Knightley Toughens Up For Arthur

KEIRA KNIGHTLEY had to undergo hours of gruelling training each day in order to get in shape for her new movie KING ARTHUR.

THE PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: THE CURSE OF THE BLACK PEARL beauty bulked up her slight frame to play heroine GUINEVERE in the epic.

But, as Knightley explains, it was not all down to her: "I had to do one-and-a-quarter hours of boxing and weights every day, on top of swordfighting lessons. But I'm such a lazy f***er. If someone isn't standing over me going, 'You will lift this!', I won't do it, and I haven't since I stopped filming which was, oooh, two months ago."

10/02/2004 21:00

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Tags: Keira Knightley - King Arthur - guinevere


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