Keira Knightley Autographs for sale | Queen Amidalas decoy Star Wars
Keira Knightley (born March 26, 1985) played Queen Amidalas hand maiden Sabéin Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace at the age of twelve during August 1997 at Leavesden Film Studios, England. The completed film was released two years later in the Summer of 1999 when Knightley was 14 years old. Keira Knightley autographsis credited in the films end credits as "Kiera Knightley."
Knightley was chosen to play Queen Amidalas decoy in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace because of her close resemblance to Natalie Portman, who played the Queen. Many people (including their mothers) had trouble telling them apart during the filming of The Phantom Menace. Her voice was dubbed-over with Natalie Portmans voice after filming; Natalie recorded both the Amidala and Sabé voices in post-production.
Knightley also played alongside several Star Wars co-stars, such as Adrian Dunbar(Bail Antilles) in the 1995 thriller film Innocent Lies and Liam Neeson (Qui-Gon Jinn) in the 2003 film Love Actually. In 2004, she shared screen with Joel Edgerton (Owen Lars in Episode II and Episode III), Mads Mikkelsen (Galen Walton Erso in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) and Ray Stevenson (Gar Saxon in Star Wars Rebels) in the film King Arthur.
Knightley was nominated for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award in 2005 for her role in Pride and Prejudice. In 2007, she was nominated for a BAFTA Award and another Golden Globe Award for her role in Atonement. She is well-known for her role as Elizabeth Swann in the Pirates of the Caribbean movies.
In April 2006, Keira Knightley autographs for sale officially became the new face of Chanels perfume Coco Mademoiselle.