The actor heads out with Vince Vaughn and Joaquin Phoenix

Robert Pattinson enjoyed a boys’ night out with actors Vince Vaughn and Joaquin Phoenix on Friday night.

The Twilight star, 26, looked happy as he jumped into a vintage Chevrolet Camaro with his famous pals after dining at The Larchmont hotel in LA.

He was snapped laughing in the back of the motor while Joaquin, 38, smoked a cigarette in the front seat.

Robert‘s evening on the town came days after he was spotted holding hands with on-off girlfriend Kristen Stewart following a lunch date in Los Feliz.

It seems the couple have managed to rekindle their relationship since Kristen, 23 tomorrow, admitted to cheating with married director Rupert Sanders last July.

However, it’s thought that they may be trying to keep their romance fresh by spending more time with friends.

Robert proposed the idea that they don’t necessarily have to live in each other’s pockets,’ a source tells Radar Online.

‘Absence
makes the heart grow fonder though, and he feels their relationship
will be ultimately stronger if they’re not always together.’

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Anna Duff