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The Best 'Twilight' Moments of 2009

Sink your teeth into this! From rumors of a budding romance between Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart to Taylor Lautner returning as a bulked-up Jacob Black, "Extra" has the best "Twilight" moments of 2009.

Best 'Twilight' Moments of 2009

Dakota Fanning Gets Her Fangs

Child star Dakota Fanning is cast as a Volturi vampire in the “Twilight” sequel, “Eclipse.”

Taylor Lautner Returns as Jacob Black

Lautner portrayed Black in “Twilight” — but the actor, then 16, had to look the part of the rapidly growing shape-shifter to reprise his role in “New Moon.” Lautner convinced the studio to let him keep his role after packing on nearly 30 pounds of muscle.

Taylor Falls For Selena Gomez

The Disney star and Taylor cozied up while they were both filming movies in Vancouver during the Spring — but by June the actress insisted the two were just “friends.”

Rachelle Lefevre 'Eclipsed'

The actress was “stunned” to learn that she was being replaced by fiery star Bryce Dallas Howard in “Eclipse.” The studio claims that Rachelle was dropped due to a “scheduling conflict.”

Disney Teens Diss 'New Moon'

Teen queens Miley Cyrus and Selena Gomez revealed that they had no interest in seeing “New Moon” — with Miley revealing, “I don’t want anything to do with it.”

'New Moon' Kisses

Yowza! RPattz and Kristen didn’t hold back, passionately kissing for the cameras on the set of “New Moon” in Italy.

Mario Lopez Joins the Wolf Pack

Taylor Lautner told “Extra” host Mario Lopez that it was a “definite possibility” he could join the “New Moon” wolf pack.

Taylor and Taylor's Love Connection

Rumors of a romance between shape-shifter Taylor Lautner and country star Taylor Swift began after the two filmed “Valentine’s Day” in July — and the teen couple has continued to grow closer since.

From 'Twilight' to 'Firelight'

Taylor Swift and Bill Heder starred in a hilarious “Saturday Night Live” spoof of “Twilight” titled “Firelight” — about a girl who falls in love with Frankenstein.

'New Moon' Script Trashed

A St. Louis beauty salon owner discovered the top secret vampire script in a garbage can! The woman returned the scrapped script to the studio, which rewarded her with tickets to the vampire premiere.

Concert Cuddle

Rob Pattinson and Kristen Stewart are spotted cuddling and giggling together at a Kings of Leon concert in Vancouver, sparking rumors of a budding romance.

Tweet, Tweet!

To celebrate “Twilight” dad Peter Facinelli reaching a million followers on Twitter, Robert Pattinson guest Tweeted on his co-star’s account, writing, “Hi, it’s Rob…My first and last tweet. My dad made me do it.”

'New Moon' Party Foul!

Kellan Lutz was denied entry to a “New Moon” premiere after-party — even though he starred in the film! The actor was eventually let past the velvet ropes after a crowd of fans chanted, “Let him in!”

Sin City Halloween

“Twilight” vampires Kellan Lutz and Ashley Greene suited up and joined forces with fellow bloodsuckers from “True Blood” to host Halloween bashes in Las Vegas.

'New Moon' Breaks Box Office Records

The “Twilight” sequel earned a whopping $26.3 million just from midnight screenings — and pulled in $125 million domestically over it’s opening weekend.