Arts & Entertainment
Lesson time 02:45 min
In her final lesson, Natalie encourages you to see acting as an exercise in empathy. As you step into your character’s shoes, she encourages you to be playful, not worry about making mistakes, and have fun above all else.
Natalie Portman began acting professionally at 12 and won an Oscar before she turned 30. As a self-taught actor, she uses personal techniques to create compelling, complex characters. In her first-ever acting class, Natalie shows how empathy is at the core of every great performance, how to bring real-life details into every role, and how to build your own creative process. Get ready for your breakout performance.
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Oscar-winning actor Natalie Portman shares the techniques at the heart of her acting process—and teaches you how to tackle your next role.Explore the Class
This is a wonderful, incredibly engaging class, and gave me so many inspiring ideas for working on future scripts and characters. Natalie was also very encouraging, humble and positive, leaving me inspired and excited about creating!
Natalie teaches so well that I could catch up with something I miss in some training. She is a great teacher and I really enjoy and learned a lot. Thanks for the great class!
Absolutely amazing! Natalie had so many great tips, I took a lot of notes and overall just loved absorbing her positivity and passion. Highly recommended!
I have gained a lot of great advice, and will keep watching more.