Kristen Stewart Addresses the “Slippery Slope” of Solely Having Homosexual Actors Play Homosexual Characters – E! On-line


Kristen Stewart has a nuanced tackle the continued debate concerning LGBTQ+ characters and whether or not they need to be off-limits for actors who establish as straight. 

The 30-year-old actress, who stars within the upcoming Hulu movie Happiest Season, mentioned the subject throughout an interview with Variety that revealed on Monday, Nov. 23. The movie facilities on Harper (Mackenzie Davis) inviting her girlfriend, Abby (Stewart), to have fun the vacations at her mother and father’ dwelling, regardless of Harper’s household not understanding that she is a lesbian. 

When requested whether or not homosexual characters ought to solely be portrayed by homosexual actors, Stewart prefaced her response by mentioning that her profession has been a reasonably privileged one. 

“I take into consideration this on a regular basis,” the Charlie’s Angels star advised Selection. “Being any individual who has had a lot entry to work, I’ve simply lived with such a artistic abundance. You understand, a younger white woman who was straight and solely actually was homosexual later and is, like, skinny—are you aware what I am saying? I so acknowledge that I’ve simply gotten to work.”