Natalie Portman
  • Natalie Portman

  • Birthday: 1981-06-09
  • Place of Birth: Jerusalem, Israel
  • Biography:

    Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag, Hebrew: נטע-לי הרשלג‎‎; June 9, 1981) is an actress with dual American and Israeli citizenship. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno. She was later cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (released in 1999, 2002 and 2005). Born in Jerusalem to an Israeli father and American mother, Portman grew up in the eastern United States from the age of three. She studied dancing and acting in New York, and starred in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace while still at high school on Long Island. In 1999, Portman enrolled at Harvard University to study psychology, alongside her work as an actress; she completed a bachelor's degree in 2003. During her studies she starred in a second Star Wars film and opened in New York City's The Public Theater production of Anton Chekhov's The Seagull in 2001. Portman won a Golden Globe and was nominated for an Academy Award for starring in the 2004 drama Closer, appeared in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith the following year, and won a Constellation Award for Best Female Performance and the Saturn Award for Best Actress for her starring role in the political thriller V for Vendetta (2006). She played leading roles in the historical dramas Goya's Ghosts (2006) and The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), and also appeared in Thor (2011) and its 2013 sequel. In 2010, Portman starred in the psychological thriller film Black Swan. Her performance received widespread critical acclaim and she earned her first Academy Award for Best Actress, her second Golden Globe Award, the SAG Award, the BAFTA Award and the BFCA Award in 2011. In 2016, she portrayed First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy in the biographical drama Jackie. She was nominated for an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award and won the BFCA for Best Actress. In May 2008, Portman served as the youngest member of the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival jury. The same year she directed a segment of the collective film New York, I Love You. Her first feature film as a director, A Tale of Love and Darkness, was released in 2015.

Natalie Portman Movie List

Title Role Year
The Death & Life of John F. Donovan Sam Turner 2019 Try Prime Free >
Vox Lux Celeste Montgomery 2018 Try Prime Free >
Eating Animals Narrator (voice) 2018 Try Prime Free >
On the Basis of Sex 2018 Try Prime Free >
Annihilation Lena 2018 Free Watch now
This Changes Everything Herself 2018 Try Prime Free >
Song to Song Rhonda 2017 Free Watch now
The Pulitzer At 100 Herself 2017 Try Prime Free >
The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards Laura 2016 Try Prime Free >
Jackie Jacqueline Kennedy 2016 Free Watch now
A Tale of Love and Darkness Fania Oz 2015 Try Prime Free >
Knight of Cups Elizabeth 2015 Try Prime Free >
Jane Got a Gun Jane Hammond 2015 Try Prime Free >
Mr. Gaga Herself 2015 Try Prime Free >
Thor: The Dark World Jane Foster 2013 Try Prime Free >
Thor Jane Foster 2011 Try Prime Free >
No Strings Attached Emma Kurtzman 2011 Try Prime Free >
Your Highness Isabel 2011 Try Prime Free >
The Other Woman Emilia Greenleaf 2010 Try Prime Free >
I'm Still Here Herself 2010 Try Prime Free >
Black Swan Nina Sayers 2010 Free Watch now
Hesher Nicole 2010 Free Watch now
Greed 2009 Try Prime Free >
Brothers Grace Cahill 2009 Free Watch now
The Other Boleyn Girl Anne Boleyn 2008 Free Watch now
New York, I Love You Rifka Malone (segment Mira Nair) 2008 Try Prime Free >
Mr. Magorium's Wonder Emporium Molly Mahoney 2007 Free Watch now
Hotel Chevalier Jack's Girlfriend 2007 Try Prime Free >
My Blueberry Nights Leslie 2007 Try Prime Free >
Goya's Ghosts Inés / Alicia 2006 Free Watch now
Paris, je t'aime Francine (Faubourg Saint-Denis) 2006 Try Prime Free >
V for Vendetta Evey Hammond 2006 Free Watch now
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith Padmé Amidala 2005 Try Prime Free >
Free Zone Rebecca 2005 Try Prime Free >
True Francine 2004 Try Prime Free >
Garden State Sam 2004 Try Prime Free >
Cold Mountain Sara 2003 Free Watch now
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones Padmé Amidala 2002 Try Prime Free >
Zoolander Herself 2001 Free Watch now
The Beginning: Making 'Episode I' Herself 2001 Try Prime Free >
Where the Heart Is Novalee Nation 2000 Free Watch now
Anywhere But Here Ann August 1999 Free Watch now
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace Padmé Amidala 1999 Try Prime Free >
Mars Attacks! Taffy Dale 1996 Free Watch now
Everyone Says I Love You Laura Dandrige 1996 Try Prime Free >
Heat Lauren Gustafson 1995 Try Prime Free >
Léon: The Professional Mathilda Lando 1994 Try Prime Free >

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