Natalie was 11 when she did a audition for Leon: The Professional, a movie that launched her career so to speak. You can watch it below.
No news is definitely confirmed but there are rumors flying around about Natalie being considered for the following role.
Natalie Portman is being courted for the lead role in Dare Me, an adaptation of a novel by Megan Abbott.
The Vow director Michael Sucsy is helming the project, which centers on Addy Hanlon and Beth Cassidy. The cheer-leading duo are the unchallenged rulers of their high school until a new coach comes into play and gives the girls an attitude adjustment. After a shocking event takes place, the local police begin an investigation involving the coach and her squad. Anticipating their season finale, the girls are forced to question their loyalties as the stakes ascend higher.
Natalie Portman most recently appeared in Kenneth Branagh’s superhero project Thor and will next be seen in Gavin O’Connor’s Jane Got a Gun.
We at Natalie Portman Online want to wish Natalie a very Happy 32nd Birthday! Hope she has a safe and happy one.
Relativity Media and The Weinstein Co. are in talks for U.S. rights to “Jane Got a Gun,” starring Natalie Portman , Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor, Noah Emmerich and Rodrigo Santoro.
The deal came together after footage was shown at Cannes this week. The companies had no comment, but an informed source confirmed the talks.
CAA is repping domestic rights and Exclusive Media is selling international rights to “Jane” at Cannes.
“Jane” is produced by Scott Steindorff, Portman and her Handsomecharlie Films, Aleen Keshishian, Terry Dougas, Scott LaStaiti and Straight Up Films’ Regency Boies.
Gavin O’Connor directed “Jane,” replacing Lynne Ramsay as director on the indie Western. Ramsay departed in March just before shooting was to start in New Mexico.
“Gun,” penned by Brian Duffield, stars Portman as a woman who asks an ex-lover for help save her outlaw husband from a gang out to kill him. Joel Edgerton plays the ex-lover, while Jude Law and Bradley Cooper were on board to play the leader of the gang — a role finally filled by Emmerich.
Sorry for the lack of updates! I promise that I’ll try to keep this site more up to date. In news, Natalie is joined by Boyd Holbrook in Jane Got A Gun
Boyd Holbrook, who starred in “The Host” and “Hatfields & McCoys,” has joined the cast of Gavin O’Connor’s much-discussed Western “Jane Got a Gun” which was recently acquired by Relativity Media and the Weinstein Co.
In “Jane Got a Gun,” Holbrook will play Ewan McGregor’s younger brother. McGregor plays an outlaw who clashes with star Natalie Portman and her husband, played by Joel Edgerton.