Christmas-themed flick Happiest Season sees Stewart play Abby, who’s getting ready to fulfill her girlfriend’s household for the primary time as they head residence for the vacations – and who has large plans to suggest to her at Christmas dinner.
There’s only one drawback: Abby learns that Harper (Mackenzie Davis) has saved their relationship a secret from her household, she begins to query the girlfriend she thought she knew.
With an all-star supporting solid together with Dan Levy (Schitt’s Creek), Alison Brie (Glow), Aubrey Plaza (Parks & Recreation), Mary Steenburgen (Step Brothers) and extra, the hilarious and heartfelt romantic comedy is written and directed by Clea Duvall, who audiences would know for her work as an actor in exhibits like Veep and The Handmaid’s Story.
The function comes as former Twilight star Stewart just lately mentioned the immense stress she felt popping out as queer at a time the place she was one of many world’s most well-known girls.
The 30-year-old actress, who rocketed to fame in 2008 due to the wildly well-liked Twilight films, sat down for an interview for InStyle final month the place she candidly talked concerning the difficulties she confronted being open about her sexuality within the public eye.
“The primary time I ever dated a lady, I used to be instantly being requested if I used to be a lesbian,” Stewart stated.
“And it’s like, ‘God, I’m 21 years outdated.’ I felt like perhaps there have been issues which have harm folks I’ve been with. Not as a result of I felt ashamed of being overtly homosexual however as a result of I didn’t like giving myself to the general public, in a means.
“It felt like such thievery. This was a time frame after I was kind of cagey.”