Born: 9th June, 1981, Jerusalem, Israel
Height: 5' 3" (160 cm)
Claim to Fame: Mathilda Lando In Leon: The Professional (1994), Padmé Amidala In The Star Wars Prequel Trilogy (1999-2005), Alice Ayres/Jane Jones In Closer (2004).
Relationship: Natalie Portman is married to Benjamin Millepied.
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; Hebrew: נטע-לי הרשלג; June 9, 1981) is an Israeli-born American (with dual citizenship) actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno, but...Wikipedia
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