Arts & Entertainment
Lesson time 09:33 min
Natalie reveals what she’s learned from her collaborations with gifted directors, including Darren Aronofsky, Mike Nichols, Anthony Minghella, and Pablo Larraín.
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 class ignited me to love acting again. I'm a fan of Natalie and this showed me how down to earth and fun she is!
Watching Natalie talk about joy, play, empathy (and most importantly: RESEARCH) makes me feel less afraid to take the plunge into something I've always dreamed of doing.
I've always looked up to Natalie Portman as a kid so it was such a dream to take classes with her. Thank you for sharing all your acting tips and reminding us the importance of having fun in acting
Natalie gives us a look at the foundations of acting through the lens of her unique experiences. Very solid.