Natalie Portman was born on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel.

She is an Israeli-American actress and filmmaker.

Portman made her film debut in the 1994 film Léon: The Professional and gained widespread recognition for her role as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy.

Portman has won several awards for her acting, including an Academy Award for Best Actress for her performance in Black Swan.

She is also known for her roles in films such as V for Vendetta, Thor, and Jackie.

In addition to acting, Portman is also a trained dancer and has performed with the American Ballet Theatre.

She has a bachelor's degree in psychology from Harvard University and has expressed an interest in pursuing a career in academia.

Portman is fluent in Hebrew, English, and French and has acted in films in all three languages

In addition to her acting career, Portman is also a successful director and has directed several short films.

Portman is known for her humanitarian work and has worked with organizations such as FINCA International and the World Wildlife Fund