Everyone’s favorite Kristen Stewart interview with BlackBook. Excerpts: Where do you live now?
I live in Los Angeles with my family. I haven’t moved out yet.
You are 18 years old, the age at which your peers are going to college. How is your life changing? Nothing is really changing. I have had a consistent working life. I go from movie to movie. That may sound like a lot, but I only ever do things because I need to do them. And nothing is changing.
People keep asking how my life has changed since Twilight. I’m pretty low-key.
I go completely 100% unnoticed in LA. And as for school, I have a future in academics, it’s just not a conventional, structured one. I can’t deal with the structure. I have authority issues. I don’t like to be told what books to read.
So you follow your own curiosity. Yeah, and I know a lot of actors who say that as a way of making excuses for not going to school, but I’m being entirely honest. I have that thirst, I just don’t need anyone telling me what to do.It also sounds as if a radical change in lifestyle would not be appealing. No, it wouldn’t! I still don’t know what it’s like not to be able to go
where I want. But I don’t think it will be a problem. I’ve always been
able to sneak by. Unless you are someone like Tom Cruise, I feel like
there are ways to get around that. My love for what I do outweighs the
inconvenience. And that is really all it is: an inconvenience.
Who do you hang out with? My friends are actors. My best friend is Nikki Reed, who is also in
Twilight. And my boyfriend, Michael Angarano, is also an actor. I never
thought I would date an actor, but he’s my best friend. I’ve known him
since I was 13 years old. I live in the Valley. I’m sort of a typical
We just sit around and play guitar and watch movies and
You got your start as a child. Did you always see yourself acting into adulthood? It was never a preconceived thing. It was always arbitrary, I think.
Subsequently, I became very passionate about acting. Now, there is no
reason for me to stop doing this. Photo: Fame.