Kristen Stewart Said Wearing A Replica Of Princess Diana's Wedding Dress Felt Like A "Spooky Day"

    "Putting that on was a spooky day."

    Although some people would jump at the chance to wear a replica of Princess Diana’s wedding dress in a movie, Kristen Stewart said it didn’t feel as great as some might have thought.

    Prince Charles (R) and Lady Diana Spencer at St Paul's Cathedral

    Stewart, who plays Princess Diana in Spencer, got candid about what it was like to wear the unforgettable gown in a new interview with Entertainment Tonight.

    Kristen Stewart attends the Chanel Womenswear Spring/Summer 2022 show

    "When we put that dress on, it is embedded in a montage that kind of flashed her life before you,” Stewart explained about the scene.

    Formal portrait of Lady Diana Spencer (1961 - 1997) in her wedding dress

    “Even though the movie takes place over a three-day period and even though I play her as a speculatively 29, 30-year-old person, we still wanted to give a taste of the scope of her life," she said.

    The Prince (R) and Princess of Wales return to Buckingham Palace by carriage after their wedding

    "Kind of touch on every part, even if it was in kind of lyrical dance,” Stewart continued. “And the wedding dress is embedded in that montage and putting that on was a spooky day."

    Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales, wearing a wedding dress

    Thankfully, Stewart didn’t stay in the dress for long because they were only planning on filming a glimpse of her dressed as Diana on the late royal's wedding day.

    The Prince and Princess of Wales (L) leave St Paul's Cathedral on their wedding day

    "We didn't have to do the wedding scene but I still had one walk, walking outside of this castle," she shared. "I was like, 'Wait, but this is so particular.'”

    Charles, Prince of Wales (L) with Princess Diana on their wedding day

    “This actually does land on a very precise day of her life and [Director Pablo Larraín] was like, 'Take everything you learned about that day, all of your emotional responses that you have accumulated, put them all right here. What does it feel like to believe in an ideal that then becomes very, very apparently farcical? It's kind of just like, let your heart break in a moment.'"

    Prince Charles (R) and Princess Diana return from St Paul's cathedral, after their wedding

    "I was like, 'OK, got it. Let's go,'” Stewart added.

    The Prince (R) and Princess of Wales on the balcony of Buckingham Palace on their wedding day

    Spencer takes place in December 1991. The film follows Diana’s life over the course of an exhausting weekend when she plans on leaving her fractured marriage to Prince Charles.

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    The movie is set to hit theaters on Nov. 5. I can’t wait!

    Prince Charles (L) and Lady Diana Spencer on their wedding day