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Keira Knightley

Keira Christina Knightley ( /ˌkɪərə ˈnaɪtli/; born 26 March 1985) is an English actress and model. She began acting as a child and came to ... More »Keira Christina Knightley ( /ˌkɪərə ˈnaɪtli/; born 26 March 1985) is an English actress and model. She began acting as a child and came to international notice in 2002 after co-starring in the film Bend It Like Beckham. From 2003, her appearances in the Pirates of the Caribbean film series took her to much greater prominence. Knightley has appeared in several Hollywood films and earned nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress and Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Elizabeth Bennet in Joe Wright's 2005 adaptation of Jane Austen's novel Pride and Prejudice. Two years later she again was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, as well as the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her performance in Atonement. In 2008, Forbes claimed Knightley to be the second highest paid actress in Hollywood, having reportedly earned $32 million in 2007, making her the only non-American on the list of highest paid actresses. Knightley was born in... [ Wikipedia ]

Keira Knightley is breathtaking in new Chanel Coco Mademoiselle advert

Keira Knightley has once again been transformed into ‘Coco Mademoiselle’ for Chanel’s latest perfume advert. She has been the face of the illustrious French fashion house, starring as its iconic founder Coco Chanel, since 2007 and her newest role is part of a series of mini films that ...

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Keira Knightley Supports Husband James Righton at Klaxons Show in Britain: All the Details!

Keira Knightley Supports Husband James Righton at Klaxons Show in Britain: All the Details! Keira Knightley is quite the supportive wife! The 29-year-old actress stepped out last night to watch hubby James Righton perform with his band The Klaxons at the Hare and Hounds pub in ...

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Keira Knightley Talks Destroyed Chanel Wedding Dress, Poses for New Coco Mademoiselle Campaign—See t...

Keira Knightley Talks Destroyed Chanel Wedding Dress, Poses for New Coco Mademoiselle Campaign—See the Pics! As the face of Chanel's Coco Mademoiselle fragrance, Keira Knightley never disappoints when it comes to looking incredibly chic from head to toe. The 28-year-old beauty, who ...

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Keira Knightley Recycles Her Wedding Dress For Charity Gala? Pictures

James Righton and Keira Knightley on December 3, 2013 at Paul Newman's charity gala in London. Credit: Mike Marsland/WireImage.com Love, actually! Keira Knightley recycled her wedding dress -- or selected a strikingly similar frock -- for Paul Newman's SeriousFun London Gala on ...

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The Breakfast Wrap: Keira Knightley's Freakishly Small Waist and John Travolta's (Almost) Apology

Here's what we're talking about today: Keira Knightley showed up at Paris Fashion Week wearing a Chanel outfit that emphazised her extremely tiny waist. There's gotta be some kind of optical illusion at play, no? John Travolta (sort of) apologized for mispronouncing Idina Menzel's name ...

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Spots like a Domino: Keira Knightley goes dotty for blue and white tea dress at Harvey Weinsteins' B...

Pretty actress Keira Knightley looked incredible at Harvey Weinstein’s annual BAFTA nominee dinner in Mayfair, wearing a mid-length white spotted dress with a black rock-chick biker jacket. The 28-year-old actress mixed a pretty blue and white tea dress with a studded biker jacket for ...

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Keira Knightley in Proenza Schouler at the Jack Ryan premiere: stylewatch

Keira Knightley in Proenza Schouler at the Jack Ryan premiere: stylewatch Making a style splash on the red carpet is hard this time of year, when every A-lister in the world is getting their game face on and Lupita N'yongo is taking the best-dressed prize at every event. But hats off to ...

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2014 Sundance Film Festival: Stars Flock to Park City, Utah Including Keira Knightley and Aaron Paul...

By Janice Somosot | January 27, 2014 5:55 PM EST The 2014 Sundance Film Festival which ran from Thursday, Jan. 16 up to Sunday, Jan 26, 2014 was attended by a lot of Hollywood stars who flocked to Park City, Utah including Keira Knightley and Aaron Paul. Other stars who were seen at ...

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Celebs Who Quit Twitter: Keira Knightley, Miley Cyrus, Kanye West and More!

Most recently, Keira Knightley revealed that she once secretly joined Twitter under a fake name only to permanently delete her account 12 hours later. "It made me feel a little bit like being in a school playground and not being popular and standing on the sidelines kind of going...

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Keira Knightley leaves Twitter in 12 hours

Keira Knightley joined Twitter but deleted her account just 12 hours thereafter, according to reports. LONDON: Keira Knightley joined Twitter but deleted her account just 12 hours thereafter, according to reports. The 28-year-old actress told Harper's Bazaar UK that it made her ...

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Adam Levine Makes His Movie Debut in Begin Again—Watch the Trailer!

The clip opens with Mark Ruffalo as an alcoholic music executive getting fired from his record company, while the Maroon 5 frontman's character is dumping his singer-songwriter girlfriend, played by Keira Knightley, soon after their arrival in New York City to pursue their music ...

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5 reasons ‘Love, Actually’ isn’t all it’s cracked up to be

Keira Knightley! Liam Neeson! Alan Rickman! But wait, there’s more! Martin Freeman! Chiwetel Ejiofor! Bill Nighy! Emma Thompson! Laura Linney! That guy from that thing! Enough already. To quote the Post’s Kyle Smith, Hollywood screenwriters who can’t come up with one good storyline ...

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Chris Pine's gritty first killing scene in Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

The thriller, which is due for release on January 17, also stars Keira Knightley and Kevin Costner. It was directed by Sir Kenneth Branagh who also has a featured role as a Russian villain. The trailer featured the tagline, 'When your life is a deception, trust no one' and the first kill ...

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Two lovers, Keira Knightley and Sam Worthington, flirt with temptation · Watch This · The A.V. Club

Joanna (Keira Knightley) and Michael (Sam Worthington) certainly fit the Allen profile in terms of wealth: He works in real estate, she’s a fashion writer (and part-time novelist), and the elevator door opens directly into their Manhattan high-rise apartment. Early in the film, they ...

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Jan Moir: The tragic old goats who fall for reality TV dolly birds

Keira Knightley was born to wear Chanel. Coco’s original designs worshipped slim, elegant, beautiful bodies like hers. Lagerfeld has carried on the tradition. This week, I loved Keira’s wasp-waist creation — but surely any woman can be a similar shape by wearing something boxy on top and below...

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Sundance, Keira Knightley, Lynn Shelton, Sam Rockewell

" Played by Keira Knightley in a Sundance Film Festival feature from director Lynn Shleton, Megan isn't sure she's ready to get married, isn't sure what she wants to do for a career, and isn't sure what she really thinks of a single man she meets (played by Sam Rockwell). In an ensemble ...

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Keira Knightley sounds off on feminism and women in Hollywood

Keira Knightley may be married, but she's still sounding the feminist horn for women in Hollywood. The English actress covers Harper's Bazaar UK's February issue and opened up about the male-dominated field she works in. The 28-year-old said she thinks "it's great that the discussions ...

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Review: 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit' dives into mild intrigue

As directed by Kenneth Branagh, who costars along with fellow Brit Keira Knightley, this "Jack Ryan" has the additional burden of being the fifth film celebrating the exploits of the wily operative previously played by Alec Baldwin ("The Hunt for Red October"), Harrison Ford ("Patriot ...

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Keira Knightley Spotted Twice in Baggy Overalls

Keira Knightley is known for her low-key, eclectic fashion choices. She lived up to her reputation a few days ago when she hit the shops in London on two different occasions wearing baggy denim overalls. Or, as they’re called in the UK, dungarees. Knightley’s apparent shopping ...

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The Richest Celebrities Under The Age of 30 in The UK: From One Direction to Emma Watson [PHOTOS]

Aside from the five cutie singers, Emma Watson, Robert Pattinson and Keira Knightley make it to the list. Who else made it to the top five richest British celebrities under the age of 30? After countless concerts and top-notch album sales, One Direction has become the wealthiest kids in ...

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