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Are You Related To Keira Knightley?

Posted by Jean-Yves on Mar 22, 2022

Keira Christina Righton (née Knightley, born 26 March 1985) is an English actress. She has starred in both independent films and big-budget blockbusters, and is particularly noted for her roles in period dramas.

Her accolades include two Empire Awards and nominations for two Academy Awards, three British Academy Film Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, one Screen Actors Guild Award, and one Laurence Olivier Award. Knightley was appointed an OBE in the 2018 Birthday Honours for services to drama and charity.Born in London to actors Will Knightley and Sharman Macdonald, Knightley obtained an agent at age six, and initially worked commercials and television films. She appeared as Sabé, Padmé Amidala’s handmaiden, in science fiction blockbuster Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999).

Keira Knightley’s Family Tree

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