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Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman was born Natalie Hershlag on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel, to a Jewish family. She is the only child of Avner Hershlag, an Israeli-born doctor, and Shelley Stevens, an American-born artist (from Cincinnati, Ohio), who also acts as Natalie's agent. She left Israel for Washington, D.C., when she was still very young. After a ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 54 wins & 77 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Planetarium (post-production)
Laura Barlow
 2015 Jane Got a Gun (completed)
Jane Hammond
 2015 A Tale of Love and Darkness
Fania Oz
 2015 Knight of Cups
 2013 Illusions & Mirrors (Short)
 2007-2012 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Moonshine River (2012) ... Darcy (voice)
- Little Big Girl (2007) ... Darcy (voice)
 2011 Thor
Jane Foster
 2010 Hesher
 2005 Domino One
Dominique Bellamy
 2004/I Closer
 2004 True (Short)
 2004 Garden State
 2004 Sesame Street (TV Series)
- Episode #35.4 (2004) ... Natalie
 1994 Developing (Short)
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(4/17/02) Wrote an article for the Harvard Crimson entitled "Israeli Diversity Shown Even Among Leaders" under her real name, Natalie Hershlag. See more »

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1 Print Biography | 27 Interviews | 36 Articles | 19 Pictorials | 99 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


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Young actors often don't think of the consequences of doing nudity or sex scenes. They want the role so badly that they agree to be exploited, and then end up embarrassing family, friends, and even strangers. See more »


In 1999, magazines reported that Portman started a new trend - wearing logo T-shirts - when they snapped photos of her at her 18th birthday wearing a snug Nesquik shirt. (However, logo T-shirts had already been popular since at least the 1970s) She had borrowed the shirt from her best friend's eight-year-old brother; he was appalled. See more »


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