That same year, Stewart had a small role in the Sean Penn-directed adaptation Into the Wild.
For her portrayal of Tracy – a teenage singer who has a crush on young adventurer Christopher Mc Candless (played by Emile Hirsch) – Stewart received mixed reviews.
That year Stewart also played the role of Lila in the thriller, Undertow (2004).
Stewart starred in the Lifetime/Showtime television film Speak (2004), based on the novel by the same name by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Stewart appeared as teenager Lucy Hardwicke in In the Land of Women (2007), a romantic drama starring Meg Ryan and Adam Brody.
The film, as well as Stewart's performance, received mixed reviews.
Stewart, 13 at the time of filming, played a high school freshman, Melinda Sordino, who after being raped nearly stops speaking.
She starred alongside Robert Pattinson, who plays Edward Cullen, her vampire boyfriend.Stewart was listed as the highest-earning female actress in the Vanity Fair "Hollywood Top Earners List of 2010," with an estimated earning of .5 million. Her mother, Jules Mann-Stewart, is originally from Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia.She is a script supervisor and has also directed a film, the 2012 prison drama K-11. Born in Los Angeles to parents working in show business, Stewart began her acting career in 1999 with uncredited roles and a minor character appearance in several films.She gained notice in 2002 for playing Jodie Foster's daughter in the thriller Panic Room, which garnered her a Young Artist Award nomination for Best Leading Actress in a Feature Film.