Fans are curious to know more about Pretty Little Liar star Ashley Benson and Twilight alum Kristen Stewart’s friendship after Benson posted a cosy snap of the two on Instagram.

Benson shared a picture alongside Stewart on social media as she congratulated her for her role as Princess Diana in the new film Spencer.

Following the sweet snap of the pair, some have wondered if they have ever dated. We explore Ashley Benson and Kristen Stewart’s friendship over the years.

Spencer (2021) | Teaser Trailer

Spencer (2021) | Teaser Trailer

Ashley Benson congratulates Kristen Stewart on Spencer portrayl

Pretty Little Liars alum Ashley Benson took to Instagram yesterday (Saturday 6 November) as she gushed about her pal Kristen Stewart’s role in the new Princess Diana movie, Spencer.

While sharing a snap of them both which saw Benson cosy up to Stewart as the Twilight star kissed the side of her head, she wrote: “Couldn’t be more proud of this special one. This movie had me in tears. Go see @spencer_movie out now.”

Following Benson’s post, fans are curious to know more about the pair’s friendship and if the two ever dated.

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Have they ever dated?

No. Despite the cosy snap that Ashley Benson shared to her Instagram, the pair have never dated and are just friends.

While Benson and Kristen Stewart have not dated, the two seem to be connected through their exes, with fans explaining how they are linked on social media in the past:

Stewart has been dating girlfriend Dylan Meyer since 2019 and recently announced they were engaged.

In the comments of one of Meyer’s recent posts with Stewart, Benson shared her approval of the couple as she wrote: “This is the cutest f*****g photo I love you two sooo much.”

As for her own love life, Benson, who prefers to keep her relationships private, is believed to currently be single following her split with G-Easy earlier this year.

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Ashley Benson and Kristen Stewart’s friendship explored

Ashley Benson and Kristen Stewart have been friends for a number of years, with the pair first seen together at a mutual friends wedding celebrations in 2017.

Later that year, Benson and Stewart were spotted a couple more times out together in New York. More recently, the pair were pictured together as they both attended film director Taika Waititi‘s birthday celebrations.

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