Deadline broke the story, Kristen will be portraying Princess Di in Spencer which will be directed by Pablo Larraín. The film will focus on a three-day period in the early 1990s. The script focuses on the weekend Diana decided to end her marriage to Prince Charles.
In 1981, Diana married Charles in a lavish wedding watched by one billion people. During their marriage, they had sons William and Harry. The relationship became strained and they separated in 1992. They would not become officially divorced until 1996. Diana would be killed in a car accident the following year.