First footage released of Twilight actor Robert Pattinson's forthcoming film

The first trailer for Robert Pattinson‘s new film has been released. 

In the clip for Water For Elephants, the Twilight hunk is seen getting close to Reese Witherspoon.

The movie is about Robert‘s character Jacob Jankowski joining a traveling circus. 

He then falls for the ringmaster’s wife, played by Reese, creating an emotional love triangle.  

Robert, 24, is dating Twilight co-star Kristen Stewart.

Water For Elephants will hit cinemas in April 2011. 

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