Point of View
I mean the things that some celebrities do and the things they say, knowing their every move or word is been tracking in social media or the paparazzi is so alarming. My first gut reaction is did he/she really just say that? Did they just behave in that manner in the public sphere? Some celebrities live in a world where they fail to acknowledge that being a ‘celebrity’ is a privilege.
It’s not something destined to last forever; one’s popularity can be at its peak one minute and spiral out of control in a matter of minutes. Look at Justin Bieber, when he first arrived on the scene he was everywhere and adored by all, now the singer is in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons. His behavior has caused many to turn against him; some have even talked about deportation for the Canadian citizen.
I do suspect to some degree the celebrity lifestyle is a fraud that is placed onto the public time and time again. We see it so much on television and movies; we’ve come to accept it as a reality. That fraud just further ignites a celebrity’s notion that they are untouchable. They can become distant to fans, to the media and all the other outlets that are responsible for their fame.
Some celebrities have to acknowledge that the public is indeed responsible for their fame. At any given time it can be snatched away from them. Its okay to keep a distance from the crazed fans, but it’s important to acknowledge those who are paying to attend concerts, purchase books, watching your movies and television shows.
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