Arts & Entertainment
Lesson time 07:28 min
In this case study, Natalie reveals how she prepared for her role in “Black Swan” as a ballerina losing her grip on reality, which included training with a ballet instructor for months.
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.
Featured Masterclass Instructor
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
Natalie Portman gave me a great overview of the creative process of acting and I am inspired!
I wish there was more demo material, where they show and not tell. But overall brilliant content!
It was very pleasant and useful but I also think that more videos with Natalie Portman in action could make it even better.
Natalie Portman has given me insights to what goes on in an Actor's mind which can hopefully help me Direct better.