Arts & Entertainment
Lesson time 09:22 min
When preparing for roles that involve a foreign language, accent, or dialect, Natalie works with her dialect coach, Tanya Blumstein. In this lesson, Natalie and Tanya demonstrate how they collaborate to shape the voice of a character.
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
Excellent!!! LOVED Natalie's style of teaching.
Great advice from a great actress. I deeply admire Natalie as an actress and as a person. Let empathy rule the world!!
This was just amazing. I learned so much and will take this with me throughout my career in acting.
I think I have great insight now. It was very compelling. I'm very glad to have watched this.