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Edward Cullen

Post  Cullen/Hale on Sun Aug 28, 2011 9:12 am



Name: Edward Cullen
Face Used: Robert Pattinson
Age: 110 (Born June 20, 1901), Physically 17
Occupation: None
Species: Vampire

Appearance

Height: 6'2
Weight: 175 pounds in appearance; though given his marble like structure, he actual weighs more
Build: Slender, but muscular
Style: Casual
Hair: Bronze/brown
Eyes: Golden
Identifying Features(Tattoos,scar....): Just general vampire features

Personality

Likes: Music, cars
Dislikes: People who cause harm
Hobbies: Writing and playing music on his piano
Unique Skills and Talents: Musical gift and reading minds

Vampire

Sire: Carlisle Cullen
Age at Turning: 17
Actual Age: 110
Control: Practically perfect
Method of Nourishment (Vein/Bottle): Animal blood
Children: None
Weaknesses: Being ripped apart and fire
Strengths: Normal vampire abilities
Vampire Abilities: Normal vampire abilities, along with being faster than most vampires, and being able to read minds.

Anything else you would like to include:
Edward Cullen (born Edward Anthony Masen to Edward and Elizabeth Masen on June 20, 1901) is a vampire and a member of the Olympic Coven. Edward is the adoptive son of Carlisle and Esme Cullen. He is the adoptive brother of Emmett and Alice Cullen, as well as the adoptive brother of Rosalie and Jasper Hale.

After contracting Spanish influenza in 1918, Edward was transformed into a vampire by Carlisle Cullen, as the only alternative to death. Over the next ninety years the pair gathered a family of vampires around themselves, and devoted their lives to "vegetarianism".

Early Life

Edward was born on June 20th, 1901 in Chicago, Illinois. Though he has mentioned that he doesn't remember it too well, he grew up in an old-fashioned family life style. Edward wanted to enlist in the army during World War One while he was growing up. That changed, however, when he and his parents became sick from the Spanish Influenza in 1918. His father, Edward Masen Sr., died in the first wave of the influenza. Before she died, Edward's mother, Elizabeth, begged the doctor who was taking care of them, Dr. Carlisle Cullen, to do everything within his power to save her son. Carlisle acted on her wishes when Edward was near death himself. After Elizabeth died, Carlisle took Edward from the hospital, brought him to his house, and changed him into a vampire.

Edward had a rebellious period at the beginning of his vampire life and used his mind reading ability to attack the worst people of society. He later regretted this decision and returned to Carlisle's way of life in which animals' blood, not humans', is their source of sustenance . Over the next 80 to 90 years, additional vampires were created by Carlisle as a last resort for the nearly dead and left-for-dead and they became part of the Cullen family, known to vampires as a coven. Esme, a distraught, grieving mother of a dead child, became Carlisle's mate and Edward's adoptive mother. Rosalie Hale, a would-be socialite intended as Edward's mate, never became more to him than a sibling. Emmett Cullen became Edward's adoptive brother after Rosalie found him near death from a bear attack and fell in love with him. Already vampires, Jasper Hale and Alice Cullen sought out and found the Cullens and adopted themselves into the family after both escaping tragic pasts.

Edward, the only member of his family without a mate, never felt a connection to anyone in that way, although in his human life he'd expected that he would marry young, as was the norm.

Physical appearance
Edward is noted to be extremely attractive, like all other vampires in the series. He has often been described that his appearance is similar to the mythical Greek god Adonis. His skin is hard as marble, very pale, and ice cold, and it sparkles in the sunlight. His facial features are described as perfect and angular - high cheekbones, a strong jawline, and a straight nose and full lips. His hair, which is always messy, retains the unusual bronze shade that he inherited from his human life from his biological mother, Elizabeth Masen. His eyes, once green, are now described as topaz. His appearance changes if he goes long without feeding: his eyes darken, becoming pitch black, and purple bruise-like shadows appear beneath his eyes. Edward stands at 6'2", and has a slender but muscular body, and is physically still 17 years old.

Personality and traits
Edward is described as being charming, polite, determined, and very stubborn. He easily dazzles human females and persuades them to do his bidding. He often over-analyzes situations and has a tendency to overreact. He retains some of the traditional mindset and outdated speech from his human life in the early 20th century. Edward puts his free time to great use. The hours when humans sleep but vampires don't are spent reading books and studying languages and music, and is a virtuoso on the piano. Edward enjoys listening to a wide range of music, including classical, jazz, progressive metal, alternative rock, punk rock, but he dislikes country. He prefers indie rock to mainstream, and appreciates rock and classical music equally. Edward and his family all enjoy driving fast. A hobby of Edward's is collecting cars. He owns a Volvo S60R and an Aston Martin Vanquish as a "special occasion" car. He also gave his sister Alice a Porsche 911 Turbo as a gift. He bought a motorcycle to ride, but gave it to Jasper. He is described as a gentleman by Esme.

Powers and abilities

Edward is the fastest member of the Cullen family. He and Jasper are the best fighters in their coven, though they are not physically the strongest. His scent and voice are enormously seductive. Edward explains that like other vampires, he does not need to breathe, though he chooses to do so out of habit and because it is helpful to smell his environment. He cannot digest regular food, and compares its attractiveness for him to the prospect of eating dirt for a regular person. As well, like other vampires, Edward is not able to sleep. Edward also possesses the ability to read people's thoughts as they think them. This is different to Aro's gift (Volturi Clan) which is limited to touch but can access every thought ever heard by one.

Present Day
Edward lives in a large estate on the outskirts of Los Angeles along with his two brothers, Jasper and Emmett. His companion Marina lives there also. Morawena, Emmett's companion, visits often as she lives in a cottage on the Estate grounds.
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