Sarah Michelle Gellar on Instagram and Why She Hasn’t Tweeted in Years

by Jeremy Spirogis
Sarah Michelle Gellar poses for cameras while attending the American Humane Hero Dog Awards in 2019

Chrissy Teigen is likely to be the mayor of Twitter however don’t count on Sarah Michelle Gellar to share her ideas on the social media platform anytime quickly. The former star of Buffy the Vampire Slayer a lot prefers Instagram. 

Sarah Michelle Gellar poses for cameras while attending the American Humane Hero Dog Awards in 2019
Sarah Michelle Gellar attends the American Humane Hero Dog Awards in 2019 | Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images

Sarah Michelle Gellar stays in contact with followers on Instagram

She could have performed a vampire slayer however Gellar slays Instagram. The 43-year-old often posts to her Instagram feed, giving her 3.2 million followers a glimpse at her life. 

Her throwback images function glimpses of previous appearing gigs comparable to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Cruel Intentions.

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And, after all, her husband and fellow actor, Freddie Prinze Jr., makes the occasional look. Gellar’s shut friend and Cruel Intentions co-star, Selma Blair, additionally will get a shoutout once in a while. 

Sarah Michelle Gellar on Instagram: ‘No one tells my story now but me’

Speaking with The Oprah Magazine in October 2019, Gellar provided up her tackle Instagram. 

“I think what’s nice is being able to dictate my narrative,” Gellar stated of the social media platform. “No one tells my story now but me and I’m in control of that.”

She continued, saying she will be able to join with followers on Instagram whereas sustaining “a life that is separate.” 

“Never before was that option open to people like me and I can give enough so people feel like they’re seeing what my life actually is really like, whether it’s my home life, my work life, my friends,” Gellar stated.

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“But I’m still able to go home at night and have a life that is separate from all of that. And it allows me to have that duality that I need to be able to function.”

Prinze Jr. and Gellar are mother and father to 2 youngsters. Their now-10-year-old Charlotte Grace Prinze joined the household in 2009. A son, Rocky James Prinze, 7, adopted in 2012. 

Twitter ‘became very overwhelming’, Sarah Michelle Gellar says

According to her Twitter profile, Gellar joined the social media platform in October 2013. However, she hasn’t tweeted since November 2017. Told by an interviewer that followers actually need her to start out tweeting once more, Gellar says to not count on it anytime quickly. 

“I know that I’m at a point in my life right now where I can’t dedicate the time that it actually needs because as you know I do it all myself,” Gellar stated. “And Twitter takes a lot.” 

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She continued, saying Twitter “became very overwhelming” at one level

“I wouldn’t want to answer one person and not the other and it just became very overwhelming to me,” she stated.

Gellar followers, don’t lose hope on a Twitter resurrection simply but.  

“That being said, it doesn’t mean that there isn’t a time in the future when it could happen,” Gellar stated, noting that she hasn’t deactivated her Twitter. 

As of publication, Gellar’s nonetheless sticking to Instagram.

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