Mackenzie Foy Confirmed For Renesmee Role In 'Breaking Dawn'

Mackenzie FoyIt's official: Cute-as-pie 9-year-old model-actress Mackenzie Foy will play Bella (Kristen Stewart) and Edward's (Robert Pattinson) half-vampire-half-human daughter, Renesmee, in "Breaking Dawn."

In a special note posted to "Twilight"'s Facebook page, "Saga" author Stephenie Meyer confirmed the earlier casting rumors writing:

Hi Everyone!

Congratulations to the Twilight Facebook Fan Page! 15 million fans! You guys never cease to amaze me. In other news...

Very excited about our new Renesmee, Mackenzie Foy. She's an amazing young actress and I'm excited to work with her. I hope everyone had an enjoyable summer!

- Steph

Mackenzie joins the ranks of previously announced "Breaking Dawn" newbies that includes Rami Malek as Benjamin, Maggie Grace as Irina,