Birthday Keira Knightley
• Birthday Keira Knightley
Yesterday, March 26, 31 filled with the British actress Kira Knightley, whose roles in films such as "Pirates of the Caribbean," "Atonement," "The Duchess" and "The Imitation Game" made her famous all over the world. The woman, whose custom beauty captivated many men, the actress, who is able to transform into a variety of characters, Keira Knightley is considered one of the best British actresses of her time. Best as an actress - in our selection.
Pride and Prejudice (2005) ... Elizabeth Bennet
Director Joe Wright initially was against inviting Keira Knightley in your project, consider it to be too attractive. His opinion was changed after a personal meeting with the actress, deciding that a boy's character Kira great fall on its role.
Keira Knightley has always wanted to play Elizabeth Bennet, in fact - the actress considers himself the reincarnation of girls and often tells the press that her dreams of Elizabeth Bennet.
Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace (1999) ... Sabé (in credits: Kiera Knightley)
In many ways, the actress this role helped her resemblance to Natalie Portman, who plays Queen Amidala in the movie "Star Wars. Episode I: The Phantom Menace "(1999). The make-up Keira Knightley and Natalie Portman could not even distinguish the native mother. George Lucas invited her to the role of double Queen - Saba. Moreover, on the set of Kira sometimes had to replace itself and Portman. After the film, this fact has been noticed only by specialists and attentive audience, and many were convinced that both roles - and Amidala, and Saba - played by Natalie Portman.
The Pit (2001) ... Frankie
Keira Knightley was born on 26 March 1985 in Teddington (London, UK) in a family of actors Will Knightley and Sharman Macdonald. By the time the couple already had a son, Caleb, born in 1979. As admitted herself Kira later, the name of her father chose, who was an admirer of the Soviet skater Kira Ivanova. However, when registering the mother accidentally made a mistake in the spelling of the name, as a result of registering it as Keira.
Bend It Like Beckham (2002) ... Juliette 'Jules' Paxton
Keira Knightley in his youth suffered from dyslexia.
Doctor Zhivago (TV 2002) ... Lara Antipova
Grandmother and great-grandmother suffered from anorexia Kira. However, the actress insists that her thinness completely natural origin.
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003) ... Elizabeth Swann
In 2003, Keira Knightley has played the female lead in "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl." Appear on the screen in the company of Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom not only made the popular actress, but also close to the steps summarized Hollywood Olympus. After that, she starred in two subsequent sequels Pirates of the Caribbean. It is the role of Elizabeth Cyrus made very popular.
Love Actually (2003) ... Juliet
Cyrus was born as a result of a bet. The essence of the bet was as follows: if Sherman, actress mother, at that time left a career of actress and playwright who has decided to do, to sell his first play, there will be a second child in the family Knightley.
King Arthur (2004) ... Guinevere Despite the fact that the film shows the chilly cold weather, during the filming it was hot and was registered a record high temperature record for this time of year.
Jacket (2004) ... Jackie Price
Domino (2005) ... Domino Harvey
The film is based on the real life story of Domino Harvey, daughter of actor Laurence Harvey ( "The Manchurian Candidate"), has left the world of fashion to become a bounty hunter.
At the end of May 2005, FBI agents arrested Domino Harvey, a prototype of the heroine Keira Knightley in the film, with the party of amphetamines in the amount of one million dollars. The girl was charged with possession, drug trafficking and racketeering.
June 27, 2005 Domino Harvey was found dead at her home in Los Angeles.
Atonement (2007) ... Cecilia Tallis
Initially, the film's director Joe Wright wanted the role of the grown-up Briony played Keira Knightley, but she was from the beginning more than fell like the character of Cecilia. In addition, the actress wanted to get rid of it glued to the image of a young girl growing up on the turn and play, finally, adult and formed character.
The Duchess (2008) ... Georgiana
The advertising campaign of the film relies heavily on communication with Princess Diana, who was a direct descendent of the Duchess of Devonshire. At the same time, Knightley has been strongly disagree with all such references and allusions, insisting that her character is interesting in itself, without any comparisons.
A Dangerous Method (2011) ... Sabina Spielrein The plot is centered on persons the founder of psychoanalysis Carl Jung and Sigmund Freud, and their complicated relationships with smart and beautiful patient Sabina Spielrein.
Anna Karenina (2012) ... Anna Karenina
Meeting was attended by the mother of St. Petersburg, a brilliant young officer Count Vronsky met with the wife of an influential official of St. Petersburg Anna Karenina. Passion fire breaks out immediately, but their love is shocking high society. In a world ruled by prejudice and stereotypes, she will have to make a really difficult choice between family and all-consuming passion ...
The Imitation Game (2014) ... Joan Clarke
Niece Turing Ina Payne (Inagh Payne), agreed that Benedict Cumberbatch very well approached for the role of Alan Turing, but did not agree with the choice of Keira Knightley for the role of Joan Clark, saying that the real Joan was "quite simple" .
Everest (2015) ... Jan Hall
Rob Hall (Jason Clarke) is the first person to conquer Everest five times. And his wife Jen (Keira Knightley) is the second woman from New Zealand, climb to the top of Mount Everest (the first was Brady Lydia (Lydia Bradey)).
All scenes with Keira Knightley were shot in 6 days.