Facts of Natalie Portman
|Full Name||Natalie Portman|
|Birth Name||Natalie Hershlag|
|Other Name||Natalie Portman|
|Profession||Actress, Director & Producer|
|Father Name||Avner Hershlag|
|Father Profession||Israeli fertility specialist and gynecologist|
|Filmography||Thor: Love and Thunder,V for Vendetta|
|Date of Birth||June 9,1981|
How Much Is Natalie Portman's Net Worth?
The 2 times Golden Globe Award winner Natalie Portman is an American-Israeli actress, famous for her work in Star Wars trilogy. Professional since 1994, Portman along with acting career also earned huge sum through her prominence as a producer, writer, and director.
As of July 2019, Portman has an estimated net worth of $60 million; all thanks to her whopping salary from movies.
Till date, she has earned 64 acting credits, 3 directing & 10 producing credits. Some of Natalie's famous movie appearances include Heat (1995), V for Vendetta (2006), Black Swan (2010), Jackie (2016) and many more.
Net Worth Details: Income Sources & Earnings
After being discovered in a pizza parlor, Natalie Portman acting prominence earn her a film debut through Mathilda in Léon: The Professional (1994).
Her major career breakthrough came up in 1999 after she portrayed Padmé Amidala in Star Wars: Episode I- The Phantom Menace.
It followed her cast in the Star Wars sequels, Star Wars: Episode II-Attack of the Clones (2002) and Star Wars: Episode III- Revenge of the Sith (2005).
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Natalie Portman owns the net worth of around $60 million as of July 2019. Back in 2018, The Richest claimed Portman's fortune to be around $54 million.
The main source of her income is acting career, but also music, directorial (3 credits) & production (10 credits) journey has aided her earnings.
As reported, her 2009 album Incredibad feat. Chris Parnell sold 246,000 copies and earned $265,000.
Some major movie appearances of Portman include Heat (1995), Closer (2004), V for Vendetta (2006), Black Swan (2010), Thor (2011), Thor: The Dark World (2013) and Jackie (2016).
For a fact, she reportedly earned $1 million for her work in Closer.
Having worked for the Marvel's movie Thor (2011), Natalie was considered the role of Selina Kyle/Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises (2012) but Anne Hathaway got the role.
Check out her yearly earnings:
- Earnings in 2013- $14 million
- Earnings in 2014- $13 million
Did you know? She shaved her head to play the role of Evey Hammond in V for Vendetta.
Movie Box Office Collection
|Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999)|
|$115 million||$1.027 billion|
|Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)||$115 million||$649.4 million|
|Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005)||$113 million||$848.8 million|
|V for Vendetta||Evey Hammond||$54 million||$132.5 million|
|Black Swan (2010)||Nina Sayers||$13 million||$329.4 million|
|No Strings Attached (2011)||Emma Kurtzman||$25 million||$149.2 million|
|Thor (2011)||Jane Foster||$150 million||$449.3 million|
|Thor: The Dark World (2013)||$170-$272 million||$644.6 million|
|Jackie (2016)||Jacqueline Kennedy||$9 million||$25.1 million|
Likewise, the huge budget movie will be directed by New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi.
Endorsements, Instagram Earnings & Charity Works
Surely, as a famous Hollywood figure, Natalie Portman is one of the demanded names for endorsement deals. Though, not much detail on her sponsorship detail is out except Natalie endorsing Christain Dior.
Back in 2011, Portman signed as the face of Dior fragrances and makeup along with her involvement in its ad campaigns.
Meanwhile, as of July 12, 2019, Natalie Portman has over 4.2 million followers on her Instagram; the social media platform has become trending endorsing medium these days.
As per Influencer Marketing Hub, Natalie's Instagram can earn her $8,511-$14,185 per sponsored post.
Apart from these, Portman is also involved in charity works and fundraising events. She donated $50,000 to Time's Up in January 2018.
Back in February 2015, along with other Havard University alumni wrote an open letter to the University, demanding $35.9 billion of its endowment from oil companies for divesting.
Well, she has associations with many non-profit organizations like Artists for Peace and Justice, Food Bank For New York City, Legacy of Hope Foundation, Shoe4Africa, and The Lunchbox Fund.
Assets, House, Cars, Lifestyle & Expenses
No doubt that with such a massive multi-million dollars fortune, Natalie Portman lives a lavish lifestyle and owns an impressive collection of assets.
Well, the Black Swan actress reportedly owns 2 massive properties: one in Hollywood Hills and another one in Montecito.
Back in June 2017, she bought the 10-acre Montecito estate for $6.5 million with attractive 3,991-square-foot home. For a fact, Montecito has been home to celebrities like Jeff Bridges, Gene Hackman, Ellen DeGeneres, and Portia de Rossi.
And her Hollywood Hills mansion spread on 4,866 sq. ft., bought in May 2009 cost her $3.25 million. The property features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Formerly, the American actress owned a 2,088-square-foot house in Sea Cliff, New York. She sold it for $1.75 million in 2007; had bought it in 2002 for $1.375 million.
Also, Portman's 2-bedroom loft in Manhattan's West Village was sold for $6.55 million. She had purchased the property back in 2005 paying $5.7 million.
In addition to expenses on expensive mansions, Natalie Portman also spends a hefty sum on luxury cars; her collection includes:
- Mercedes Benz S-Class (approx. $91,850)
- Toyota Prius ($30,000)
- Lexus RX
- Ford Escape
- Honda Civic
Well, her other range of expenses includes daily life luxury, costly clothes, travels & tax payments.
Did you know? Natalie is a good friend and regular customer of designer Zac Posen; she wore Zac Posen dress in 2003 New Year's party which had more than $10,000 worth of crystals on it.
Tax Expenses & Insurance
As a responsible American citizen, Natalie Portman is liable to tax payments including property and income tax.
Well, her 2 properties in California seeks 0.793% of its assessed value as property tax, accompanied by the house insurance premium of $1,000 per year.
On the other hand, upon the income of $5 million, the actress has to pay $2.517 million as income tax, inclusive of 35.61% Federal tax, 2.46% FICA and 12.29% State tax.
Natalie Portman's Personal Life: Age, Height, Family, Education, Husband & Children
Born on June 9, 1981, in Jerusalem, Israel, Natalie's birth name is Natalie Hershlag. She is the only daughter of her parents: Shelley, an American homemaker who works as Portman's agent and Avner Hershlag, an Israeli fertility specialist and gynecologist.
She took the surname of her maternal grandparents and changed her name to Natalie Portman.
At the age of 3, in 1984, her family moved to Washington D.C, the United States and later relocated to Connecticut in 1988 and eventually settled at New York.
She attended Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School in Rockville, Maryland and Solomon Schechter Day School of Nassau County in Jericho, New York before graduating from Syosset High School in Long Island in 1999.
As reported, Natalie obtained a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in psychology from Harvard University in 2003. Moreover, she returned to Israel to took graduate courses at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2004.
Natalie Portman holds dual nationality: American and Israeli and is of Jewish ethnic group.
As of July 2019, Portman's age is 38 and has a height of 5 ft. 3 inches (160 cm).
Married Life, Husband & Children
Well, Natalie Portman is a happily married woman and enjoys a blissful relationship with her husband Benjamin Millepied, French dancer and choreographer.
The duo met in the set of the film Back Swan and started dating in 2009. They got engaged on December 28, 2010, and later married on August 4, 2012, in a Jewish ceremony held in Big Sur, California.
Natalie and Benjamin even share 2 children together: Aleph Portman-Millepied (born on June 14, 2011, at the age of 30) and daughter Amalia Millepied (on February 22, 2017, at the age of 35).
Past Relationships & On-Screen Match-Ups
Prior to Benjamin, Portman had dated many famous Hollywood figures.
She has been in relationships with Lukas Haas (1998), Hayden Christensen (2000- 2001), Gael García Bernal (2003- 2007), Jake Gyllenhaal (2006), Andy Samberg (2006), Nathan Bogle (2007 - 2008), Jude Law (2007), Nathan Rothschild (2007) and Devendra Banhart (2008).
Also, the American actress has many famous on-screen match ups including Jude Law in Closer (2004), Jake Gyllenhaal in Brothers (2009) and Ashton Kutcher in No Strings Attached (2011).