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Natalie was born under the official name Hershlag, Natalie on June 9th, 1981. Known to her close friends as Nat, she has been a credited actor since the 1996 film Mars Attacks!.
Natalie Portman is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. She has starred in nine films including the 2015 action film Jane Got a Gun as the character Jane Hammond, the 2015 drama movie A Tale of Love and Darkness playing Fania Oz and the 2011 comedy release No Strings Attached cast as Emma.
Natalie has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in sixteen films including: the 2013 action film Thor: The Dark World as the character Jane Foster, the 2011 adventure movie Your Highness playing Isabel and the 2011 action release Thor cast as Jane Foster.
Natalie Portman has earned salaries up to $1,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2005 action film Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith, which brought in $380,000,000 at the box office.
Natalie Portman has directed on numerous occassions including: New York, I Love You (2008). In 2010 Natalie Portman produced her first movie, the drama film Hesher. Since then she went on to produce five movies including: No Strings Attached (2011) and A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015) among others .
Natalie is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least ninety-eight magazines, captured in more than nineteen pictorials, interviewed in over thirty publications and featured in thirty-eight magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least two books.
As an actor Natalie Portman has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Nina Sayers/The Swan Queen in the 2010 film Black Swan. Natalie Portman was also nominated for Best Actress In A Supporting Role for her role as Alice in the 2004 movie Closer .