Keira Knightley is an utterly spectacular talent, despite what one director has to say!
Last week, the actress was put on blast by John Carney, who directed the actress in his 2013 romance Begin Again.
During press for his new movie, the Irish filmmaker claimed that Knightley was a "supermodel" who didn't have the "honesty and self analysis" he thinks is required to be a legit film actor.
But Carney's opinions about Keira seem to be the vast minority, because other directors who worked with the actress are coming out of the woodwork to defend the 31-year-old!
Filmmakers Mark Romanek, Lynn Shelton, Lorene Scafaria, and Massy Tadjedin all took to Twitter to defend the actress and condemn Carney's "untrue" remarks.
Romanek, who directed Knightley in Never Let Me Go, wrote: