Keira Knightley and Rupert Friend are Shady
Keira is reportedly to star in a new film adaptation of Shakespearean tragedy King Lear.
The 23-year-old British actress will play Cordelia, the youngest daughter of King Lear, who will be portrayed by Sir Anthony Hopkins. Gwyneth Paltrow will play Regan, Lear’s treacherous middle daughter.
The $35 million film was announced at the Cannes Film Festival and will feature epic battle sequences.