Kristen Stewart confirms 'Focus' role opposite Ben Affleck

Twilight Saga actress Kristen Stewart has confirmed that she will star as Ben Affleck's love interest in forthcoming movie Focus.

The 22-year-old will play Affleck's lover in the romantic comedy about two con artists. Affleck has previously described Stewart as 'terrific' to E!.

'I can confirm that rumor,” K-Stew told Huffington Post. 'It’s a comedy. I’m really excited about it. We start shooting in April.'

Focus is to be written and directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, who helmed Crazy, Stupid, Love.