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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 48 wins & 65 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Illusions & Mirrors (Short)
 2007-2012 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Darcy
- Moonshine River (2012) ... Darcy (voice)
- Little Big Girl (2007) ... Darcy (voice)
 2012 Paul McCartney: My Valentine (Video short)
 2011 Thor
Jane Foster
 2010 Hesher
Nicole
 2004/I Closer
Alice
 2004 True (Short)
Francine
 2004 Garden State
Sam
 2004 Sesame Street (TV Series)
Natalie
- Episode #35.4 (2004) ... Natalie
 1994 Developing (Short)
Nina
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Other Works:

CD: Recorded songs for "World Patrol Kids: Earth Tunes". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 27 Interviews | 35 Articles | 18 Pictorials | 94 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Personal Quote:

(On the necklace she gave Julia Roberts) Oh, I made the mistake of telling one person I did that - now everyone loves this story! It was just a joke, because there were lots of dirty words in the script and, every time Julia had to say a bad word, she got all blushy. See more »

Trivia:

Originally turned down the role of Ann August in the film Anywhere But Here (1999) because of the love scene between herself and Corbin Allred that required nudity. Susan Sarandon, who had co-star approval, said she couldn't continue the movie without Portman, so the script was re-written without the scene and she accepted the role. See more »

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Lisp sweet voice See more »

Nickname:

Nat

Star Sign:

Gemini

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Cannot act her way out of a paper bag JackMillion
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