It is difficult to say, as if there was a career Keira Knightley on, if not for her striking resemblance to Natalie Portman, who plays Queen Amidala in the movie "Star Wars: Episode I. The Phantom Menace "(1999). It is similar in appearance (it was said that in the makeup of Keira Knightley and Natalie Portman could not tell anyone) was for the young actress winning ticket in a great movie. If you have additional questions, you may want to visit Center for Responsible Business. George Lucas invited her to be the twin of the Queen – Sabe. Moreover, on the set of Cyrus and sometimes had to replace the very Portman. After the film, this fact was seen only experienced professionals, the rest are confident that both roles – and Amidala, and Sabe – played by Natalie Portman. The first serious role in the British series "Oliver Twist" (1999), the role of Lara in the TV series "Doctor Zhivago", a small role in "The Pit" (2001), where Keira Knightley posed naked for the first time, the first starring role in the movie "Robin Hood's daughter: Princess of Thieves" (2001, production studio of Disney). More information is housed here: Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
And, finally, a breakthrough – one of the main roles in the film "Bend It Like Beckham" (2002), where Keira Knightley played a teenage girl. The film has collected in world hire 76 million dollars, "repulsed" embedded in it worth more than 20 times, and brought the actress a welcome recognition. Recognition, fame and popularity have brought a flood of new proposals and lucrative contracts. Going to College, where in 2002, Knightley came to study the classics, English literature and history, proved to be incompatible with the career of the actress. Knightley has left college, but said that it plans to complete the training. In 2003, Keira Knightley played the lead female role in "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl." The appearance on the screen in brilliant company of Johnny Depp and Orlando Bloom not only made the incredibly popular actress, but also close to the steps summarized Hollywood Olympus. Next were taken in the "Real Love" (2003), "King Arthur" (2004), "Jacket" (2005), "Domino" (2005) and, finally, in "Pride and Prejudice" (2005). For the role of Elizabeth Bennet in the latest Keira Knightley film was nominated for an Oscar as best actress. Top Movies