Born on June 9, 1981
From Jerusalem, Israel
Natalie Portman as "Nina Sayers/The Swan Queen"
Nina (Natalie Portman) is a ballerina whose passion for the dance rules every facet of her life. When the company's artistic director decides to replace his prima ballerina for their opening production of "Swan Lake," Nina is his first choice. She has competition in newcomer Lily (Mila Kunis) however. While Nina is perfect for the role of the White Swan, Lily personifies the Black Swan. As rivalry between the two dancers transforms into a twisted friendship, Nina's dark side begins to emerge.
|Academy Award (2010)||Won||Actress in a Leading Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)||Won||Actress in a Leading Role|
|Golden Globe (2010)||Won||Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)||Nominated||Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)||Won||Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role|
Natalie Portman as "Alice"
Alice (Natalie Portman), an American stripper who has moved to London, meets Dan (Jude Law) on the street. While looking at him, a taxi hits her. After taking her to the hospital, Dan begins dating Alice. A year later, Dan -- who has written a novel about Alice -- is bored. He flirts with photographer Anna (Julia Roberts). Pretending to be her in a chat room, he leads dermatologist Larry (Clive Owen) to an accidental meeting with Anna. As the years pass, both relationships disintegrate.
|Academy Award (2004)||Nominated||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2004)||Nominated||Actress in a Supporting Role|
|Golden Globe (2004)||Won||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|
Natalie Portman as "Ann August"
In this adaptation of the Mona Simpson novel, single mother Adele August (Susan Sarandon) is bad with money, and even worse when it comes to making decisions. Her straight-laced daughter, Ann (Natalie Portman), is a successful high school student with Ivy League aspirations. When Adele decides to pack up and move the two of them from the Midwest to Beverly Hills, Calif., to pursue her dreams of Hollywood success, Ann grows frustrated with her mother's irresponsible and impulsive ways.
|Golden Globe (1999)||Nominated||Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture|