Portman at the ”Thor: The Dark World” premiere, October 2013
name: Natalie Portman
native name: נטלי הרשלג
birth name: Natalie Hershlag
birth date: 09/06/1981, 32 years
Natalie Portman (born Natalie Hershlag; Hebrew: נטלי הרשלג; June 9, 1981) is an actress with dual American and Israeli citizenship. Her first role was as an orphan taken in by a hitman in the 1994 action film Léon: The Professional, but mainstream success came when she was cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (released in 1999, 2002 and 2005). In 1999, she enrolled at Harvard University to study psychology while still working as an actress. She completed her bachelor’s degree in 2003.