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Kiera Knightley

Also Known As: Kiera

Kiera Knightley

Date of Birth: March 26, 1985
Height: 5'7"
Hometown: Teddington, London, England
Best Quotes:

I've had my body manipulated so many different times for so many different reasons, whether it's paparazzi photographers or for film posters.

I said: 'OK, I'm fine doing the topless shot so long as you don't make them any bigger or retouch.' Because it does feel important to say it really doesn't matter what shape you are.

I think women's bodies are a battleground and photography is partly to blame. Our society is so photographic now, it becomes more difficult to see all of those different varieties of shape.

Kiera Knightley (born Keira Christina Knightley in Teddington, London on March 26, 1985) is an actress and singer who made her debut in a TV movie in 1993. In ’99, she landed the role as Sabé in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace. Her first lead role was in Princess of Thieves in 2001, playing Robin Hood’s daughter. Over the years, her career grew and grew and after her breakthrough role in Bend it Like Beckham, she landed her largest yet in Pirates of the Caribbean. After that, her career skyrocketed, landing in filmes like Love ActuallyKing Arthur and Pride & Prejudice. In 2008, she decided to transition to more independent films.

Best Known For:
Kiera Knightley is best known for her role in Pirates of the Caribbean.

Personal Life:
Kiera Knightley began dating musician James Righton in February 2011 and the couple married in May 2013. On Dec. 12, 2014 it was confirmed that Keira and her husband were expecting their first child together.

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