They rehearsed their lines a few times before they jumped into character and shooting began.
David Cronenberg is directing the surreal film, which Rob in the company of some A-list actors, who should help him grow in his craft.
Rob was spotted earlier arriving on set wearing an Aerosmith t-shirt and a baseball cap.
Check out Rob’s photos; click to enlarge!
Pattinson began filming “Cosmopolis” in Toronto and one of the first photos to go viral showing him in character as Eric Packer was released by Caitlin Cronenberg, the daughter of director David Cronenberg.
But a wave of new photos flooded the Internet over the holiday weekend.
Rob’s high flying banker starts out his day in his stretch limo in New York City, on his way, simply, to get a haircut.
But he’s confronted with a series of crises that cost him millions of dollars from a risky currency investment involving his cleints’ money. He must cope as his world unravels.
In the photos and videos he’s shown with his character’s short, executive-style haircut, slicked back of course, and a silky smooth face.
Filming in Toronto began on May 23 and will run through at least July 21.