"The hardest part was talking about it afterwards," Pattinson added."Because when you talk about other people, it affects them in ways you can't predict.This is such a hard choice.' I was like, 'Are you kidding me?! The Robsten bubble begins and it's not long before murmurings of their on- and offscreen chemistry begin. June 2009: Tabloids explode with reports that Kristen and Michael have split.Summer-Fall 2008: Though Kristen is still dating Michael Angarano, she and Rob, as befits two costars, begin making increasing public rounds together, turning up at the MTV Movie Awards, their inaugural Comic-Con, the MTV Video Music Awards, the Rome Film Festival, and pose for a rather loved-up-looking photo shoot for magazine about the rumors of her and Rob and denies them, saying they are simply "good friends."May 2009: The gang relocates to Italy to continue shooting, with Rob and Kristen leaving temporarily to attend the MTV Movie Awards, where they tease the fans with their non-kiss kiss. Hardwicke later confirms that Robsten formed in the immediate aftermath. Throughout the relationship, however, she kept relatively mum about her personal life.Now, however, Kristen has finally put it all out there in an interview with London's .The Remember Me actor, meanwhile, is engaged to singer FKA Twigs.
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.
July 2009: The cast hits up Comic-Con, this time with Taylor Lautner positioned in between Rob and Kristen at nearly every press opportunity.
August 2009: A rather epic moment in the life of the Robsten chronicler.
franchise took a flying leap into the vampire-less pages of real life and down a deep, complicated spiral, Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinsonhave finally shaken the ghosts of their relationship's past.
The one-time co-stars—whose three-year courtship came to a screeching halt in 2012 amid a Stewart-driven cheating scandal— found a unique comfort in attempting to navigate the often debilitating highs and lows that accompanied their sudden skyrocket to super-stardom together.