The 31-year-old has gained rave critiques for her efficiency within the film. Set over three days, it follows Diana as she reluctantly heads to Sandringham Home for a Christmas gathering with the British royals as her marriage to Prince Charles crumbles.
Directed by Chilean filmmaker Pablo Larrain, Spencer first screened on the Venice Movie Competition final month, with some critics touting Stewart, who rose to international fame in The Twilight Saga films, for a greatest actress Oscar nomination.
“I’m excited to convey it residence … We got here at this with such love. Even when everybody hated it, it sort of can be OK as a result of we actually did simply put all the pieces we had into it,” Stewart advised Reuters on the purple carpet.
“And we love her a lot and simply wished to grasp her … I hope everybody loves it as a lot as we love her.”
Spencer paints Diana as more and more remoted from members of the royal household and determined to free herself from stifling conventional guidelines. It additionally exhibits her shut relationship along with her sons, Princes William and Harry.
“I used to be influenced by Pablo’s audacious confidence … he actually was similar to ‘I feel you positively want to do that film with me’,” mentioned Stewart, who can be recognized for Seberg, Clouds of Sils Maria and Private Shopper.
“I couldn’t resist the temptation. She’s an actual draw. I used to be drawn to her.”
The London Movie Competition, which runs till Oct. 17, has seen a return to purple carpet premieres this yr following a primarily digital occasion final yr because of the COVID-19 pandemic.