She said: “I have definitely been dealing with that more in the last couple weeks of turning 18. [I’m] definitely seeing a difference between the way people act and the way the press and social media react to me coming of age. It’s gross."
The actress opened up about her experiences Tolga Akmen / AFP via Getty Images
Brown added: “[It’s] a good representation of what’s going on in the world and how young girls are sexualised. I have been dealing with that – but I have also been dealing with that forever.”
“I deal with the same things any 18-year-old is dealing with. Navigating being an adult and having relationships and friendships, and it’s all of those things,” the actress went on to say.
Discussing the backlash she received for appearing in a low-cut dress on the red carpet when she was younger, Bobby also said: “I thought, is this really what we should be talking about?
“We should be talking about the incredible people that were there at the awards show, the talent that was there, the people we are representing.”
As well as Stranger Things, Brown is known for her performances in Godzilla: King of the Monsters, Godzilla vs. Kong and Enola Holmes.
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