Keira Knightley

Hollywood A-lister Keira Knightley began her career as a child and came to international prominence in 2003 after co-starring in the films Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, with Jonny Depp and Orlando Bloom, and British film Bend It Like Beckham.

Knightley has appeared in several Hollywood films, earning Academy Award and Golden Globe Award nominations for Best Actress for her role as Elizabeth Bennet in Joe Wright’s 2005 adaptation of Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice. Two years later, she again was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress, as well as the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, for her performance in Atonement.

Keira has been the subject of many Starlight Wishes and has brought great joy and excitement to several seriously ill young fans like Jessi and Lucy.