Keira Knightley ties the knot in a French village

BRITISH actress Keira Knightley married rock musician boyfriend James Righton on Saturday in a discreet ceremony in a French village, according to news outlets in the area.

Ms Knightley, 28, was the title character in the 2012 film remake of Anna Karenina and was nominated for her role in Pride and Prejudice.

Mr Righton plays in British rock act Klaxons.

The couple has been dating for two years.

The vows were exchanged the town hall in Mazan in the south of France "with ease and discretion" according to regional daily La Provence.

Family and witnesses were the only guests, in line with the couple's low-key romance and a history of rarely appearing together in public.

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