Peter Facinelli told the press that as soon as they got their roles, they were immediately told to stay out of the sun. The paler the actors were, the easier it was in the make-up chair for everyone.
The contracts probably took longer to create than the entire script. The first movie’s script was written in just 6 weeks. Nikki Reed and Jackson Rathbone learned how to play baseball with their left hands for the famous baseball scene and Kristen Stewart had to wear brown contacts to play Bella Swan. So, they all had to alter themselves in one way or another for their roles. I