STARmeter
Top 500
Down 60 this week

Keira Knightley


The daughter of actor Will Knightley and playwright Sharman Macdonald. After she requested an agent at the age of three, her parents allowed her to work on productions in her summer holidays. Her first role was at the age of 9, in Moira Armstrong's A Village Affair (1995). However, Knightley's first high profile role came in 1999, as Sabe, Decoy ... See full bio »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and manager
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Keira Knightley? Add or change photos

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb: What to Watch - The One I Love

Interview with Charlie McDowell and Mark Duplass


Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 33 people
created 01 Aug 2011
 
a list of 37 people
created 11 Jun 2012
 
mar
a list of 31 people
created 30 Jul 2012
 
a list of 29 people
created 22 May 2013
 
a list of 29 people
created 6 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Keira Knightley.

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 24 wins & 53 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (51 credits)
 2014 Laggies
Megan
 2013/II Begin Again
Gretta
 2013 Once Upon a Time... (Video short)
Gabrielle Chanel
 2011 Neverland (TV Mini-Series)
Tinker Bell
- Part 2 (2011) ... Tinker Bell (voice)
- Part 1 (2011) ... Tinker Bell (voice)
 2010 Steve (Short)
Woman
 2010/I Last Night
Joanna
 2007 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Elizabeth Swann (uncredited)
 2006 Bloopers of the Caribbean (Video short)
Elizabeth Swann (uncredited)
 2003 Blooper Reel (Video short)
Elizabeth Swann (uncredited)
 2003 Pirates of the Caribbean (Video Game)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Gaijin (Video short)
Kate (voice)
 2002 The Seasons Alter (Short)
Helena
 2002 New Year's Eve (Short)
Leah
 2002/I Pure
Louise
 2002 Thunderpants
Music School Student (uncredited)
 2001 Deflation (Short)
Jogger
 2001 Princess of Thieves (TV Movie)
Gwyn
 1999 Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Sabé (as Kiera Knightley)
 1998 Coming Home (TV Movie)
Young Judith
 1996 The Treasure Seekers (TV Movie)
The Princess
 1995 The Bill (TV Series)
Sheena Rose
- Swan Song (1995) ... Sheena Rose
 1995 A Village Affair (TV Movie)
Natasha Jordan
 1993 Screen One (TV Series)
Angela
- Royal Celebration (1993) ... Angela
Show Show Soundtrack (5 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (76 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (22 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Starred as "Jennifer" in a modern adaptation of Molière's "The Misanthrope" at the Comedy Theatre in London's West End. She received a Laurence Olivier Award nomination and an Evening Standard Theatre Award nomination for her performance. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 7 Interviews | 38 Articles | 20 Pictorials | 132 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Kiera Knightley

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't think I can call myself an actress yet. I just don't think my skill level is that high. I hope that with every job it gets better. But until I'm good, I can say I'm trying to be an actor, but I don't think I've completely made it. See more »

Trivia:

The face of Chanel's fragrance 'Mademoiselle' (September 2007). See more »

Trademark:

Often stars in period pieces

Star Sign:

Aries

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Keira joins Everest - confirmed!! GemIsAFan101
i'm weakening gagafreddie
One of the most beautiful faces ever stickylikehoney1
Overrated in looks and talent ? scottrob36
Um guys... New project! LaLouisiane
Criticizing without promoting jackgreenmaven
Discuss Keira Knightley on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page