Actress is sporting a new shade for a film role

Kristen Stewart is no longer a brunette.

The actress headed out in New Orleans at the weekend to have her brown locks dyed orange to play Phoebe in new film American Ultra

Kristen Stewart getting her hair ready for a new role,’ an Instagram snap posted by the salon read.

American ultra #awesomecolor#houseofhair.’

Kristen – who stars alongside Uma Thurman and Jesse Eisenberg in the flick – pulls a peace sign in the shot.

The 23-year-old star already seems to have won over fans with her bold new ‘do.

She’s a pretty carrot ,’ one commented next to the photograph.

Another added: ‘SHE’S PERFECT, REALLY PERFECT.’

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Beth Shearing