Even A-listers get zits.
“Love Really” star Keira Knightley stopped by BBC Radio 1 earlier this week to debate the enduring attraction of the 2003 vacation basic, and revealed her motive for carrying an enormous blue newsboy cap in one of many film’s most memorable scenes.
“Have you learnt why the hat was there? I had a large spot in the midst of my brow,” Knightley, 33, defined. “That is the issue with being 17 and being in movies. It was humongous. We needed to discover a hat to cowl it. There was no lighting, there was no make-up that was going to cowl it.”
Continued the star, “It’s humorous the way you simply bear in mind excessive embarrassment. I bear in mind coming in within the morning, being like, ‘Oh wow, I’ve received one other head on my head. What are we going to do?’ There’s nothing we will do about this. However there may be, as a result of you possibly can at all times put a hat over it!”
And whereas Knightley’s alternative of cap for the scene may appear dated right now, it definitely did its job in serving to conceal the actress’ pimples.
“I used to be truly very grateful for that hat,” Knightley concluded. “I’ve a lifetime of gratitude for that hat.”
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