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Natalie Portman
Actress Portman not choosing where Genesis Prize money is donated

The American actress said she would not visit Israel to accept the Genesis Prize as she did not want to appear to be endorsing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who would be speaking a the ceremony.

By JTA
21/04/2018
STEVE RAKITT, president, Genesis Prize Foundation and Jill Smith, senior adviser to the chai
Prize philanthropy: genesis prize and other awards set social agenda

“This prize is an action-oriented award; it allows the laureate to make a difference. The Foundation gives the laureate an opportunity to ‘re-gift’ the funds to a worthy cause."

By MAAYAN HOFFMAN
22/03/2018
Gal Gadot attends Build Presents The Cast Of "Wonder Woman" at Build Studio on May 23, 2017 in New Y
'Wonder Woman' Gal Gadot rules the World Wide Web

In IMDB ranking, Gadot outshines fellow Israelis Natalie Portrman and Odeya Rush. Anticipation mounting for upcoming premiere.

25/05/2017
Natalie Portman Cannes Film Festival
Jewish Hollywood actress Natalie Portman explains Hebrew slang in a Vanity Fair video

The actress taught viewers some basic Israeli slang in a Vanity Fair video as part of a series that reveals celebrities' hidden talents.

08/02/2017
Natalie Portman à Cannes
Natalie Portman pregnant with 2nd child

An unnamed source confirmed the news to Us Weekly on Thursday.

By JTA
09/09/2016
Natalie Portman Cannes Film Festival
Meet the accent coach who taught Natalie Portman to sound like an Israeli for her new film

Language itself is a theme of the movie. Portman’s character tells stories throughout the film, which also focuses on how words are related.

By JTA
19/08/2016
Natalie Portman
The wizardness of Oz

Natalie Portman – and Jerusalem – star in the actress’s directorial debut

Natalie Portman Cannes Film Festival
Natalie Portman: My 'Hebrew is good,' but could be better

Israeli-born actress discusses the challenges of directing, acting in new film based on Amos Oz novel.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
18/05/2015
natali portman
Natalie Portman to star in movie based on the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is the first Jewish female justice to serve on the US Supreme Court.

By JTA
10/05/2015
Actress Natalie Portman arrives at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills, California
Natalie Portman 'very upset' over Netanyahu's re-election, 'racist comments'

While critical of Netanyahu, Portman was careful “not to use [this platform]” to help “some people…shit on Israel.”

By JPOST.COM STAFF
06/05/2015
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