Kristen Stewart has had a fascinating career over the years. From her breakout Twilight until her rise as a true indie talent to watch, into a lesbian icon, it has been an interesting advance. Now, after Emma Corrin played Princess Diana The crownStewart steps into the role of the royal who has fascinated the world – before and after her tragic death Spencer
The first photo for the movie, which is directed by JackiePablo Larrain, was released. Stewart certainly slipped into the role of Diana with the image. It’s really a bit of a creepy valley when you look at her. What is Kristen Stewart’s new movie about? Why does she play Diana? Here’s everything you need to know.
What is Kristen Stewart’s movie? Spencer about?
Spencer follows Diana (Stewart) over a weekend as she spent a Christmas break at the Sandringham Estate in Norfolk with the Royal Family. It is here where Diana decided to leave Prince Charles and the royal life. What happened during that weekend? What happens in the movie? According to Kristen Stewart in a statement: a lot of
She said, “Spencer is a plunge into an emotional depiction of who Diana was at a pivotal turning point in her life. It is a physical statement of the sum of her parts, beginning with her first name; Spencer. It’s a poignant attempt for her to get back to herself as Diana strives to stick to what the name Spencer means to her. “It definitely sounds like Kristen Stewart’s latest movie is going to be an interesting character study.
Who else is involved with? Spencer
Starring Kristen Stewart as Diana, the cast is rounded out by Timothy Spall (Mr. Turner), Sally Hawkins (The shape of water) and Sean Harris (Mission: Impossible – FalloutThe movie was written by Stephen Knight Locke Peaky blindersPablo Larrain will once again direct the film.
This wouldn’t be the first time Larrain has explored a famous woman at a pivotal moment in her life. In 2016 Jackie, starring Natalie Portman, we follow the former First Lady in the week after her husband’s murder and relationships with those around her as she deals with his loss. It earned Portman a Best Actress nomination at the Academy Awards.
Needless to say, it would be interesting to see how Spencer will play with what Larrain spawned Jackie. At the very least, it sounds like the two films would be interesting accompaniments to each other.
Is there anything else we should know?
Details about the film remain relatively sparse. Filming has clearly started recently for the Kristen-Stewart-led movie. Hopefully it could be released in the fall of 2021, but in these COVID times? We don’t know when it will be released. This is just a lot, skip and a prayer, you know? Either way, it’s clear that the hope is up Spencer is to be an Oscar contender.
If Kristen Stewart really shows off her acting in the movie, then chances are there will be a ton of award nominations when that time comes. Jackie earned Portman a ton of accolades, both won and in terms of nominations. It will be interesting to see if the same is true of Stewart as a leader Spencer.
Either way, the project sounds interesting to watch. Stewart clearly chooses her roles that either let her go or have something important to say. In an interview with Variety of Spencer, Knight said, “Talking to people who knew her and trying to get a picture of this person – who this person really was – who was an ordinary person in extraordinary situations is the way I think about her.”
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