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I was bullied for being tomboy: Kristen Stewart

tabloid Updated: Jun 07, 2012 17:42 IST

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She may be one of the most stylish young actresses in Hollywood but Twilight star Kristen Stewart says she was bullied for being a tomboy.

The 22-year-old actress, who always dreamt of becoming a writer or director, says she never considered being an actor because she refused to succumb to peer pressure, reported Showbiz spy.

"Look at a picture of me before I was 15. I am a boy. I wore my brother's clothes, dude! Not like I cared that much, but I remember being made fun of because I wasn't wearing Juicy jeans. I didn't even think about it.

"But it's not like I didn't care that they made fun of me. It really bothered me. I remember this girl in sixth grade looked at me in gym and was like, 'Oh my God! That's disgusting — you don't shave your legs!," she said.

Stewart says that she has been criticized a lot for not looking perfect in every photograph.

"I'm not embarrassed about it. I'm proud of it. If I took perfect pictures all the time, the people standing in the room with me, or on the carpet, would think, 'What an actress! What a faker!'."