Social media has become a part of life and has indeed changed the way celebrities interact with the world. Through social media through which fans can get daily updates of their favorite actor or actress. He made a more accessible and consistent presence in the lives of fans. However, many celebrities have made the conscious decision to stay away from social media.
While some well-known artists and performers have realized they weren’t suitable for platforms after trying social media, few stars have made a commitment to never create social media accounts.
Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliff is one of the stars who are not on any social media. He once revealed that he didn’t have the “mental toughness” for the Internet. In a 2018 interview on E! ‘S Busy Tonight, he discussed his decision to refrain from creating an online profile. Daniel said, “I don’t like it, but I suck on it. I would get into fights. I don’t have the mental courage for the Internet.
Radcliffe also said he was not specific enough to handle social media on his own and was concerned that it would then become someone else’s responsibility. The Harry Potter star feels like if someone else is managing their social media, any sort of real authenticity would seem lost on it.
The actor maintained such a low-profile online presence that he became the target of a hoax claiming he tested positive for the novel coronavirus in 2020. The group behind the claim explained that ‘they were targeting the actor in part because he doesn’t have a big following online.
Kristen Stewart is also not present on social networks. Describing the reason behind it, she said, “I have nothing to do with public social media, engagement, but ultimately I want to be seen. It’s weird like we think we have more control over it now than we’ve ever had because we have it in our hands? But we don’t have one. Much cooler and more productive drastic things could be happening. However, fans get a glimpse of her life through her partner’s social media account.
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The Twilight actor told the New York Times that the franchise’s immense fame has calmed down now that he’s older, but he still doesn’t feel the need to be on social media. “People don’t joke with me the same way now that I’m older. When I was younger the paparazzi were crazy with me. I would leave a place and people would shout curses. but I can’t imagine it coming back to that. Do people really care more? he said.
Pattinson continued, “The gossip magazines are all kind of gone, and everyone’s just putting their stuff on Instagram anyway.” However, when the reporter pointed out that “not everyone” includes Pattinson, who doesn’t have website accounts, the actor replied, “Well, I’m old and boring. And I only have abs, like, two weeks a year.