Foy Confirmed as Renesmee in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn


Tonight, Stephenie Meyer sent a special note to the fans of “The Twilight Saga” Facebook page as a thanks for reaching 15 million fans. In the note she confirmed the casting of Mackenzie Foy as Renesmee for The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn. Here’s the note:

Hi Everyone!

Congratulations to the Twilight Facebook Fan Page! 15 million fans! You guys never cease to amaze me. In other news…

Very excited about our new Renesmee, Mackenzie Foy. She’s an amazing young actress and I’m excited to work with her. I hope everyone had an enjoyable summer!

– Steph

“Breaking Dawn – Part 1” is hitting theaters on November 18, 2011 and “Breaking Dawn – Part 2” opens on November 16, 2012. Both films are being directed by Bill Condon from scripts by Melissa Rosenberg.