She and Righton have been together for around 15 months and are said to have been introduced by their TV presenter friend Alexa Chung. Knightley's spokeswoman said: ''I can confirm that Keira is engaged to be married to James Righton. Keira Knightley banned from fiance's band rehearsals.
Knightley began acting as a child on television and made her feature film debut inbefore making her breakthrough with the film Bend It Like Beckham. She subsequently became known for starring in several other period dramas, including AtonementThe DuchessA Dangerous MethodAnna Kareninaand Colette Her contemporary film roles were in the romantic comedy Begin Againthe action thriller Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruitand the adventure film Everest
Her Oscar nominations are only two out of numerous award nominations that show how far the actress has come in the game. She acts in a pretty special way and for those who have watched and loved her on screen here are a few details of her off-screen life. Keira Knightley was born in London, England on the 26th of March
I always wonder about the girls and boys who are with a significant other for years and years without marrying, and then as soon as they break up, they jump into a new relationship and get engaged really quickly. So it is with Keira Knightley. She was with Rupert Friend for more than five years — they split up about a year and a half ago. Keira waited a hot minute, then jumped into a relationship with James Righton some say there was overlap between James and Rupert.
She made her film debut at the age of nine in A Village Affair Knightley had her first professional acting job at the age of seven, and went on to make a string of appearances on British television. She played tomboy soccer player Juliette "Jules" Paxton in this surprise hit.
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Keira Knightley has got engaged to musician James Righton, according to her rep. The Dangerous Method actress has been dating Klaxons keyboardist Righton since early last year. Knightley's publicist confirmed the engagement, but had no further details about the couple's wedding plans, reports Access Hollywood.
Grab your fascinators, everyone, because wedding bells are ringing for Keira Knightley! News has confirmed that the Oscar-nominated actress is engaged to her rocker boyfriend of 15 months, Klaxons ivory-tickler and fellow Brit James Righton. Well, you know what they say: Those keyboardists always get the hot chicks. So, how'd the proposal go down?