Keira Christina Knightley was born in London, England on March 26, 1985. She is the lovely daughter of Will Knightly, who is also a good actor and actress Sharman McDonald. She was raised and immersed in acting profession from both performing and writing. It seems to be a bit fascinating to know that at a very young age of three, Keira Knightley requested for her own agent. However, she was granted with one when she was six years old. It was when she turned seven that she performed her very first television role as the Little Girl in the TV film “Screen One: Royal Celebration.”
Knightley’s multi-scene performance was in “Village Affair” in 1995. This was an adaption of lesbian romantic story exclusively by Joana Trollope. After these, she made several TV appearances and films that surely left a mark in the mind and heart of viewers. Knightley had not received formal training. She just acts and plays different roles for pure enjoyment.