Kristen Stewart, known for her work in "Twilight," is expanding into new territory with a role in an adaptation of Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," directed by Walter Salles (left). The film opens in D.C. Friday. (Associated Press)

Kristen Stewart, known for her work in "Twilight," is expanding into new territory with a role in an adaptation of Jack Kerouac's "On the Road," directed by Walter Salles (left). The film opens in D.C. Friday. (Associated Press)