Kiera tipped for mum's project
Reports had suggested that the small June and July window in Knightley's schedule would throw up a tug of love between her director on Pride And Prejudice, Joe Wright, and her mother, with both of them wanting her for separate projects.
However, Sharman MacDonald Kiera's mother and her co-producers have decided to accommodate Kiera's busy schedule by moving the project to January, after the completion of her third pirate adventure.
Ms Knightley has agreed to star in Wright's next movie, Atonement, but it looks as if mum's film will come first, in which she will play the part of poet Dylan Thomas' wife, Caitlin.
The Best Time Of Our Lives tells the story of an incident where the Swansea poet was almost shot by a family friend with a machine gun, following an argument in the pub.
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