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'New Moon' Teen Stars Dakota Fanning and Cameron Bright

July 21, 2009

Cameron Bright, 16, and Dakota Fanning, 15, cast as siblings Alec and Jane in the second flick of the Twilight Saga, New Moon, share more than just being cast as fellow Volturi members.

 Of all the cast members, the young actors are among the most high profile, having been cast in prominent roles in movies such as X-Men, Juno, The Butterfly Effect (Bright) and I am Sam, Taken, and Charlotte’s Web (Fanning).

Both actors share a darker past as well, however- the result of being a child actor in an adult-themed film. Controversy has plagued each of the child stars. Read More