updated 05/07/2010 AT 3:00 PM ET
•originally published 05/07/2010 AT 5:00 PM ET
If there’s someone who can get people to open up about their private lives, it’s Oprah Winfrey. And looks like the talk show queen has done it again, although this time it all went down when the cameras weren’t rolling.
Before sitting down with the cast of The Twilight Saga: Eclipse this week for The Oprah Winfrey Show, Winfrey and the gang reportedly went over the questions she was going to ask them.
Knowing she had to “go there” – asking Robert Pattinson, 23, and Kristen Stewart, 20, if they are indeed dating as blogs have been speculating for months – Winfrey told the two she wouldn’t press too hard on the dating question during the interview as long as “they told her [off camera] what was really going on,” E! Online reports.
“Both Rob and Kristen’s people and Summit [Entertainment] then confirmed ahead of time [Rob and Kristen] are together and are dating,” says a source who was at the taping of the episode, set to air May 13. “One hundred percent.”
When asked the question, Pattinson and Stewart, who said she’ll never discuss her love life, “could totally give the coy nonanswer answer (Rob joked Kristen was pregnant, Kristen joked Rob was having the baby),” adds the source, “and [Oprah] wouldn’t press it too hard on air.