Although he’s definitely not complaining about being one of the most adored men on the planet right now, Robert Pattinson shared the downside of being in the Twilight films, dishing exclusively to OK!’s sister mag in London.
While in London promoting New Moon, the vampire hottie tells OK! UK that being in Twilight has ruined his hopes of having a music career.
“I really miss it [music]. I’m afraid of being overshadowed by [Twilight] a bit,” he explained. “That’s why I haven’t done any gigs or released anything for ages.
“I think it makes you set your standards higher because you need to overshadow this massive thing,” Rob added. “It’s tough.”
Rob misses out on other things a 23-year-old is accustomed to enjoying beyond his music.
“I miss driving. I never had a car in London so I got one when I went to LA. But I’ve only had three months of driving (on my own) before I got started being followed by 10 cars at once,” he said. “Now I’m too scared to drive.”
But Rob is trying to learn how to cope with all the attention he has been getting from fans.
“I wear loads of layers so they can’t see me hyperventilating.”