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Keira Knightley eyeing up The Typist film role

April 13th, 2014 2:05pm EDT
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Keira Knightley is considering a role in Fox's adaptation of 'The Typist'.

The 29-year-old actress is in talks to star in the forthcoming film based on Michael Knight's 2010 book of the same name, which chronicles the early rehabilitation of the Pacific Theatre of the Second World War.

The screen beauty said: "There's a book called 'The Typist' which the lovely people at Fox are kindly trying to develop for me. My agents found it and gave it to me to read. It has two really good female roles in it, so we shall see."

Knightley was catapulted to the spotlight following her role in 'Bend It...
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Keira Knightley's 'extreme' lifestyle

April 13th, 2014 4:20am EDT
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Keira Knightley says she can't have a personal life while working on films.
The 'Anna Karenina' actress' schedule so extremely busy when she's on set that she doesn't ever have the time to catch up with her close friends because of her "extreme" lifestyle.
She said: "When I'm not working it's really about seeing as many friends as possible and making sure I'm there in their lives. The way I work is extreme. You can't really have a personal life if you're working on films all the time. There's Skype, but, really, there's just no way of doing it.
"The hours are so long, you're always in a di...
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Keira Knightley recycled wedding gown for memories

April 10th, 2014 1:20am EDT
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Keira Knightley wore her recycled Chanel dress on her wedding day because she'd had "brilliant" memories in it.
The 'Anna Karenina' star chose to marry her beau James Righton in the pale pink designer frock, which she first wore at the pre-BAFTA party in 2009, because she wanted to get hitched in a gown with sentimental value.
She said: "It was something old, something new, something borrow and something blue. I had something old, which was the dress. But it's a dress that I've always had a brilliant time in. Every time I've worn it they've been brilliant nights. I wanted to be able to danc...
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Keira Knightley cheered on James Righton

April 1st, 2014 6:20pm EDT
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Keira Knightley cheered on James Righton as his band kicked off their new tour.
The 29-year-old actress was spotted supporting her husband's group The Klaxons during their gig at the Hare and Hounds pub in Birmingham, England on Monday night (03.31.14).
A source told E! News: "It was the first time the band had played at the Hare and Hounds and Keira stayed for the night and was dancing the entire time, which I'm pretty sure is the sign of someone having a good time.
"I've heard from the small number of people who did manage to meet her on the night that she thoroughly lovely, sweet, polite...
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Keira Knightley: Acting helps build who I am

March 30th, 2014 6:20pm EDT
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Keira Knightley says acting helps her build who she is.
The 29-year-old actress - who was catapulted to the spotlight after starring in 2003's 'Pirates of the Caribbean' - still gets nervous when she's preparing for a role and believes she's continually learning from her experiences in the industry.
She said: "I'm still just as stressed out when I start a film shoot and I'm not happy with everything that I do.
"But with time and each new film, I continue to learn, unlearn and learn again. And therefore to build who I am."
Although Keira's alter-egos have always been in "horrific" situation...
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Jamie Dornan slams 'hideous' paparazzi culture

March 14th, 2014 1:20pm EDT
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Jamie Dornan thinks the paparazzi culture is "hideous".
The hunky Irish actor - who has been cast as S&M obsessed billionaire Christian Grey in the X-rated 'Fifty Shades of Grey' movie - got his first taste of fame in 2003 when he dated Keira Knightley for two years and was horrified by the way the A-list beauty was hounded like an animal by "perverted" snappers.
He told the London Evening Standard newspaper: "It was a strange environment to find yourself in, being hounded and followed. It's really hideous. F**king hell, [the paparazzi] are cretins. I couldn't have less respect for those gu...
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Fashion Fails: Keira Knightley, Katy Perry, Anne Hathaway, More

March 9th, 2014 7:03pm EDT
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It's Fashion Fail Time! That means we take a break from letting you know how good all of your favorite stars look to show the other side of fashion: the fails!

We actually had a pretty tame Oscars red carpet in terms of fashion fails - check out the best and worst fashion from the Oscars here. Now, on to the failures:
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Keira Knightley campaigns for women in Afghanistan

March 6th, 2014 9:20pm EST
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Keira Knightley and Salma Hayek are campaigning for women's rights in Afghanistan.
The actresses are among a number of celebrities who have put their name to a letter which has been sent to UK Prime Minister David Cameron ahead of International Women's Day on March 8, asking him to assure help in the country.
Afghanistan has a fragile political infrastructure, and while its people are embracing great change in 2014 - with elections and the withdrawal of international troops - many are concerned about how women, whose rights have increased a great deal in the last decade, will be treated in...
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Dress Battle: Rihanna Vs Keira Knightley - Who Wore The 'Optical Illusion' Dress Better?

March 6th, 2014 5:03pm EST
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Keira Knightley and Rihanna both wore an "optical illusion" dress to a Chanel fashion show - so who wore it better?

Keira received the majority of the attention for wearing the dress, as it minimized her already-slight waist, but Rihanna wore a close replica. Keira's black-and-white design may have created a created a greater illusion than the purple-and-white-checked pattern on Rihanna's. Rihanna's fanny pack and running shoes are more casual accessories to Keira's black clutch and golden heels.

Keira previously revealed her family had a history with anorexia, but claims she has never ha...
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Keira Knightley Shows Off Her Teeny Tiny Waist At Paris Fashion Week

March 4th, 2014 2:00pm EST
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Keira Knightley attended the Chanel ready-to-wear collection fashion show at the Grand Palais in Paris, France, on Monday. The actress stunned in a black and white two-piece Chanel ensemble that showed off her tiny little waist.

Knightley has always been thin and admitted last month that her grandmother and great-grandmother had anorexia. Over the years it's been rumored that she battled an eating disorder, a judgment she's always denied.

She told Britain's Daily Express: "The anorexic stuff is always going to have an impact, so I think it did hit pretty hard. I knew I wasn't anorexic, b...
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Keira Knightley reveals family's history with anorexia

February 4th, 2014 8:40pm EST
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Actress Keira Knightley has opened up about her family's history with anorexia in a bid to explain whey she gets so upset when the media suggests she has an eating disorder.

The Pirates of the Caribbean star has long been criticised for her slender figure, and some gossips have suggested she starves herself and binges to stay thin.

Knightley has always maintained she has never battled anorexia, but the reports have affected her on a deeply personal level, as many of her loved ones have suffered from eating issues.

She tells Britain's Daily Express, "I've got a lot of experience with anor...
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Keira Knightley wouldn't be 'stay-at-home' mum

February 2nd, 2014 10:20am EST
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Keira Knightley wouldn't give up her career for children.
The actress isn't thinking about starting a family just yet but - while she insisted it isn't for her - she believes men and women should be allowed to be "stay-at-home" parents without being criticized.
She told the Sunday Express Magazine: "Would I want to be a stay-at-home mother?
"No. On the other hand, you should be allowed to do that, as should men, without being sneered at."
The 28-year-old star also wants equality to extend past family life and into Hollywood, but she believes the film industry is still very much a man's worl...
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Keira Knightley backs former movie husband to win Oscar gold

January 27th, 2014 3:10am EST
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Keira Knightley has thrown her support behind former movie husband Chiwetel Ejiofor as he battles the likes of Matthew Mcconaughey and Leonardo DiCaprio for Oscar glory as Best Actor.

The actress, who played Ejiofor's onscreen wife in Love Actually, is hoping her pal wins the Academy Award for his performance in 12 Years A Slave, even though McConaughey appears to be the hot favourite for his portrayal of an AIDS victim in Dallas Buyers Club.

Knightley says, "Chiwetel is such a phenomenal actor. He is one of the actor's actors, so I think it is wonderful that he is getting the recognition...
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Keira Knightley apologizes after drinking

January 23rd, 2014 6:20am EST
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Keira Knightley worries about her behavior after a night of drinking.

The 28-year-old actress admits she gets paranoid about what she may have got up to after spending time with pals and often thinks alcohol makes her "really rude".

She told Metro newspaper: "Oh Christ, I'm always apologizing for when I think I have been 'off' on a night out. The next day you suddenly think: 'Oh my God, I think I was really rude."

Drinking isn't the only thing Keira - who is married to Klaxons keyboardist James Righton - gets paranoid about, as she claims her busy schedule and jet-set lifestyle make her ...
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Keira Knightley is a terrible secret-keeper

January 22nd, 2014 1:20am EST
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Keira Knightley is "terrible" at keeping secrets.
While the 28-year-old beauty plays the love interest of a CIA agent in new film 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit', she insists she could never be a covert operative herself because she would end up spilling all the classified information.
She said: "I'm terrible at keeping secrets - it would come straight out of my mouth, so I'd be an awful CIA agent."
Keira will next be seen in a singing role in 'Can a Song Save Your Life?', which co-stars Maroon 5 hunk Adam Levine - who was recently voted Sexiest Man Alive - but the British starlet says the sing...
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Keira Knightley tired of characters dying

January 20th, 2014 9:20pm EST
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Keira Knightley is tired of her characters dying in movies.
The 28-year-old actress appeared on the red carpet for the European premiere of her latest film, 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit' at the Vue cinema in London's Leicester Square and said she chose to appear in an action film because it was more "fun" than some of her recent roles, which have included 'Never Let Me Go', 'A Dangerous Method' and 'Seeking a Friend for the End of the World'.
She told BANG Showbiz: "I got to the end of 'Anna Karenina' and I sort of realized that I'd either been dying in every film or something horrific was h...
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Chloe Grace Moretz plans small birthday

January 19th, 2014 12:20pm EST
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Chloë Grace Moretz just wants to "chill" with friends for her birthday next month.
The 'Laggies' actress, who enjoyed a huge birthday party organized by Teen Vogue in New York City last year, is set to turn 17 on February 10 but wants to keep her celebrations "normal" this year.
The 'Carrie' star told EOnline.com: "I have a couple of people flying into L.A. for my birthday. I think I just want to be chill...maybe have dinner at the house. Keep it normal."
She added: "I don't like going out to dinner in L.A. because it's so showy. I hate it. I'd rather just be with my family and celebrate be...
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Keira Knightley doesn't take marriage for granted

January 16th, 2014 11:20pm EST
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Keira Knightley hopes her marriage always "feels good."
The 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit' actress, who tied the knot with Klaxons keyboardist James Righton, 30, in the south of France in July, admits she loves their relationship but doesn't take it for granted.
Asked about married life, the 28-year-old British actress told E! News at the film's Los Angeles premiere: "I guess it feels good until it doesn't. At the moment it feels good, we'll just hope it stays that way."
The brunette beauty, who dated '50 Shades of Grey' star Jamie Dornan, 31, and her 'Pride & Prejudice' co-star Rupert Friend,...
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'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit': An Entertaining Spy Thriller You've Seen Before

January 16th, 2014 10:00pm EST
'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'
Jack Ryan (Chris Pine), the character created by novelist Tom Clancy, is back and yes folks, you've seen him before - many, many times. Aka the CIA wonder played by Alec Baldwin (Hunt for Red October). Then there was my favorite Jack Ryan type; Harrison Ford ('Patriot Games' and 'Clear and Present Danger'); followed by my not so favorite, Ben Affleck (The Sum of all Fears).

In 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit,'  directed by Kenneth Branagh and written by David Koep along with Adam Cozad, we meet Ryan at the beginning of his career.  

The date is September 11, 2001. Ryan, a student at the London...
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Keira Knightley: Feminism isn't a 'dirty word'

December 29th, 2013 10:20am EST
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Keira Knightley is glad feminism is no longer a "dirty word".
The 28-year-old actress thinks the world is becoming more open to talking about equality for women and she is pleased people are able to discuss issues maturely.
She told Harper's Bazaar magazine: "I think it's great, what's happening at the moment, I think it's great that the discussions are finally being allowed to be had, as opposed to anybody mentioning feminism and everybody going, 'oh, f***ing shut up'.
"Somehow, it became a dirty word. I thought it was really weird for a long time, and I think it's great we're coming out o...
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Director Using Christmas Anniversary To Reconnect With Love Actually Cast

December 24th, 2013 8:20pm EST
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British filmmaker Richard Curtis is planning to use the holidays to reconnect with his Love Actually cast a decade after the movie became a big hit.

The director has no plans to make a sequel but he would like to keep in touch with the stars of the festive love story, and he believes the anniversary - and the fact the film airs in Britain on Christmas Day (25Dec13) - will give him the perfect opportunity to get in touch with some of the players he hasn't spoken to for years.

He explains, "Can you imagine anything less likely than a reunion? It’s so interesting with people who are famous a...
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Keira Knightley Wears Her Wedding Dress To Charity Event

December 5th, 2013 3:17am EST
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We love Keira Knightley because she recycles. Her wedding dress. The actress attended the SeriousFun London Gala on Tuesday night wearing the same Rodarte dress she wore in May when she married Klaxons star James Righton in the South of France.

It's actually the third time the actress, 28, has stepped out in the dress. She first wore it to a British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) event in 2008.

On Tuesday, Knightley slightly changed the look of the dress by adding a sheer, beaded overlay on top.

Knightley recently told Britain's HELLO! Magazine she love being married: "It's ...
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Leighton Meester and Adam Brody engaged?

November 20th, 2013 6:20am EST
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Leighton Meester and Adam Brody have reportedly got engaged.
The couple - who co-starred in 2011 romantic-comedy 'The Oranges' - only went public with their relationship in February, but are allegedly already planning to tie the knot after the 33-year-old actor secretly popped the question earlier this week.
An insider told America's Star magazine: "Leighton and Adam are crazy about each other and have talked about getting married eventually.
"But she had no idea when he would propose so soon! It was the surprise of her life and she's ecstatic!"
The 27-year-old beauty - who is known for h...
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Keira Knightley procrastinates

November 9th, 2013 4:20am EST
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Keira Knightley is "naturally a procrastinator".
The 28-year-old beauty occasionally takes the time to be very organized about her life, but admits most of the time she puts things off until the last minute.
She said: "I'm naturally a procrastinator. I have moments where I am very on it and then I have huge swathes of time where I feel like I am procrastinating. And this happens to be one of them right now."
The Oscar-nominated actress has enjoyed huge success with roles in 'Pirates of the Caribbean', 'Atonement' and 'Pride and Prejudice', but she insists it's impossible to plan for achieve...
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Keira Knightley: Marriage is 'liberating'

November 5th, 2013 1:20am EST
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Keira Knightley thinks marriage is "liberating".
The 'Anna Karenina' actress wed Klaxons musician James Righton earlier this year and she admits she loves being married as she found singledom "exhausting".
She explained: "It's so exhausting to be single. When you have committed yourself to someone in an amazing way, it is very liberating. Everything becomes a lot easier."
Keira also reveals that she finds her love life - whether it be heartbreak or joy - as inspiration for her acting work.
Speaking to Britain's HELLO! Magazine, she said: "It depends, but you can get some great stuff out of ...
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Keira Knightley gives up on guitar

November 4th, 2013 6:40am EST
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Keira Knightley has vowed to never play guitar again after being given lessons by her husband.
The 'Anna Karenina' actress asked her spouse, Klaxons musician James Righton, to teach her the basics of the instrument for her part in her movie 'Can a Song Save Your Life?' - in which she had to play the instrument and sing for her role as Greta, the girlfriend of musician David Koch (Adam Levine).
Keira admits she was terrible on the guitar and has no intention to pick up the instrument again, despite the best efforts of her husband - who she married in a simple ceremony in rural Provence, sout...
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One Direction top British Rich List

October 22nd, 2013 1:20am EDT
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One Direction have been named the richest British celebrities under the age of 30.
The 'One Thing' boy band knocked Daniel Radcliffe into second place on the annual heat magazine Rich List, thanks to their amassed fortune of £59.33 million.
The 'Kiss You' hitmakers - Harry Styles, 19, Niall Horan, 19, Zayn Malik, 20, Liam Payne, 20 and Louis Tomlinson, 21 - made history as the first UK group to debut at Number One on the US Billboard chart with their second album 'Up All Night'.
Lucie Cave, editor-in-chief of heat, commented: "One Direction are young, talented, staggeringly good looking an...
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Toronto Film Festival: Reese Witherspoon, Kate Winslet, Keira Knightley, & More (Photos)

September 9th, 2013 11:00am EDT
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The Toronoto International Film Festival (TIFF) has turned into a hot spot for celebrities over the last few years, and 2013 has been no exception.

We spotted several stars promoting their new films, including Reese Witherspoon who attended the "Devil's Knot" premiere over the weekend.

The actress, 36, looked sexy in a black and beige patterened dress that showed off a little cleavage. She's definitely back in shape after giving birth to her third child one year ago.

Witherspoon's new film is based on an Arkansas case in which three children were savagely murdered in 1993 and the three t...
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Keira Knightley spending honeymoon in Corsica

May 9th, 2013 1:23pm EDT
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Newlyweds Keira Knightley and rocker James Righton have jetted off to the island of Corsica for their honeymoon.

The Atonement beauty exchanged vows with The Klaxons star in the South of France last weekend (04May13), and they have since been spotted enjoying their first vacation as husband and wife in the Mediterranean.

Photos obtained by People.com feature the happy couple strolling on the beach, sunbathing, and sightseeing on board a private boat.
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Keira Knightley Marries UK Rocker In Southern France

May 4th, 2013 3:00pm EDT
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Keira Knightley wed rocker James Righton in the South of France today. The stars held an intimate ceremony in front of just a dozen friends and family members in the town hall of Mazan.

The bride was beautiful, wearing a daisy chain-style garland of flowers in her hair. She donned a simple dress with a tulle skirt, a cropped Chanel jacket, and pink ballet flats. The Klaxons star wore a navy blue suit.

Photographers snapped the newlyweds holding hands as they left the town hall and sped off in a silver car, as their guests applauded and waved them off.

A reception is reportedly being held...
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