3. Keira Knightley
Keira Knightley is an English actress. She was born on March 26, 1985 in Teddington, London, England, and grew up in a family of actors and stage performers. Knightley began acting at a young age, and made her professional debut in the 1995 film “A Village Affair.”
Knightley’s breakthrough role came in 2002 with the film “Bend It Like Beckham,” in which she played the role of soccer-playing teenager Jules Paxton. This role launched her career and led to her being cast in several other high-profile films, including “Pirates of the Caribbean” (2003) and “Love Actually” (2003).
Over the years, Knightley has received numerous awards and nominations for her work in film, including an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for her role in “Pride & Prejudice” (2005).