04:31 PM EDT 06/12/2015
Originally posted 05/27/2015 06:40PM
She may be an Oscar-winning actress and the director of an upcoming film, but Natalie Portman says that when she showed up at Harvard University as a freshman, she was eager to prove that she "wasn't just a dumb actress."
Originally posted 05/27/2015 10:30AM
It was a scorching-hot day in Cannes, and Natalie Portman had been sitting outside for hours doing video interviews, so when PEOPLE photographer Chris Floyd asked her if she would take her shoes off and wade in the cool waters of the Mediterranean for a shot, she agreed. For 15 minutes she happily splashed along the beach for PEOPLE's exclusive look behind the scenes of the Cannes Film Festival in the magazine's new issue.
Originally posted 05/22/2015 11:45AM
Croissants, rosé, and premieres? That can only mean we're in Cannes!
Originally posted 05/17/2015 02:00PM
I see London, I see France ...
Originally posted 05/14/2015 01:10PM
Jacqueline Kennedy was the epitome of dignity amid unspeakable pain in the days following her husband's assassination in Dallas in 1963. And now, an Oscar-winning actress has been tapped to relive that historic time in a new movie about the woman who still enchants the nation.
Originally posted 05/06/2015 05:20PM
Forget flaunting the Oscar statuette on the mantel. Natalie Portman prefers to keep her trophy tucked away – in fact, she's not actually sure where it is.
Originally posted 02/09/2015 06:50PM
The star has worn four gorgeous dresses in just a few days
See Natalie Portman Escape a Wedding by Helicopter, Wearing the Most Gorgeous Dress You'll See All Day
Originally posted 02/03/2015 04:00PM
Her Miss Dior ad is to die for
Originally posted 07/17/2014 01:55PM
Zach "The Director" Braff returns on Friday with his second cinematic effort, Wish I was Here. It's the Kickstarter-funded story of a struggling actor – his last job was a dandruff commercial – caught in the confusion of dealing with grown-up responsibilities, while still wishing to be a kid. Complete with Shins songs, daydreams and waiting rooms, Wish I Was Here is littered with nostalgic nods to Braff's directorial debut: Garden State.
Originally posted 01/09/2014 10:00AM
Scarlett Johansson's iOS-turned-soulmate "Samantha" in Her may seem like a fun alternative to dating, but don't expect to find the equivalent from your own iPhone. Siri is quick to shut down any inklings that she is similar to Johansson's role.
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