How Acne Inspired Keira Knightley’s Iconic Love Actually Style
In a new interview with BBC Radio 1, Knightley shares that the oversized conductor’s cap her character, Juliet, wears throughout the iconic Christmas film wasn’t just a cute stylistic choice: It was actually a last-ditch effort to triage a real-life
zit. “I had a massive spot in the middle of my forehead. This is the problem with being 17 and being in films,” she says. “It was humongous, so there was no choice but to find a hat to cover it — because there was no lighting or makeup that was going to cover it.”