Bryce Dallas Howard to play Victoria in Twilight Eclipse

Bryce Dallas Howard, daughter of director Ron Howard is about to become a serious household name with news that she has landed the role of Victoria in Twilight Eclipse.

Twilight film producers Summit Entertainment announced the casting change Tuesday, saying that Rachelle Lefevre will no longer be seen as Victoria after Twilight: New Moon.

“We are incredibly happy that Bryce has agreed to come into the franchise,” Summit’s Erik Feig said. “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.” Summit said that Rachelle Lefevre could not continue in the role due to scheduling conflicts.

Bryce Dallas Howard previously appeared in Spider-Man 3 as Gwen Stacy as well as The Village and Lady in the Water. She also played John Connor’s wife in Terminator Salvation.