Film & TV
Lesson time 10:49 min
In this case study, Natalie and Tanya share how they prepared for Natalie’s role in “Jackie” as First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy.
Topics include: Study the Particularities of Your Character's Dialect • Notice Where the Breaths and Hesitations Are • Study the Way Your Character's Voice Shifts Over Time
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
Loved it! Great tips and a fun experience working with actress AND scientist Natalie Portman!
Natalie gives a lot of deep insight into the world of acting. The intricacies of character development that she offers are great tools to know. A lovely class.
I'm a professional actor, but it is helpful and insightful to hear from someone as accomplished as Natalie. To learn about her processes and discover tricks she's found from working with different directors.
Loved this class and all of Natalie's insights and tips and tools and her genuine respect for the art of acting <3