Howard to play Twilight villain

Terminator’s Bryce Dallas Howard confirms Twilight role

Bryce Dallas Howard has confirmed that she will replace Rachelle Lefevre in the third instalment of the Twilight franchise.

The Terminator Salvation star will take over the role of Victoria, a villainous vampire with a grudge against Bella (Kristen Stewart), in Eclipse:

“We are incredibly happy that Bryce has agreed to come into the franchise,” said Erik Feig, Summit Entertainment’s President of Worldwide Production and Acquisitions.

“Rachelle brought Victoria to great screen life and Bryce will bring a new dimension to the character. The franchise is lucky to have such a talented actress as Bryce coming in to fill the role.”