Keira Knightley will not be appearing in David Cronenberg’s “Cosmopolis”, the actress’s reps confirmed to us today. Knightley’s name was brought into the casting conversation following some eagle-eyed fans seeing her name listed alongside star Robert Pattinson’s on the production company’s website. When the internet exploded with the news, her name was quickly removed and her reps declined to comment on her involvement until today, with a solid “she’s not in it”.
Update via The Playlist:
Reps for Knightley confirm the Up and Comers report stressing that she was never actually “on” the project.
Well….where do we go from here? We’ve already dream-casted Elise. Emily Blunt won our poll. UpandComers.net offered their own thoughts as well. Do our new limo riders have any additional suggestions? A known actress? Unknown? How do you feel about Knightley being Nancy Babich’d? This MUST be discussed. Who will be Eric Packers wife…