Millie Bobby Brown Says 'Soul...

Celeb

Millie Bobby Brown Says 'Soul Breaking' Bullies Forced Her To Move School

Tara Walsh
Tara Walsh

03:22 22 May 2019


Share this article


Millie Bobby Brown opens up about bullying

Orlando Bloom sat down for a chat with Stranger Things star Millie Bobby Brown for Glamour Magazine this week.

The young actress opened up about her experience with bullying both online and in school.

'I was bullied at school back in England.'

 

View this post on Instagram

 

same ol mirror selfies ugh !!

A post shared by by mills ♡ (@milliebobbybrown) on

At just 15-years-old Millie was Unicef’s youngest Goodwill Ambassador last year for her work with anti-bullying campaigns.

'I was bullied at school back in England. So, it’s extremely important for me to speak out against bullying.'

 

View this post on Instagram

 

'straya

A post shared by by mills ♡ (@milliebobbybrown) on

'I actually switched schools because of it, it created a lot of anxiety and issues that I still deal with today.'

She continues, 'I have dealt with situations both in real life and online that are soul breaking...'

Millie talks the dangers of social media

'It genuinely hurts reading some of the things people have said.'

'Being in this industry we have become so aware of negativity and it’s made me appreciate the love so much more.'

'People receive so much love on social media and then only focus on the hate.'

 

View this post on Instagram

 

hey u :)

A post shared by by mills ♡ (@milliebobbybrown) on

Millie believes, 'Young people’s lives are increasingly under pressure.'

'First of all, I want to make sure that children are protected from violence and exploitation.'

'I also want to combat the negativity on social media – I have experienced it – it’s like a disease.'

 

View this post on Instagram

 

🌨💭🌨💭

A post shared by by mills ♡ (@milliebobbybrown) on

'Social media is one of the best places in the world and one of the worst – it counteracts itself.'

'It sends such amazing messages; it raises awareness of situations that need to be heard.'

'Nobody should say it isn’t a platform for positivity and change.'

'But then there are some really heartbreaking things to happen on social media and I have dealt with a lot of bullying online.'

 

View this post on Instagram

 

happy not valentines day 🌨

A post shared by by mills ♡ (@milliebobbybrown) on

Millie stars in the high anticipated third season of Stranger Things. 

Check out the latest teaser clip here.


Share this article


Read more about

Millie Bobby Brown Stranger Things

Live: Title

Description

Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Next up in queue

Title
Description
Duration

There are currently no podcasts in the queue

Go to podcasts

On Air

Fully Charged With Ed & Valeri...

Fully Charged With Ed & Valerie

06:45 AM-10:45 AM

Share

Up next

SPIN Hits With Louise

SPIN Hits With Louise

10:45 AM-02:45 PM

Share

SPIN Hits With Darren Regan

SPIN Hits With Darren Regan

02:45 PM-06:45 PM

Share

The Zoo Crew With Shane Bucks

The Zoo Crew With Shane Bucks

06:45 PM-09:45 PM

Share

SPIN Xtra With Tuáthla

SPIN Xtra With Tuáthla

09:45 PM-11:45 PM

Share

SPIN Session

SPIN Session

11:45 PM-12:45 AM

Share

Perpetual Motion

Perpetual Motion

01:45 AM-06:45 AM

Share

Fully Charged With Ed & Valeri...

Fully Charged With Ed & Valerie

06:45 AM-10:45 AM

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on