More
    HomeFashionHarry Styles and Olivia Wilde on Coping With Fan Criticism

    Harry Styles and Olivia Wilde on Coping With Fan Criticism

    Harry Styles’ teen-turned-adult heartthrob status has earned him thousands of fans, a minority of whom are extremely, vocally critical of whoever he dates on social media. Styles and his girlfriend of nearly two years, Don’t Worry Darling director Olivia Wilde, spoke a little to Rolling Stone about what it’s been like coping with this.

    Styles didn’t mention Wilde directly, but he did explain why he has kept his love life private. “I’ve never talked about my life away from work publicly and found that it’s benefited me positively,” he said. “There’s always going to be a version of a narrative, and I think I just decided I wasn’t going to spend the time trying to correct it or redirect it in some way.”

    Despite those boundaries he set, sometimes, “other people blur the lines for you,” he continued, adding that very early into dating someone, he has to talk about the fringe part of his fan base. “Can you imagine going on a second date with someone and being like, ‘Okay, there’s this corner of the thing, and they’re going to say this, and it’s going to be really crazy, and they’re going to be really mean, and it’s not real.… But anyway, what do you want to eat?’” he explained.

    He said that he wonders himself how best to respond when the commentary gets too loud. “It’s obviously a difficult feeling to feel like being close to me means you’re at the ransom of a corner of Twitter or something,” he said. “I just wanted to sing. I didn’t want to get into it if I was going to hurt people like that.”

    Wilde addressed her own experience with his fans diplomatically, describing them as “deeply loving people” on the whole. “What I don’t understand about the cruelty you’re referencing is that that kind of toxic negativity is the antithesis of Harry, and everything he puts out there,” she said. “I don’t personally believe the hateful energy defines his fan base at all. The majority of them are true champions of kindness.”

    Alyssa Bailey is the senior news and strategy editor at ELLE.com, where she oversees coverage of celebrities and royals (particularly Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton). She previously held positions at InStyle and Cosmopolitan. When she’s not working, she loves running around Central Park, making people take #ootd pics of her, and exploring New York City.

    Read The Full Article Here

    RELATED ARTICLES
    - Advertisment -

    Most Popular

    Heidi Klum Was Asked About The Worst Date She’s Ever
    Cardi B Reportedly Replied To A Sexist Tweet Accusing Her
    19 Celebs Who Made The Leap From Child Star Or
    Drag Queen Valencia Prime Collapses & Dies Mid-Performance
    Inu-Oh review – elaborate blend of history and folklore
    Silent Witness announces Amanda Burton return for 25th anniversary
    Devotion – first-look review
    Our Girl season 4: Captain James’ return ‘sealed’ as Georgie
    Uncoupled | Official Trailer
    Emily in Paris Season 3: Netflix Confirms December Return, and
    How Well Do You Know Popular Black Television Shows? |
    Manifest: Netflix Drops Spoiler-Filled Season 4 Trailer, and We Have
    Chat Pile Share New Video for “The Mask”
    Giovannie and the Hired Guns Drop Tuba-Featuring Track ‘Overrated,’ Announce
    Dici’s Drops New Single “Beautiful Collision”
    “Cooler If U Did” by Little Hurt
    Kim Greer Guests on The Happy Hour Podcast Friday June 17th, 2022 7 PM EST/ 4 PM PST On YouTube Live
    Beacon Audiobooks Releases “NFL 1970” Written By Author Ian S. Kahanowitz
    Beacon Audiobooks Releases “The Apple Doesn’t Fall Far” By Author Mary Ellen Bramwell
    Beacon Audiobooks Releases “The Things In Heaven and Earth” By Author Michael Scott Hopkins
    Bulgari Film Stars Zendaya—and a 4 kg Emerald
    Siera Bearchell Recalls Starving Herself for Miss Universe Canada
    Makeup Artists Say These 6 Moisturisers Will Age You in
    Beauty Editors Don’t Want Me to Tell You About Their
    Slasherverse
    30 Days of Streaming Horror Adaptations for October Thrills
    Random Horror Sound Effect
    ‘Wednesday” Comes To Netflix November 23rd