Begin Again |Keira Knightley Tunefully Leaves Comfort Zone

British actress Keira Knightley, known for playing tragic heroines in period dramas, strayed into new territory with her first major singing role in “Begin Again,” a feel-good film about the music industry and starting over. “Begin Again,” which opens in limited release on Friday and nationwide next month, was written and directed by Ireland’s John Carney.

Begin Again |Keira Knightley Tunefully Leaves Comfort Zone

Knightley plays Gretta, a British songwriter and reluctant singer, who arrives in New York with her longtime boyfriend Dave, played by Levine, just as he is about to hit the big time.