Natalie Portman Biography
The other woman Natalie Portman is a charismatic, renowned, and insightful actress, screenwriter, director and producer in the Hollywood. She was born on June 9, 1981, to a Jewish family, in Jerusalem, Israel. Her mother, Shelley Stevens, is an American homemaker and artist, and father, Avner Hershlag is a doctor, gynecologist and fertility specialist, and she is the only child of her parent. After a few more moves, she finally relocated with her family in the Long Island, New York, where she attended Syosset High School. Then she leant ballet and modern dance at the American Theater Dance Workshop, New York, and she proceeded to the Usdan Center for Creative and Performing Arts in Wheatley Heights. She graduated from the Harvard University with an Artium Baccalaureus, degree in major psychology, in 2003. She likewise spent a graduate semester at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2006. She is fluent in Hebrew, French and Arabic languages. As a social activist, Portman is an ambassador of FINCA International and Free the Children, and she is promoting Jane Goodall Foundation and Bloom’s Syndrome Foundation.
Natalie Portman Wedding
Natalie Portman was in a relationship with American singer, Devendra Banhart, but they broke up in 2008. She began dating a choreographer and ballet dancer, Benjamin Millepied in 2009 while filming the Black Swan movie. The couple has blessed with a baby boy, Aleph Portman-Millepied in June 2011, and they got married on August 4, 2012, in Jewish ritual, in California.
Natalie Portman Showbiz Career
Natalie Portman began her showbiz career as a model at the age of eleven, when she was at a local pizza parlor, where she signed Revlon modeling agency on the spot. The newcomer caught the attention of critics and audiences, by playing the role of an orphan kid with along with contract killer in her debut film, Léon: The Professional (1994). She then appeared in Heat (1995), Beautiful Girls (1996), Everyone Said I Love You (1996), and Mars Attacks! (1996), and she captivated a number of positive notices. She had performed on Broadway in the character of The Diary of Anne Frank play, for a year, in 1999. Subsequently, she returned to the big screen through her major milestone prequel Star Wars I: The Phantom Menace (1999) and this movie raised her international recognition. After appearing in two critically acclaimed, Anywhere But Here (1999) and Where the Heart Is (2000), she also continued her studying. She revived the role of Queen Amidala in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002) and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005). She next featured in the Cold Mountain (2003) Garden State (2004) and the movie Closer (2004) earned her a Golden Globe Award and Academy Award nomination for best supporting actress.
Natalie won the critical accolades through her striking performance in the blockbuster, V for Vendetta (2006) and Paris, je t’aime (2006). Following an appearance in the box-office hit, Goya’s Ghosts (2006) and momentously favorable, The Darjeeling Limited (2007), she co-starred in the notable film, The Other Boleyn Girl (2008). As an executive producer, she acted too, in The Other Woman (2009), Hesher (2010) and No Strings Attached (2011). She produced and wrote the script of her debut directorial, a short film, Eve (2008). The movie, New York, I Love You (2009), segment: Natalie Portman, has written and directed by her. She won an Academy Award for best actress through the portrayal of ballet dancer beautifully, in the Black Swan (2010). Natalie also featured in the Your Highness (2011), huge-hit, Thor (2011) Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Natalie Portman News Stories
The versatile Natalie Portman has recently produced, wrote the story and directed the following project, A Tale of Love and Darkness with her emergence, and the film is expected to release in 2014. She also produced and acted in the upcoming project, Jane Got a Gun (2015) and the documentary, Eating Animals (2014).
Natalie Portman Interview
Natalie Portman mentioned that she always wanted to be an astronaut, a doctor, vet, but became interested in acting after spending three summers at the Stage door Manor Performing Arts Camp. She stated that her friends and family are a passion as she spends most of her time with them. She indicated: “When your parents became your friends, no matter what you do, they will always love you. People think the film industry is going to corrupt her, but she proved them wrong. She disliked some part of the film when expropriated into something disgusting and objectifying and salacious in another context. She felt pride that she never went through any rebellion, and she is a positive role model by not putting her education on hold. Natalie referred her quote: “Be smart and never get hesitate to learn something because learning is a beautiful thing.”