Hollywood's English hottie de jour Keira Knightley, will star in "Domino," an action thriller based on the true tale of a model slash bounty hunter. Knightley is currently in cinemas everywhere with "King Arthur."
Knightley is currently weilding a huge blade in cinemas everywhere with "King Arthur."
The story centers on Domino Harvey, the daughter of English actor Laurence Harvey, who starred in the original version of "The Manchurian Candidate." Domino Harvey ditched a career as a Ford model to become a bounty hunter.
Richard Kelly's script incorporates flashbacks, flash-forwards, and characters from "Beverly Hills, 90210."
Completeing this all-English affair is Top Gun Tony Scott ("Man on Fire") directing for New Line Cinema. Principal photography is scheduled to begin next month, with a 2005 release planned. The film will shoot in Los Angeles and Las Vegas. Scott's many other glossy credits also include "True Romance" and "Spy Game."
The super-busy 18-year old Knightley has recently starred in "Bend it Like Beckham" and "The Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl." She's currently shooting "Pride and Prejudice" at present and will next be seen in "The Jacket."