Bella Swan of ‘Twilight’ named favourite movie mum
London: Kristen Stewart`s character Bella Swan in the final instalment of ‘Twilight’ has been named Britain`s favourite movie mum in a Mother`s Day poll.
The 22-year-old actress has topped an Empire Cinemas poll of the nation`s favourite cinematic mothers ahead of Mother`s Day, beating the likes of Marge Simpson and Meryl Streep`s `Mamma Mia!` character, reported Femalefirst.
"Our customers` opinions are incredibly important to us and we wanted to give them a chance to vote for their favourite movie mum. Cinema goers have chosen three very different but equally amazing characters in film to top the poll," said Jon Nutton, marking director for Empire Cinemas.
Meanwhile, beloved animated character Marge Simpson was voted Funniest Movie Mum in the poll after making her big screen debut in 2007`s `The Simpsons Movie`.
The blue-haired mother-of-three beat Meryl Streep`s Donna in `Mamma Mia!` and John Travolta`s cross-dressing role as Edna Turnblad in `Hairspray`.
`American Pie` cougar `Stifler`s Mom`, played by Jennifer Coolidge, was named Most Embarrassing Movie Mum in the poll beating Marge and Donna.