Spencer - title that will see Kristen Stewart play Princess Diana - got an awards-season release date. Neon and Topic Studios has scheduled the feature for November 5. Pablo Larraín is behind the feature that takes place over three days in one of her last Christmas holidays as a member of the House of Windsor at their Sandringham estate. Now, the makers of the film have released the teaser of Kristen Stewart's Spencer.
The first teaser from the movie previews Stewart's haunting take on the beloved icon in a story that follows her coming to terms with the dissolution of her marriage to Prince Charles (Jack Farthing). The teaser shows the couple as they travel to the Queen's Sandringham Estate at Christmas, with their union having long since grown cold, and rumors of affairs and divorce plaguing their stay. Though they engage in typical holiday fare like eating, drinking, and hunting, Diana works through the inner turmoil of her personal life in a complete.
The film's official synopsis read, "The marriage of Princess Diana and Prince Charles has long since grown cold. Though rumors of affairs and a divorce abound, peace is ordained for the Christmas festivities at the Queen’s Sandringham Estate. There's eating and drinking, shooting and hunting. Diana knows the game. But this year, things will be profoundly different. SPENCER is an imagining of what might have happened during those few fateful days."
Directed by Pablo Larrain of Natalie Portman's Jackie fame, the drama is written by Steven Knight. The film also stars Timothy Spall, Jack Farthing, Sean Harris & Sally Hawkins.