Kristen Stewart

Actress

Deauville Talent Award 2019

Kristen Stewart is one of the most accomplished, talented and in-demand young actresses in Hollywood.  In 2015, she became the first American actress to be awarded a Cesar Award in the Best Supporting Actress category for her role in Olivier Assayas' Clouds of Sils Maria, in which she starred alongside Juliette Binoche. She received several other accolades for her performance in this film including the Best Supporting Actress prize awarded by the National Society of Film Critics, the New York Film Critics Circle et the Boston Society of Film Critics. In 2017, Stewart made her directorial debut with the short film Come Swim which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival that year.

Stewart was introduced to worldwide audiences in 2002 with her gripping performance alongside Jodie Foster in David Fincher's Panic Room. Her star took a huge rise when she starred as Bella Swan in the hit franchise The Twilight Saga, opposite Robert Pattinson. The series has grossed over $3.3 billion in worldwide receipts and consists of five motion pictures. She also starred in Universal's box office winner Snow White and The Huntsman directed by Rupert Sanders (2012); and in Walter Salles' screen adaptation of Jack Kerouac's On the Road, which premiered at the 2012 Festival de Cannes.

Kristen's career has displayed a challenging assortment of characters in additional films including: Rose Troche's The Safety of Objects (2001), presented in competition at the Deauville American Film Festival, Mike Figgis' Cold Creek Manor (2003), Jessica Sharzer's Speak (2004), Griffin Dunne's Fierce People (2005), David Gordon Green's Undertow (2005), presented in competition at the Deauville American Film Festival,  Jon Favreau's Zathura (2005), Mary Stuart Masterson's The Cake Eaters (2007), Sean Penn's Into the Wild (2007), Jonathan Kasdan's In The Land of Women (2007), Barry Levinson's What Just Happened (2008), Greg Mottola's Adventureland (2009), Floria Sigismondi's The Runaways (2010), presented at the Deauville American Film Festival, Jake Scott's Welcome to the Rileys (2010), presented in competition at the Deauville American Film Festival, Peter Sattler's Camp X-Ray (2014), presented at the Deauville American Film Festival, Richard Glatzer & Wash Westmoreland's Still Alice (2014), Nima Nourizadeh's American Ultra (2015), Drake Doremus' Equals (2015), Ang Lee's Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk (2016), and Craig William Macneill's Lizzie (2018). Notable more recent credits include Olivier Assayas' Personal Shopper (2016), Woody Allen's Café Society (2016), and Kelly Reichardt's Certain Women (2016), presented in competition at the Deauville American Film Festival.

Stewart will soon star in Justin Kelly's JT LeRoy, Sony's Charlie's Angels, directed by Elizabeth Banks, and as Jean Seberg in Amazon Studios film Seberg, directed by Benedict Andrews. She will also star in Twentieth Century Fox's Underwater, directed by William Eubank, which is slated for a January 2020 release.