Robert Pattinson Talks Briefly About Kristen Stewart

Robert Pattinson has once again opened up about his relationship with ex-girlfriend Kristen Stewart.

Robert Pattinson Esquire
Robert Pattinson was interviewed by Esquire magazine

In an interview exclusive to Esquire UK, the Harry Potter star Pattinson was asked about the cheating scandal that caused his relationship with Stewart to end. Pattinson and Stewart began an initially low-key relationship when they both starred in the hugely popular Twilight series back in 2008.

Despite being frequently photographed together and an intense amount of media speculation, the pair did not acknowledge their relationship until Stewart was practically forced into doing so. In July 2012, Us Weekly published photographs of Stewart being affectionate with director Rupert Sanders (the two had worked together on the movie Snow White and the Huntsman), whereupon she released a public apology.

Kristen Stewart premiere
Pattinson spoke only briefly about his relationship with Kristen Stewart

Although just over two years have passed, Pattinson has admitted as recently as this May that he’s still in contact with his ex, and the new interview will only add to the intrigue. When quizzed about the incident, the British actor replied “s**t happens, you know? It’s just young people, it’s normal! And honestly, who gives a s**t! The hardest part was talking about it afterwards," he went on to say. "Because when you talk about other people, it affects them in ways you can't predict.”

MORE: Reviews round-up of The Rover, starring Robert Pattinson

In terms of his career, Pattinson looks to be spreading his wings. Having made his name in huge franchise blockbusters – Harry Potter and Twilight are two of the most popular film series in recent memory – he's putting his name to a huge variety of films. Last summer he finished a dystopian western entitled The Rover for which he is getting rave reviews, and there’s also films with Anton Corbijn and Olivier Assayas in the pipeline and, reportedly, a script being written specifically for him by Harmony Korine (Spring Breakers).


Tags: Robert Pattinson - Kristen Stewart


More Robert Pattinson

The Rover Stretches Robert Pattinson

British actor Robert Pattinson was just 22 when he landed the role as Edward Cullen in Twilight, and he instantly became a global pin-up, named...

The Rover Movie Review

While this atmospheric Australian Outback thriller has plenty of edgy action, it's also meandering and arty, refusing to fill in the details until filmmaker David...

'Maps to the Stars' For NY Film Festival, But It's All About 'Foxcatcher'

David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars is one of the more eye-catching movies announced for the 52nd New York Film Festival though the drama starring...

'Maps to the Stars': The Movie That Took 20 Years To Write [Trailer + Pictures]

Ok, so David Cronenberg's latest movie Maps to the Stars - which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in May - will more than likely...


Maps To The Stars Trailer

Havana Segrand (Julianne Moore) is an actress struggling with her insecurities and desperate to reprise her late mother Clarice's star role in the remake of...

Kristen Stewart Reveals Why She Doesn't Smile For Photos

The star of films including On the Road and Snow White and the Huntsman, Kristen Stewart is often accused of being moody in the mainstream...

Robert Pattinson Talks Briefly About Kristen Stewart

Robert Pattinson has once again opened up about his relationship with ex-girlfriend Kristen Stewart.Robert Pattinson was interviewed by Esquire magazineIn an interview exclusive to Esquire...

Robert Pattinson Opens Up About Ex-Lover Kristen Stewart's Cheating Scandal: "Who Gives A SH-T?"

Shortly after starring in the hugely popular 'Twilight' film series, Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart began an off-camera romance together, and at the beginning, despite...



Robert Pattinson Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Robert Pattinson

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All