Natalie Portman was born in 1981 in Jerusalem. She is an Oscar-winning actress who is known for her acting in super hit films like “Black Swan”, “Thor”, “Jackie”, and a lot more. She grew up in New York and started modeling at a very young age of 11. While acting in various films, she also got a degree in Psychology from Harvard University. In 2012, she got married to a dancer Benjamin Millepied with whom she has two children.
As of 2023, Natalie Portman's net worth is estimated to be $120 million.
|Net Worth||$120 million|
|Given Name||Natalie Herschlag|
|Famous Name||Natalie Portman|
|Source(s) of Fame||Actress, Director, Producer|
|Date of Birth||June 9, 1981|
|Place of Birth||Jerusalem|
|Relationships||Married, Benjamin Millepied, Since 2012|
Natalie Portman was born in Israel but her parents immigrated to the United States when she was a toddler. After living in Washington D.C., they moved to New York where Natalie got admission to Syosset High School. While she was in the Pizza parlor, a representative of the Revlon Campaign approached her for modeling at the age of 11. She wanted to make her career in acting so she directed her efforts towards it. She made her film debut in “Leon: The Professional” as a 12-year old orphan who had a relationship with a hitman. In high school, she acted in “Star Wars” and meanwhile she completed her graduation in Psychology. Two of her papers also got published in scientific journals.
Right after making her film debut, Natalie got the attention of the audience. She got fame and acted in “Heat” the following year. Since she was famous for her charming performance, she got the chance to work with A-list actors and directors like Timothy Hutton, Lauren Holly, Uma Thurman, and Matt Dillon in “Beautiful Girls”. She landed in the role of Susan Sarandon’s daughter in the comedy-drama film “Anywhere But Here”. In 1999, she appeared in Star Wars prequel trilogies. It got popularity worldwide after which she starred in “Garden State” opposite Zach Braff. Her role in the film was of a mysterious young woman for which she was nominated as the “Best Actress” in different award ceremonies. Other hit films she acted in include “Closer”, “V for Vendetta”, “The Other Boleyn Girl”, “Black Swan”, “Jackie”, “Annihilation”, and “Lucy in the Sky”. All of these films helped her take her acting career to the next level. She also has a few directorial titles under her belt that include “Eve”, “New York, I love you”, and “A tale of love and darkness”. Moreover, she has produced several films and directories which were worth watching.
Natalie Portman has been seen and linked romantically with a few male actors including Gael Garcia Bernal, Adam Levine, and Jake Gyllenhaal. She also dated Devendra Banhart who is a singer and songwriter. In 2009, she dated the dancer and choreographer Benjamin Millepied with whom she met on the set of “Black Swan”. They announced their engagement officially in 2010. It was June 14th, 2011 when she gave birth to her first child. After that, the couple got married in August 2012. It was a grand wedding that was attended by several other celebrities. In 2017, Natalie gave birth to her second child.
Natalie Portman prefers to have privacy in personal matters of her life but she has also joined Instagram on which she has 7.4 million followers. According to her, it is the only social media platform she is using that indicates that her followers might be running other accounts we find on the internet. She rarely shares the snaps of her children as she wants to keep them hidden from the public.
Natalie Portman is a renowned actress who has been working in the industry since her teenage years. She can be seen in various blockbuster films. She is living happily with her husband and children. So, we can say that she is managing both her personal and professional life successfully.