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“I’d read the book and couldn’t really picture myself in the role of this handsome, perfect guy,” he says.
“I didn’t know how big it was going to be." He was romantically involved with his co-star Stewart for three years but the romance ended when she reportedly had an affair with her Snow White and the Huntsman director Rupert Sanders.
“I spent two months in England last year which is the longest I’ve spent there in six years, which was nice, but I always go back to England at Christmas time and get so depressed that I’m glad to get back to Los Angeles," he says. A and I guess it’s my home at the moment.” His current home is other people’s houses.
“I had this great house which I bought four or five years ago," he says. It was like Versailles, with an incredible garden, but I just stayed in one room.
“They don’t come into my orbit and I don’t really see myself in a lot of mainstream parts,” he says.
“I’ve never been part of the group that gets these roles.” He particularly enjoyed working on the low-budget apocalyptic thriller The Rover because it was filmed entirely on location in the scorching heat of the Australian outback, where he existed on a diet of “white bread and barbecue sauce”, and where there were no fans or photographers to pester him.
“I had a bit of a struggle at first because my life really contracted and I couldn’t do a lot of the stuff I used to be able to do," he admits.
"But once I got through that a year or two ago I just accepted my life is something else and now I can’t really remember what it was like before, So it’s much easier to deal with. Lawrence in the yet-to-be-released Nicole Kidman film Queen of the Desert and he is a wannabe actor and writer in David Cronenberg's Maps to the Stars which, like The Rover, was well-received at this year's Cannes Film Festival.
The 28-year-old actor refuses to go the Hollywood route of big houses, wardrobes full of designer clothes and roles that utilise his boyish good looks.
He has even rejected the idea of taking the near-obligatory therapy route followed by nearly every self-absorbed star in Hollywood, although he jokes: “I would love to go into therapy but it makes me too anxious.” Then, more seriously, he adds: “I’ve been talking to a lot of people about it and I don’t know.
I kind of like my anxiety in a funny sort of way and I like my peaks and troughs.
It was the role that, whether he likes it or not, made him one of the hottest and most in-demand young actors in the world.
He caused an army of female fans to leave their families and homes to follow him to wherever he was filming.