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POP princess Mi­ley Cyrus plays op­po­site her re­al­life boyfriend, Aussie Liam Hemsworth, in movie ro­mance The Last Song.

Can you iden­tify with your char­ac­ter’s re­bel­lious na­ture?

I can be the biggest brat of all his­tory, be­lieve me. When I go home I fight with my par­ents (dad is mu­si­cian Billy Ray Cyrus), but over­all I would say we are a very close fam­ily. My mu­mand I are closer than any other mother and daugh­ter. It doesn’t mean I don’t drive her crazy. I do iden­tify (with the char­ac­ter Mi­ley plays, Ron­nie). This film was im­por­tant be­cause my mother lost her fa­ther at the same age that I am now. Ron­nie’s fa­ther gets sick and I un­der­stand what she goes through.

Did you have a hard time with the emo­tional scenes?

It was hard. I was up­set be­cause I was think­ing of how I felt when my best friend passed away, when you can’t breathe and are al­ways feel­ing sick and you can’t even turn on a TV. You just want ev­ery­thing to go away and you can’t hear mu­sic and you can’t do any­thing and that’s the way Ron­nie feels.

How do you think the movie de­picts first love?

I think that it’s por­trayed a lit­tle more ide­al­is­ti­cally than in real life, be­cause with first love you are prob­a­bly go­ing to get your heart bro­ken. That’s just the way life works. For me, with ev­ery re­la­tion­ship I feel I’ve gained a lot more each time be­cause I feel stronger. And that’s what it’s like with Will (Hemsworth) and Ron­nie.

What makes a kiss­ing scene look re­al­is­tic?

The best thing that I learned on my show was that you be­come re­ally, re­ally good friends with your light­ing guys. You get the moody light­ing and it looks great. I re­ally feel the kiss­ing scene is the most beau­ti­ful scene.

What kind of guys do you find at­trac­tive?

I amvery spon­ta­neous and like to be with some­one who en­joys go­ing with the flow.

Can you dis­cuss the new mu­sic video When I Look

at You.

It looks at how ev­ery­thing else can be fall­ing apart, but if you have that one per­son you love, then ev­ery­thing will come to­gether. We­made the mu­sic video very sim­ple. Noth­ing else ex­cept Liam and I.

Werethere any on-set bloop­ers?

I was wear­ing a very fancy dress for one scene. Liam told me it was our last day shoot­ing the scene, so I ran into the ocean wear­ing it. Ap­par­ently we still had three more takes to do.

What do you do to re­lax?

I love be­ing at my house in Nashville, be­cause I’m a lit­tle bit of a tomboy and we have dirt bikes and horses.

Han­nah Mon­tana, Dis­ney Chan­nel, 11am Mon-Fri, 11.30am Satur­day. The Last Song is avail­able on Dis­neyDVDand Blu-ray.

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