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  • Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis among 10 highest paid actresses in Hollywood

    Forbes has just released their list of Hollywood’s highest paid actresses, and (drumroll, please) two of the ten starlets are Jewish. Not bad ladies! Natalie Portman comes in at number eight, having earned $14 million this year. While the Oscar winner has been in the news lately for her upcoming directorial debut, it’s blockbusters like “Thor”… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman spearheading adaptation of Amos Oz novel

    We were sad when “Gone Girl” didn’t happen, but it looks like Natalie Portman might have an even more intriguing project in the works—one that will require a stay in Israel. According to Haaretz, the Jerusalem-born actress will be back in her hometown to shoot an adaptation of “A Tale of Love and Darkness,” the… More ▸

  • Portman, Ad-Rock, and Hoffman, oh my

    Lately there’s been some buzz about a few interesting Jewish stars (possibly) lined up for some interesting films. Here, the low-down on where you might next see some of your favorite actors. * In what seemed like about five seconds after everyone you knew had read Gillian Flynn’s “Gone Girl” the news hit that Reese… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman takes Aleph to the JCC

    Today, when I drag two kids, a stroller, various backpacks and tote bags, water bottles, smooshy overripe bananas and Pirate’s Booty into my local Jewish Community Center for an afternoon of swimming and basketball, I will try not to feel as harried and disheveled as I know I appear.Instead, I will try to channel Natalie… More ▸

  • Zach Braff turns to Kickstarter to help fund a ‘Garden State’ sequel

    Attention all “Garden State” fans still pining for more: You can take action. Zach Braff, the super relatable Jersey boy behind the classic 2004 film, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for a follow-up. In his video the adorable Braff explains why he’s hitting us up (because big money investors want too much… More ▸

  • Check out Natalie Portman in ‘Thor: The Dark World’ trailer

    Despite what certain gossip blogs would have you believe, Natalie Portman is more than just a highly attractive, possibly pregnant mother, environmentalist, and Paris resident. The girl can act, too. In November you’ll get to see her on the big screen alongside Chris Hemsworth in Thor: The Dark World. Until then Portman fans and comic book… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman, greenest Jewish celeb

    It’s Earth Day, that special time every year when Google changes it’s logo to something naturey looking and we feel vaguely guilty about not bringing our own reusable cups to Starbucks. Seriously though, in honor of the occasion we’d like to give a shout out to who we think is the Jewish World’s most eco-friendly… More ▸

  • Is Natalie Portman pregnant?

    Is time for Bet Portman? Jewish actress and “Black Swan” star Natalie Portman was spotted wearing a rather baggy Dior gown at the Vanity Fair post-Oscars party, which has raised the suspicion that she might be hiding a baby bump. The 31-year-old wife of ballet mogul Benjamin Millepied and mother of baby Aleph, was seen in a… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman is moving to Paris

    Benjamin Millipied, husband to Natalie Portman and papa to baby Aleph, has been appointed as the new director of the Paris Opera Ballet, the New York Times reports, and he’s taking his family with him! Millipied was the mastermind choreographer behind Portman’s hit film “Black Swan,” and won the heart of our the Jewish actress during… More ▸