Quote: "It wasn't my idea - and I hated that dress! I hate to look at myself on film." Twilight author Stephenie Meyer on her cameo appearance in a The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 wedding scene.
Quote: "I wouldn't say I enjoy them, but I'm fascinated with them. I'm interested in the metaphor of the vampire placed in the high school setting... and the obsession people have with that is also fascinating to me." James Franco gives his take on Stephenie Meyer's blood-sucking literary and film franchise TWILIGHT.
Fact: TWILIGHT author Stephenie Meyer and Robert Pattinson are both distant relatives to Vlad The Impaler, the bloody Transylvanian leader who partly inspired Bram Stoker's Dracula legend, according to researchers at Ancestry.com.
Fact: TWILIGHT author Stephenie Meyer made three times more than the movie franchise's star Kristen Stewart in the last year, according to Parade magazine's 27th annual What People Earn salary survey. The magazine estimates the writer pulled in $50 million (£31.25 million).
Fact: The TWILIGHT franchise is set to expand into comic books. Author Stephenie Meyer, who wrote the novels behind the vampire movies, has teamed up with graphic artists to bring the stories to life in print. Twilight: The Graphic Novel, Vol. 1 will be released on 16 March (10).
Fact: TWILIGHT author Stephenie Meyer is giving fans desperate to sink their teeth into another vampire love story something to look forward to - she's overseeing Twilight: The Graphic Novel, a comic book which will feature her famous characters Edward Cullen and Isabella 'Bella' Swan.
Quote: "The real difference is that Jo Rowling is a terrific writer and Stephenie Meyer can't write worth a darn. She's not very good." Author Stephen King doesn't think TWILIGHT writer STEPHENIE MEYER is on a par with Harry Potter creator J.K. ROWLING.
Fact: The Mormon author of the incredibly successful TWILIGHT vampire books has landed the chance to direct a pop video. Writer Stephenie Meyer has taken charge of JACK'S MANNEQUIN's new promo for THE RESOLUTION after frontman Andrew Mcmahon asked her to direct the video.