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. β€œIt was humongous, so there was no choice but to find a hat to cover it β€” because there was no lighting or makeup that was going to cover it.”