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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 58 wins & 68 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Knight of Cups
Elizabeth
 2013 Illusions & Mirrors (Short)
 2007-2012 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Darcy
- Moonshine River (2012) ... Darcy (voice)
- Little Big Girl (2007) ... Darcy (voice)
 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)
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Is an Ambassador of Hope for Foundation for International Community Assistance (FINCA) which offers microcredits to women so that they may start their own businesses. She has been to many nations as Ambassador, most recently Uganda. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 27 Interviews | 36 Articles | 19 Pictorials | 94 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[on Tom Tykwer, and working with him during his personal crisis] The very first time we met we were able to tell each other so much about our personal experiences and what we were going through at the moment- my own experience was a similarly difficult and pivotal one for me, though obviously a bit more adolescent than Tom's. It was part of what made the film seem like a joint search for ... See more »

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(December 28, 2010) Engaged to Black Swan (2010) choreographer Benjamin Millepied, with whom she is expecting their first child. See more »

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Lisp sweet voice See more »

Nickname:

Nat

Star Sign:

Gemini

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