Natalie Portman

  • Natalie Portman to show off her ‘Scruples’

    Harvard grad, Oscar winner, and new momma Natalie Portman can now add a new title to her resume. According to Reuters, the “Black Swan” star is set to produce the new ABC series “Scruples,” based on the 1970s classic novel by Judith Krantz. While the book was already made into a relatively successful mini-series in… More ▸

  • Tsssss!!!! This week’s Weekly Sizzle Video!!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Natalie Portman visits her roots 2. Bloomberg goes Gaga 3. Lea Michele might boycott New York! 4. Howard Stern drunk dials adoring Twitter fans 5. Corey Feldman gets his… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman visits her roots

    After a short stint in France visiting Benjamin’s family, the Portman-Millipied clan (including baby Alef!) enjoyed a week-long vacation in Israel. According to Ynet news, the couple stayed at the King David Hotel in Jerusalem and traveled throughout the country, including Tel Aviv and the Dead Sea. Portman was spotted leaving a note at the… More ▸

  • This week’s Weekly Sizzle!

    Each week, 6 Degrees No Bacon, the Jewish celebrity blog, brings you the Weekly Sizzle, the six most interesting Jewish celebrity stories featuring commentary from our devoted correspondents. This week’s stories: 1. Natalie Portman to appear on a PETA postage stamp 2. Drake talks about Jewish Rappers 3. Amar’e Stoudemire teaches Hebrew, for real. 4. After LeBron, Kobe shoots… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman to appear on a PETA postage stamp

    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is an organization that strives to get attention by showing how many famous people don’t eat animals or wear fur, and this time they chose a form of communication used daily by all of us: postage stamps. A new campaign, which will be launched tomorrow, features famous vegetarians throughout history,… More ▸

  • Benjamin Millepied retires from the New York City Ballet

    Natalie Portman’s fiance (and baby daddy) Benjamin Millepied just announced his retirement from the New York City Ballet where he had been a principal ,dancer since 2002. The French-born dancer, who is 34, recently became a father when Portman gave birth to the couple’s son, Aleph. Does this mean that Millipied will become a stay-at-home… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman and first Baby Aleph sighting!

    Natalie Portman and fiance Benjamin Millepied were spotted in public for the first time with their new baby, Aleph. The three were walking around the streets of Paris this week. Portman and Millepied seemed to be very loving and admiring of the little one. Earlier this month, we reported that Natalie is considering a long… More ▸

  • Natalie to retire? Send her an AARP card!

    Last week we “reported” (and by that I mean we “re-reported” since this is the nature of blogging) that Natalie Portman was considering taking the lead role in Adaline, which is about a woman stops aging after a freak accident. This part would’ve had her playing mom to Angela Lansbury. I was super stoked. Had… More ▸

  • Natalie Portman coming out of maternity leave

    Just this week, the first photos of a post-pregnancy Natalie Portman were spread across the interwebs (though she left little Aleph at home with her ballet dancer baby daddy, Benjamin Millepied), which means it’s now time to start speculating about her next career move. According to People, Portman has been offered the lead in the… More ▸