The story, written in 1951, is largely autobiographical and follows Kerouac’s proxy, Sal Paradise (Sam Riley), as he travels across America with his friend and hero Dean Moriarty (Hedlund). Stewart plays Dean’s wife, Marylou.
The wild trailer offers a peek at the jazz, poetry and drug experiences embraced by the Beat Generation. The A-list cast also includes Viggo Mortensen, Kirsten Dunst, Amy Adams and Elisabeth Moss.
The drama, directed by Walter Salles, was first released at the Cannes Film Festival and later picked up for distribution by IFC Films and Sundance Selects. A release date has not been announced.
Kristen Stewart has got some moves! The actress hits the dance floor with actor Garrett Hedlund in the new trailer for the movie adaptation of Jack Kerouac’s “On the Road.”