Robert Pattinson leads Twilight stars at VMAs as they debut new Breaking Dawn trailer… while Kristen Stewart is absent at her new premiere
12:14 GMT, 7 September 2012
There are few things harder than saying goodbye at the end of a love affair.
So Twilight fans will surely be reaching for the nearest box of hankies now the record-breaking franchise is nearing a close.
The final trailer has just been released for Breaking Dawn: Part 2, and it seems the characters themselves are sad their adventures are nearly over.
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Ready to go: The final Twilight: Breaking Dawn Part 2 trailer has been released
Guest-stars: Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, executive producer Wyatt Godfrey, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner and Jackson Rathbone all spoke onstage at the MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center
In one of the most telling moments of the trailer, Kristen Stewart as Bella Cullen says: 'Forever isn't as long as I hoped.'
However, it seems she recovered pretty quickly, swanning off to Toronto Film Festival this evening to promote her new film On The Road instead of taking to the stage at the VMAs with her co-stars.
The rest of the crew – Peter Facinelli, Elizabeth Reaser, director Bill Condon, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner and Jackson Rathbone – all spoke onstage at the Staples Center ceremony.
Target: The Volturi mistakenly believe Renesmee is an immortal child rather than Bella's daughter
Not messing about: The self-appointed vampire overlords turn up to destroy her
The footage is a build-up to the gang's final face-off against the villainous Volturi vampires.
A major thrust of the film will be how Bella adjusts to being a vampire and a mother.
The newly married couple's honeymoon
period is over, and danger is on the horizon when the Volturi
learn of their daughter Renesmee's existence.
Red carpet debut: Kristen Stewart made her first premiere appearance since the Rupert Sanders affair sandal, promoting her new film On The Road at Toronto Film Festival
The self-anointed royalty of the vampire world decide the development has put the existence of their kind at risk, and decide they must be dealt with.
The Cullens rally support to save Renesmee, which seems to culminate in a climactic battle between Edward, Jacob and their assorted allies and the ancient coven.
Facing off: But Edward and his chums are not going to go down without a fight it seems
Its fun being a vampire: Bella discovers she has developed super speed, strength and other talents
Taking tips from the Legion of Doom Edward and Bella have became a tag team worthy of the WWE
At one point Edward even grabs Bella and throws her at an enemy, in a bizarre WWE style tag-team move.
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 closes the book on the feature
adaptations of Stephenie Meyer's hit romance series, and is set to
arrive in theaters on November 16
Meanwhile, Kellan Lutz was spotted sitting on a bed as he promoted the Fashion Night Out at Bloomingdales in New York tonight.
Lutz of fun: Kellan seemed to be having a great time as he promoted Bloomingdales' Fashion Night Out
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MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS 2012 WINNERS
Video of the Year: Rihanna, “We Found Love”
Best New Artist: One Direction
Best Female Video: Nicki Minaj, “Starships”
Best Male Video: Chris Brown, “Turn Up The Music”
Video With a Message: Demi Lovato, “Skyscraper”
Best Hip-Hop Video: Drake feat. Lil Wayne, “HYFR”
Best Rock Video: Coldplay, “Paradise”
Best Pop Video: One Direction, “What Makes You Beautiful”
Best Electronic Dance Music Video: Calvin Harris, “Feel So Close”
Most Share-Worthy Video: One Direction, “What Makes You Beautiful”
Best Choreography: Chris Brown, “Turn Up the Music”
Best Editing: Beyonce, “Countdown”
Best Visual Effects: Skrillex, “First of the Year (Equinox)”
Best Cinematography: M.I.A., “Bad Girls”
Best Art Direction: Katy Perry, “Wide Awake”
Best Direction: M.I.A., “Bad Girls”