Anna Karenina World Premiere

Tonight, London’s Leicester Square was the venue for the world premiere of Anna Karenina, director Joe Wright’s latest collaboration with leading lady Keira Knightley.

Moving away from traditional adaptations, Wright has taken the bold move of setting a large part of the action in a theatre.

We grabbed a chat with Wright, rising star Alicia Vikander, producer Tim Bevan and Juno Temple, who worked with Wright on Atonement. Check out the videos below:

Director Joe Wright talks about how his working relationship has developed with Keira Knightley and what she brings to the role of Anna:

Alicia Vikander, who plays Princess Kitty, chats about ballet moves, acting opposite Keira Knightley, and her first English-language role:

Juno Temple chats about Anna Karenina and playing a fairy opposite Angelina Jolie in Maleficent:

Producer Tim Bevan talks about why working with director Joe Wright for the fourth time, the timelessness of Anna Karenina, and Keira Knightley: