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Courtney Love: Frances Bean Cobain Originally Offered Bella Role in Twilight

By Michael Lewittes

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Courtney Love claims her daughter Frances Bean Cobain was originally offered the role of Bella Swan in Twilight.

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The Hole singer said on Thursday’s “The Howard Stern Show, “When she was 13 she was offered Twilight. She was offered Bella in Twilight.”

Love told the host, “That’s a true story,” saying her daughter didn’t even audition for the part, but “someone just saw a picture of her in a magazine and sent me the script.”

However, the singer says Cobain immediately rejected the purported offer, allegedly telling her mom, “That’s a sexist Mormon piece of sh*t.”

“It would have destroyed her life,” said Love.

Gossip Cop has reached out to reps for Twilight regarding Love’s claims, which she first made in 2010.

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