She appeared in Paul McCartney's music video "Dance Tonight" from his 2007 album Memory Almost Full, directed by Michel Gondry.  Portman co-starred in the Wes Anderson short film Hotel Chevalier, opposite Jason Schwartzman. That same year, she founded the production company, Handsomecharlie Films as a reference to her dog Charlie, who died.  In May 2008, Portman served as the youngest member of the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival jury.  Portman's directorial debut, Eve, opened the 65th Venice International Film Festival's shorts competition in September 2008.  The short film, about a young woman who is dragged along on her grandmother's romantic date, was screened out of competition and Portman drew inspiration for the character from her own grandmother.  In 2009, she starred opposite Tobey Maguire and Jake Gyllenhaal in the drama film Brothers, a remake of the 2004 Danish film of the same name.  Also in 2009, Portman starred in a commercial called Greed directed by Roman Polanski. 
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag , Hebrew : נטע-לי הרשלג ;  June 9, 1981  ) is an actress, producer and director with dual American and Israeli citizenship . Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional , opposite Jean Reno . She was later cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy (released in 1999, 2002 and 2005).
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The Oscar-winning actress , 35, debuted her growing baby bump in a stunning Dior gown Thursday at the Venice Film Festival premiere for her new film Planetarium , which she costars in alongside up-and-coming model and actress Lily-Rose Depp .