They split in July 2012 after Kristen was spotted locking lips with director Rupert Sanders.And while they briefly seemed to be working things out for the final fans fell head over heels for Ian's portrayal of bad boy vampire Damon, and clearly Nina felt the same way.It would be silly to say I don’t care what people think of my work and who I am, but stuff is polarizing, period.” Further recalling what it was like when she became an overnight A-lister thanks to her role as Bella Swan in the book-turned-movies, Stewart adds, "I used to try too hard, because I was nervous. I’ve just grown out of it." In an exclusive interview with ET in October, Stewart also opened up about how she's come to deal with being in the public eye."I think it takes a minute to sort of acclimate to communicating with so many people at one time, with like, 'the masses,' you know," she shared.co-star, Robert Pattinson, she's altered her outlook when it comes to talking about her love life."I wasn’t hiding anything," she says of not speaking much about Pattinson, 30, while they were dating.
"Considering I had so many eyes on me, I suddenly realized [my private life] affects a greater number of people than just me," she explains. "We did one day of auditions and a bunch of guys came in.Catherine Hardwicke, the director, afterwards was like, 'What do you think? It was sort of perfect."Spring 2008: Filming on the first movie of the franchise, , takes place in Vancouver.The Twilight co-stars began dating in 2008, before splitting in 2014, with the actress claiming the relationship became “not real life”. It’s not that I want to hide who I am or hide anything I’m doing in my life,” she added.“People wanted me and Rob to be together so badly that our relationship was made into a product,” Stewart told The New York Times. “It’s that I don’t want to become a part of a story for entertainment value.” Stewart recently said that she is “happier” since going public about her sexuality.