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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
 2011 Thor
Jane Foster
 2010 Hesher
 2005 Domino One
Dominique Bellamy
 2004/I Closer
 2004 Garden State
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TV commercial for "Miss Dior Chérie" French fragrance. Soundtrack song "Je T'Aime...Moi Non Plus" by Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg; Director: Sofia Coppola 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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I'm going to college. I don't care if it ruined my career. I'd rather be smart than a movie star. See more »


Director Milos Forman sought her out for an audition after seeing her on the cover of Vogue. He said that she looked like a Goya painting. See more »


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