During an interview with critically-acclaimed actress Juliette Lewis for , the Cesar Award winner revealed how she almost lost her pals because of her boyfriend.
“I got really, really famous in literally a day, it was a bit like, ‘What the f**k?
“But then I made a really conscious effort of gathering them and being like, ‘I need you.’ Now they are really awesome, they’re all really protective.” The former child star revealed that she currently has a small group of friends whom she has known when she was still younger.
These people know who the real Kristen Stewart is and not what the media has been labelling her – which is a rebel actress who doesn’t like interviews and smiling.
The couple were also caught kissing on a balcony during the Cannes after-party in 2012.“The whole smiling thing is weird because I actually smile a lot.I literally want to be like, ‘Dude, you would think I was cool if you got to know me! “But so many people make so much money off these character traits that they have assigned me, and so many articles are written every single day about them, if they change my character, it wouldn’t make sense.” It’s been three years since the cheating scandal came out, but Stewart admitted that re-living the feeling of being in love at a young age was not that easy.August 2011: Kristen heads to London to begin filming November 2011: The duo continue their covert flirt assault, getting indelibly joined together at a hand and footprint ceremony in front of Grauman's Chinese Theatre in L. A week later, they don't bother trying to keep things hidden, arriving together at the premiere of .February 2012: The notoriously low-key couple attend a pal's birthday and their sweet PDA is plastered all over Facebook.