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Keira Knightley Bio 9/4/08
Keira Knightley is a British actress. She started working at 7 years old. Keira has played in several different movies and TV shows.
She was born on March 26, 1985. She was born with dyslexia. She grew up near Richmond, England. Keira has abrother named Caleb Knightley. Her parents are both former actor and actress.
Keira attended Teddington School. When she was 9 she was apart of the movie “Village Affair“. She played as Natasha Jordan. She also played a princess at the age 11 in “Treasure Seekers“. Keira played in “Coming Home” in 1998. As a teenager she took acting classes at a youth club. Keira a decoy in the “Star Wars :Episode 1- The Phantom Menace. She was chosen because she looked like Natalie Portman. In 2001 Keira was asked to play in the TV show “Princess of Thieves”. She also played in “Robin Hood“, And “Bend It Like Beckham”.
In 2003 Keira was chosen to represent the British Dyslexia Association.
After many movies she stared in “Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl“. She played as Elizabeth Swann. Other co- stars are Johnny Depp, and Orlando Bloom. Later on they made 2 other movies of the “Pirates of the Caribbean”. She also was in the movie “Pride and Prejudice”. Keira has learned many things to play in these movies. She is a very talented actress. Keira Knightley has come a long way to achieve her dreams.
Article posted September 4, 2008 at 07:11 PM •
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