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    Who Is Natalie Portman’s Husband? Know All About Benjamin Millepeid

    Natalie Portman is an Oscar-winning, Israeli American actress. Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Jane Foster made her acting debut in ‘The Professional‘ in 1994. Then, she joined the cast of ‘Leon’ which made her famous across the globe. Natalie to date has a very successful career. She has appeared in famous projects like ‘Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace’, ‘Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones’, ‘Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith’, ‘The Other Boleyn Girl, Black Swan’, ‘Thor’, ‘Thor: The Dark World’, and many more.

    Just like all other A-list Hollywood actresses, Portman has broken many hearts by getting married. The actress finally found ‘love’ on the set of a film. “I met my husband on [the set of ‘Black Swan’], so I think I was in, like, dreamland,” Natalie told the host in an interview on SiriusXM, 2018. She and Benjamin Milliepeid have been married for more than 10 years.

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    Who Is Benjamin Millepeid?

    Benjamin Millepied was born in Bordeaux, France. He is a French dancer and choreographer. Benjamin began studying ballet when he was eight. Then, he attended the Conservatoire National Supérieur Musique et Danse de Lyon, France. In 1993, he joined the New York City Ballet on a full scholarship from the French ministry.

    He began creating his own choreography in 2001. Benjamin then went on to become a principal dancer with New York City Ballet from 2002 to 2011. Later, he was the director of dance at the Paris Opéra Ballet from 2014 to 2016. Benjamin was also involved in the choreographing of some movies. His work for Aronofsky’s ballet thriller ‘Black Swan‘ was highly appreciated, and it immediately attracted the attention of Hollywood to him.

    Millepied’s father Denys Millepied is known to be a former decathlete and a dance teacher. Benjamin learned to track and field from his father. His mother is Catherine Millepied-Flory. She is a former ballet dancer. It was Catherine who started teaching her son ballet at an early age. Benjamin is the youngest in the family and has an older brother, Laurent Millepied.

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    How Did Natalie Portman And Benjamin Milliepeid Meet?

    Natalie Portman and her future husband first got acquainted when they were filming ‘Black Swan‘ in 2009. Natalie starred in the movie as prima ballerina Nina Sayers while Benjamin was hired to choreograph the iconic ballet sequences for the film. Soon after meeting each other, the duo started dating. In 2010, Millepied finally asked Portman to be his wife, and the actress said yes. In June 2011, the couple brought their first child into the world. They named the boy Aleph Portman-Millepied.

    The following year, in August, the celebrity couple went down the aisle. The bride took our breath away as she wore a white bridal gown with sheer sleeves and a flower crown. Their wedding was attended by several celebrities, including Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner, and Macaulay Culkin. Five years later, in February 2017, a new member was added to the family. Natalie and Benjamin welcomed their second baby, a girl who named Amalia.

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