At the age of 13, Natalie Portman auditioned for the role of the young girl in Léon and got the role, starring in the film alongside Jean Reno and Gary Oldman.
Amongst her smaller roles of the 1990s, Natalie Portman appeared in Everyone Says I Love You, Mars Attacks! The producers of William Shakespeare's Romeo Juliet turned her down for the role of Juliet, arguing that she was too young.
And did you know that Natalie sits on the Harvard Committee for the Hasty Pudding Awards?
Wonder if they made Henry VIII much more sympathetic – probably.
In 1987, Penn reportedly struck his then-wife, Madonna, across the head with a baseball bat.
I must also say up front that this story does not in anyway reflect the sexual orientation or practices of Ms.
She studied dancing and acting in New York, and starred in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace while still at high school on Long Island.
In 1999, Portman enrolled at Harvard University to study psychology, alongside her work as an actress; she completed a bachelor's degree in 2003.