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Keira Knightley

Keira Knightley

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Personal Biography

In June 2008, Sharman Macdonald, her mom denied rumours that Keria has anorexia - an eating disorder.

Keira is not techsavvy and says devices like email and Blackberry stops her from spending some much need time alone and without interruptions.

Professional Biography

Acting Skills

In June 2008, she revealed that nudity in films is not a problem for her. In June 2008, Emma Watson replaces Keira Knightley as the face of Coco-Chanel perfume Coco Mademoiselle

Movies / Filmography

Popular acting roles / movie scenes

Ranking / Recognition / Awards / Nominations / Postive comments

Comments / Negative criticism

Other Professional Information

Quotes by Keira Knightley

Quotes on Keira Knightley

  • "She takes chances, she's edgy, but she's always a lady" - Eva Mendes

Keira Knightley in News

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Rebecca Wang Entertainment Enjoys Front Row View of the Exclusive Chanel Metiers d'Art Fashion Show
Rebecca Wang, from Rebecca Wang Entertainment, has attended the latest Metiers d'Art Chanel show, which this year took place in Scotland

Parminder Nagra's ex demanding half of fortune in divorce battle
Parminder Nagra's estranged husband James Stenson has accused the actress of hiding her fortune, and is pursuing her through the courts to claim his share.

Perfect celeb pics used to teach kids about 'distorted sense of body image'
In a Government backed initiative, images of celebrities before and after they have been airbrushed, slimmed and enhanced are being used to help parents talk to their children about body image in UK.

Keira Knightley doesn't count celebrities as close friends
Keira Knightley has revealed that she does not consider her fellow celebrities to be her friends.

Keira Knightley hated music while growing up
Keira Knightley has revealed that she shunned music during her growing up days because she found boy bands "offensive".

Keira Knightley engaged to beau James Righton
Keira Knightley is set to marry her rock star boyfriend, James Righton.

Keira Knightly gets emotional on Chad charity trip
Keira Knightly was reportedly overcome with emotion on a charity trip to West Africa, after witnessing the plight of malnourished children who were living in poverty.

Simon Cowell swaps Botox for Shinso serum to stay young
Simon Cowell, whose devotion to Botox is no secret, has apparently turned to a more natural way of maintaining his youthful looks.

Keira Knightley wants to become Catholic
Keira Knightley has said that she is desperate to become a Catholic because she would "just get to ask for forgiveness."

Adele tops youngest Brit musician's rich list
Adele has become Britain's richest young musician as the singer's fortune tripled in the past year to 20 million pounds after huge sales of her album, '21'.

Keira Knightley dreams of returning to West End
Keira Knightley has revealed that she hopes to perform in the West End again soon.

Keira Knightley says Brits very curious about her spanking scenes in film
Keira Knightley has revealed that when it comes to her film 'A Dangerous Method', her fellow countrymen in England ask only about the spanking scenes in the movie.

Keira Knightley admits to "body anxiety issues"
Keira Knightley says that she tries to get over her body issues and is "incredibly self-conscious".

Simon Cowell named richest Brit celeb
Simon Cowell has topped the wealthiest British celebrity list, beating David Beckham, Sir Elton John and Adele.

Keira Knightley selected butt double in 'Domino'
Keira Knightley has revealed that she hates her bum and refuses to get it out in films.

I'm a secret West Ham fan, says Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley has revealed that she is a secret fan of West Ham United FC.

Charlize Theron and Carey Mulligan in running to play Princess Diana
Charlize Theron and Carey Mulligan have been tipped for the lead role in a 30-million-pound film about Princess Diana, which will be based on the years before her divorce from Prince Charles.

Keira Knightley's voice not strong enough for 'Bend It Like Beckham' musical
Keira Knightley has refused to star in the West End musical version of 'Bend It Like Beckham' saying that her voice is not strong enough for the role.

Keira Knightley practiced 'sex face' in front of mirror for new 'racy' flick
Keira Knightley has revealed that to get into the character for her new movie, she sat in front of a mirror to practice the facial expressions she would use during the filming of solo sex acts.

Brits obviously like spanking, says Keira Knightley
British actress Keira Knightley has said that only British people have taken a keen interest in the sadomasochistic scenes in her new film 'A Dangerous Method'.

Ashton Kutcher spends holidays with Moore look-alike Lorene Scafaria
About a month after his split from Demi Moore, Ashton Kutcher was spotted holidaying with writer-director Lorene Scafaria in Italy.

Keira Knightley feared hitting the web in 'A Dangerous Mind'
Keira Knightley has revealed that couldn't bear the thought of the scenes hitting the web in her new movie 'A Dangerous Mind'.

Keira almost turned down 'Dangerous Method' due to spanking sex scenes
Keira Knightley has revealed that she almost turned down her new film 'Dangerous Method' because she was afraid to star in spanking sex scenes.

Vodka shots helped Knightley through explicit sex scenes in new film
Keira Knightley has admitted that she necked vodka shots to get through explicit sex scenes in her upcoming movie 'A Dangerous Method' in which she plays an erotically charged mental patient.

Knightley resorted to football therapy after 'stressful' sex scene in film
Keira Knightley has revealed that she used football as therapy after filming kinky scenes in 'A Dangerous Mind'.

Duchess Kate crowned Britain's best-dressed woman
Fashion experts from the UK edition of American fashion magazine Harper's Bazaar have crowned the Duchess of Cambridge as the best-dressed woman of Britain in 2011.

Keira Knightley almost refused role in Cronenberg Film over spanking scene
British beauty Keira Knightley has revealed that she almost came close to turning down a lead role in David Cronenberg's disturbing new film, A Dangerous Method, as she feared the movie's spanking scenes would haunt her even after the film.

Keira Knightley to play title character in Tolstoy epic 'Anna Karenina'
Keira Knightley will be playing the role of Anna Karenina in a new adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's classic novel by Joe Wright.

Keira Knightley 'can smell sexual energy in a room'
Keira Knightley has revealed that she can smell sexual energy the moment she enters a room.

Daniel Radcliffe named richest under 30 Brit
Daniel Radcliffe has been named the wealthiest British star under 30, after amassing almost 52 million pounds.

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