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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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 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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TV commercials: Mt. Rainier Caffe Latte (Japan) See more »

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


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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When I was nine and attending a Jewish school, we had different kosher lunches served. We weren't kosher at home. My mom used to make me chicken salad sandwiches and I would have to lie to everyone, saying it was tuna. "It doesn't smell like tuna," they'd say. See more »


Listens mostly to R&B, old school hip-hop and 1990s alternative rock. Some of her favorite groups and artists are A Tribe Called Quest, Radiohead, Stevie Wonder, Portishead, Wu-Tang Clan and Nirvana. See more »


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