The explosive scandal broke Twi-Hards hearts and almost ruined careers. From Kristen to Rupert and the wife he cheated on, let's see how all the key players have fared since those fateful photos surfaced..., and he spoke about his ill-fated relationship, saying, "S--t happens, you know? Although he's found new love, he's still faced with the same problems of being in the public eye.
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.
I hated it that details of my life were being turned into a commodity and peddled around the world." But as she's gotten older — and experienced firsthand more of the positive and negative sides to superstar levels of fame — she has realized that relationship struggles are a universal experience, and they affect "a greater number of people than just me.
It was an opportunity to surrender a bit of what was mine, to make even one other person feel good about themselves."Since going public with her subsequent relationships, Kristen reflects that in an ideal world, while she "would have kept [her] life private forever," she was ultimately confronted with the choice of not being able to "walk outside holding somebody’s hand, as I’m followed everywhere" or not being able to be fully present in a relationship."When I was dating Rob, the public were the enemy—and that is no way to live," she adds.
Kristen Stewart: In Kristen's public apology to Rob on July 25, 2012, she said, "I'm deeply sorry for the hurt and embarrassment I've caused to those close to me and everyone this has affected. I'm so sorry."The two made up and then broke up for good in 2013.
This momentary indiscretion has jeopardized the most important thing in my life, the person I love and respect the most, Rob. Last year, the actress referred to her fling with director as "the scandal" and spoke candidly about how the public turned on her. It's very innate, instinctive, f--ked-up, animal-like," she told , she said it had nothing to do with the scandal.
"I know people love to say, 'Oh, she doesn't give a...' like, no, I totally do, man!
director Rupert Sanders, then issued a public apology to Pattinson.
She's also moved on romantically to Stella Maxwell.
The two crashed a wedding in Canada over the weekend.
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." Stewart changed her approach with relationships after Pattinson because she had an epiphany that her experience could help others.