Natalie Portman was born on 9th June in the year 1981. She is born in Jerusalem and is an Israeli born American; she has dual citizenship and is a director, producer and an actor. She is the only child of Shelley her mother who is an American homemaker and Avner Hershlag her father who is an Israeli citizen and also a gynecologist. She first lived in Washington, D.C., but then moved to Connecticut in the year 1998 and then she lived in New York in Jericho on the Long Island in the year 1990. She is a graduated from Harvard University in Psychology with an A.B. Degree.
She started dancing lessons when she was four years old. She also performed in many of the local troupes. At the age of ten, she was offered to become a child model for Revlon. However, she turned down the offer and only focused on acting. She worked very hard to fulfill her dreams and ambitions. She always wanted to become a successful actress and her she is a beautiful and a successful actress who has wooed many people all around the world. Her dedication and talents have made her achieve all the goals that she had aimed at life.
The struggles of Natalie Portman have helped her to achieve and make these top five movies a success.
The top five movies of Natalie Portman
1. Black Swan- This is a story of a ballet dancer who wins the lead in the Swan Lake and is ideal for the role of a delicate white Swan. However, she gradually loses her mind and she becomes more like the Black Swan, Odie. She has flattered many of the audience with her beautiful skills of dancing and also her gorgeous personality. The director of this movie is Darren Aronofsky and was released in the year 2010. Natalie Portman has acted well and was in the character of the beautiful princess. This has made it to appear on one of the top five movie of Natalie Portman.
2. Léon: The Professional – In this movie is of a twelve year old girl is unwillingly taken in by Léon, the girl’s name is Mathilda. She is taken by a professional killer, after her family is killed. Mathilda and Léon form an odd relationship, as she learns the assassin’s trade and becomes his protégée. This was the first movie by Natalie Portman in the year 1994 and yet she acted well and entertained the audience well. This movie is directed by the famous director Luc Besson.
3. Beautiful Girls- This is a movie of a piano player who returns home to his friends and their own troubles with love and life. This movie is directed by Ted Demme and was released in the year 1996. Natalie Portman is very young in this movie and has beautifully acted and wooed her audience with her gorgeous looks.
4. Cold Mountain – In the fading days of the American Civil War, a wounded soldier gets on a perilous journey back home to the Cold Mountain in North Carolina to come together with his sweetheart. This movie was released in the year 2003 and was directed by Anthony Minghella. Natalie Portman acts very well and gets tears to your eyes.
5. V for Vendetta- A future British oppression, a shadowy freedom fighter plans to overthrow it with the help of a young woman. Natalie Portman has played a role of that beautiful woman and has given her great performance in this movie. This movie was directed by James McTeigue and was released in the year 2005.
List of top 20 films of Natalie Portman
1. Léon: The Professional (1994)
2. Developing (1994)
3. Heat (1995)
4. Beautiful Girls (1996)
5. Everyone Says I Love You (1996)
6. Mars Attacks! (1996)
7. Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (1999)
8. Anywhere but Here (1999)
9. Where the Heart Is (2000)
10. Zoolander (2001)
11. Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones (2002)
12. Cold Mountain (2003)
13. Garden State (2004)
14. Closer (2004)
15. Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith (2005)
16. Free Zone (2005)
17. V for Vendetta (2006)
18. Paris, je t’aime (2006)
19. Goya’s Ghosts (2006)
20. My Blueberry Nights (2007)
Upcoming movies of Natalie Portman in 2015-2016
Natalie Portman has also acted in many of the popular movies like Thor in the year 2011, Thor: The Dark World in the year 2013 and there are also many upcoming movies in the coming years. We are sharing the list of Upcoming movies of Natalie Portman
• Knight of Cups (2015)
• Jane Got a Gun (2015)
• Untitled Terrence Malick project (2015)
It is expected that in coming time Natalie Portman will sign many more new projects, We will share all such information with you.