Here are a few highlights from the interview
Kristen talks fame: “I know that if you haven’t thought about how you want to present a very packaged idea of yourself then it can seem like you lack ambition. But, dude, honestly? I can’t,” says the actress. “People expect it to be easy because there you are, out there, doing the thing that you want and making lots of money out of it. But, you know, I’m not that smooth. I can get clumsy around certain people. Like if I were to sit down and think, ‘OK, I’m really famous, how am I going to conduct myself in public? I wouldn’t know who that person would be! It would be a lot easier if I could, but I can’t.”
More from Kristen, plus another photo from the shoot.
Kristen talks about the On The Road generation: “There is always going to be that seam of people who want things differently to the standardized version,” she said. “It’s not necessarily a rebellious thing, it’s just who they are. That world back then, it just seems freer to me than anything I could ever touch and I’m fully nostalgic for it, even though I wasn’t even alive then, ” states Stewart. “It’s the loyalty aspect of it all. I love being on the periphery with a group of people who have the same values that I do. People who don’t get off on fame, who just like the process of making movies and thrive.”
Kristen on becoming a blonde for the film: “I feel like my whole body rejects it, but it was really important for the character. It was like learning an accent!”