the time... Everything was just really caring and done out of love. It was one of those really sweet, loving, connected moments." Twilight star Kellan Lutz on losing his virginity.
Quote: "I am a big helper at grocery stores. The other day at the store there was an old lady that was sweet as a button - I feel like she came out of an animated movie - and I asked if she wanted some help, and we got talking. She had such great life stories, and I had fun lifting the bags she had. She was like, 'Can I tip you?' I was like, 'No, no. I just had some time on my hands.'" Actor Kellan Lutz enjoys helping out the elderly.
Quote: "It's very modern. We have black hawk helicopters. We deal with family issues. It's a huge movie. It's going to look big... You get tons of projects sent to you and you don't have time to read it all. But I have a great team. They know I want to be a jet fighter or boxer or He-Man, Hercules, Flash, Aquaman - characters you want to spend time with. But Tarzan was at the top of my list." TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz on playing the new Tarzan.
Quote: "For my audition, I wore a wig and walked in my underwear but I didn't know it was going to be motion capture!" TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz on his new role as Tarzan.
Tweet: "To all the youngsters out there... Listen to your parents when they tell you to brush your teeth... cavities and root canals are not cool!!! Root canal number four here I come!" TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz prepares to undergo serious dental work.
Fact: Twilight star Kellan Lutz has treated himself to a top quality ride - the movie star has bought himself a $350,000 (£219,000) Lamborghini, according to reports.
Fact: Twilight star Kellan Lutz is lending his vocal talents to hit animated TV show Family Guy. The hunky actor will voice a high-school football player who goes on a date with Meg, the frumpy teen played by Mila Kunis, in an episode that will air in the autumn (12).
Quote: "I haven’t talked to them in a little bit... But they seem adorable every time I see them, and madly in love... Hope the best for them, that’s for sure." Kellan Lutz is hoping his Twilight co-stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson can keep their romance alive.
Quote: "I'm very happily with someone. She's a happy person, which really just clicks with me... It's really special." Twilight hunk Kellan Lutz coos about his new romance with Australian actress Sharni Vinson.
Quote: "I'd love to have a family and move back to Denver." Twilight star Kellan Lutz is keen to leave Hollywood.
Quote: "We're both busy and we're both focused on our work." Kellan Lutz on why his romance with Annalynn MCCord didn't work out.
Quote: "I'm a million in Hollywood years. I'm 40, which is ridiculously old in Hollywood. I mean, come on, I'm not in Twilight. I could play their grandfather or something." Jon Hamm feels old in comparison to Hollywood newcomers like Robert Pattinson and Kellan Lutz.
Quote: "I'm single... I'm really looking forward to getting married one day and having a family. Whoever that is, if it's someone from the past, someone in the future, I'm more than welcoming for it." Twilight star Kellan Lutz is keen to start a family. The hunky actor has reportedly rekindled his romance with 90210 star Annalynne MCCord.
Fact: Britney Spears checked out her pop competition on Wednesday night (11Aug10) when she attended Lady GaGa's concert at Los Angeles' Staples Center. The gig, part of the Poker Face hitmaker's The Monster Ball tour, also attracted Twilight vampire Kellan Lutz.
Quote: "I busted his lip up a bit. He took it like a champ. I mean, of all the guys to hit like that ... he was really cool about it." TWILIGHT hunk Kellan Lutz punched SAMUEL L. JACKSON in the face while filming a fight scene for new movie THE KILLING GAME.
Quote: "I got AnnaLynne an iPad. She's been wanting one forever and she's been using mine. She's obsessed with it." TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz on what he bought girlfriend AnnaLynne MCCord for her recent 23rd birthday.
Quote: "She hasn't met me then. I would change her opinion on that, I'm sure. I have my ways." Actor Kellan Lutz insists he could make Miley Cyrus love vampires if she spent time with him. The Twilight star was dismayed to hear the teen pop star hates the blood-sucking creatures.
Quote: "I could only hope and pray that I could have a career like Mark Wahlberg." TWILIGHT hunk Kellan Lutz wants to emulate the Hollywood star's career success after following in his footsteps by becoming a Calvin Klein underwear model.
Quote: “I like getting hurt. I don’t have tattoos, so my bruises and scars are my tattoos.” Actor Kellan Lutz is proud of his injuries.
Fact: TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz has landed the role of sea god POSEIDON in Mickey Rourke's new epic WAR OF THE GODS. The TV and movie hunk joins Slumdog Millionaire star Freida Pinto and British actor Henry Cavill in the ambitious Tarsem Singh film.
Quote: “Kellan Lutz - we're still friends. We're still best friends, I love him to death. He's like a big brother to me. I think he's gorgeous, I mean who wouldn't want to kiss him? But no, we're just friends." AnnaLynne McCord is adamant the TWILIGHT star is still an ex - just weeks after they were rumoured to have rekindled their on-off relationship.
Quote: "I like when my girlfriends wear my sweatpants and my Ugg shoes and my tank tops and t-shirts." TWILIGHT hunk Kellan Lutz doesn't mind his partner raiding his wardrobe.
Quote: "I'm in a spa just by myself relaxing... This guy walks by, and he was like, 'Hey.' I'm naked, very much. Bubbles blowing. And the guy is like, 'You're Kellan Lutz.' I'm like, 'Yeah.' He's like, 'Big fan, big fan. You do great work in Twilight. Can't wait to see the new movie.' I'm like, 'Thanks, buddy.' He just continued to talk for 10 minutes!" Actor KELLAN LUTZ is recognised in the strangest places.
Fact: TWILIGHT hunk Kellan Lutz declined a $5,000 (£3,125) donation to his favourite charity, the Humane Society, because he refused to take his shirt off on national TV for the cash. The offer was made by Ellen DeGeneres on her U.S. chat show.
Quote: "They told me I can't work out for a couple of days because my chest will be too big." Well-built TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz has been told to stay out of the gym as he prepares to promote sequel THE TWILIGHT SAGA: NEW MOON.
Quote: "Rob has a hard time. He has grandmothers chasing him and throwing their walkers! And girls love Taylor's whole boyishness. Then there's me, the teddy bear. I probably have the smallest demographic, but at least I have one!" TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz pities his hunky co-stars Robert Pattinson and Taylor Lautner's large female followings.
Quote: "A girl once broke up with me 11 times, and I just kept right at it. I'd sent her candy, flowers, everything. I'm really persistent." TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz is a hopeless romantic.
Fact: TWILIGHT star Kellan Lutz had to cancel a screening party of the film at his home the evening before the DVD's release, because a promised preview copy wasn't sent to him.