Robert Pattinson Premieres "Cosmopolis" in Cannes

Posted Friday May 25, 2012 2:41 PM GMT

Getting all dressed up after their morning photo call, the stars of "Cosmopolis" hit the red carpet at the 65th Cannes film festival in Cannes, France on Friday (May 25).

The film's leading man, Robert Pattinson, looked studly in a suit as he took to the Palais des Festivals venue alongside co-stars Sarah Gadon, Emily Hampshire and Paul Giamatti, as well as director David Cronenberg.

Also on hand for the "Cosmopolis" Cannes screening were fellow celebrities including Kristen Stewart, Tom Sturridge, Doutzen Kroes, Aishwarya Rai, and Kelly Rutherford.

The red carpet event comes as it was just announced that the new drama has been been picked up by Scandinavian and Baltic distributor NonStop Ent.

As for the movie, "Cosmopolis" finds Pattinson playing the lead of Eric Packer, a 28-year-old billionaire asset manager who rides across Manhattan in search of a haircut. During his day-long journey, Packer delves into an odyssey with a cast of characters that start to tear his world apart.

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