Presenting Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana! On Wednesday, Neon unveiled the very first take a look at Pablo Larraín’s upcoming movie Spencer, and it made us do a whole double take. Wearing a pink jacket and blond wig, Stewart utterly embodies the well-known royal on this snap. Actually, you might have informed me this was an previous photograph of Diana, and I may need believed you. “SPENCER is a dive inside an emotional imagining of who Diana was at a pivotal turning level in her life,” the actress mentioned in a press release.
Whereas that is sure to be the function of a lifetime for Stewart, her preliminary casting within the movie was met with some combined reactions from followers. Nonetheless, it looks as if Stewart is working laborious to show the naysayers fallacious. In an interview with InStyle in October, Stewart admitted she hasn’t “been this excited about playing a part in so long.” Along with nailing down the accent, she additionally added that she’s been pouring over biographies to get to know the late royal higher. “It is one of many saddest tales to exist ever, and I do not need to simply play Diana — I need to know her implicitly,” she mentioned.
The movie is ready to deal with one pivotal weekend in Princess Diana’s life, when she spent the Christmas vacation with the royal household on the Sandringham property in Norfolk, England, and determined to depart her husband Prince Charles. Principal pictures has formally begun, and the movie is slated to have a fall 2021 launch.
Picture Supply: Pablo Larraín