Robert Pattinson ‘gets drunk to cope with the pitfalls of fame’

Last Updated: Nov 11, 2011, 15:11 PM IST

London: Robert Pattinson deals with unwanted attention that he gets being a big-time celebrity in a very unique way.

Pattinson,25, revealed that he wants to get really good at fighting or maybe get a gun for himself.

“I want to get really good at fighting,” the Mirror quoted the ‘Twilight’ star as telling Marie Claire.

“Then you can just walk down the street and fight back. Or get a gun.”

Otherwise, the actor said that he gets drunk to cope with the pressures of fame.

“You just wish that you could stay in a s**** hotel and be able to hang out with everyone,” he added.