Retrieved 13 February Retrieved 28 March The work has been described as "an overdue testament to Keira Knightley's underrated gifts. Hollywood Reporter. Best Actress. Knightley is the face of an Amnesty International campaign to support human rights, marking the 60th anniversary of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights. People's Choice Awards. MTV Movie Awards. Sharman Macdonald , wrote the screenplay with Knightley her daughter as Macnamara in her mind. The British actress appeared in four out of five films in the series about 18th-century swashbucklers.
Archived from the original on 25 April This led to her taking a number of small parts in TV dramas throughout her childhood. The Telegraph. Retrieved 23 April Her father is English, while her Scottish-born mother is of Scottish and Welsh origin. Archived from the original on 29 December The Treasure Seekers. Best Breakthrough Performance. Archived from the original on 23 October
The film was based on the Mount Everest disaster with Knightley portraying mountaineer Rob Hall 's wife. Archived from the original on 27 October Archived from the original on 5 January Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Knightley was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences , among other artists in I always find something distasteful in the way women are portrayed, whereas I've always found very inspiring characters offered to me in historical pieces". Best Supporting Actress — Motion Picture. Archived from the original on 28 March Women Film Critics Circle.
Archived from the original on 2 June Archived from the original on 29 January The story centers around the love lives of five sisters in 18th-century England. Retrieved 3 November Knightley's character Georgiana has an arranged marriage to William Cavendish Ralph Fiennes and the film tells the tale of their less than happy marriage. Archived from the original on 21 March Keira follows fellow British actress Naomie Harris in partnering with the campaign. Archived from the original on 1 June Buena Vista Entertainment.