Keira Knightley: Queen of the period piece
The actress turns 36 on March 26
Perhaps best known for her early roles in 'Love Actually' and 'Bend It Like Beckham,' Keira Knightley also has an impressive number of period dramas under her belt.
From playing the wife of King Arthur in Roman times to 19th-century Russian aristocrat Anna Karenina, the British actress appears to have a penchant for roles set in any time other than her own.
In this gallery, we take a look at some of her more memorable period piece appearances.
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