After the band 100 Monkeys from 2008 to 2012, the actor who played Jasper Hale continued to make TV and small movies after Twilight Saga ended, but also focused on making more music, dropping a solo album called American Spirit Blues
In one of those bizarre turns of luck that turned out to be OK, Rathbone boarded a Jetblue flight in 2014 that had to make an emergency landing after the engine exploded. He tweeted everything about it, including how he and his wife have been since 2013, Sheila Hafsadi, and then-2-year-old son, Monroe, must exit via the emergency slide.
He returned to Austin, Texas, with Sheila and their three children: Monroe, daughter Presley and son Felix, who was born in January 2020.
A video he posted of himself on April 7, 2020, playing his guitar turned into a comment from him twilight sister Nikki Reed, who wrote, “Omg it misses you! Imagine Portland and many nights watching you play 25 interactions at once and absolutely amazed at your multi-tasking skills.”