Natalie Portman is an Angel City co-founder and an Academy Award-winning actress, director, and activist. Portman's recent film credits include Vox Lux, Annihilation, Lucy in the Sky, and Thor: Love and Thunder. She wrote, directed, produced, and starred in A Tale of Love and Darkness, which made its world premiere at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival and its North American premiere at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. Portman also executive produced and narrated the documentary Eating Animals. The film is based on Jonathan Safran Foer's memoir and examines mankind’s dietary choices.
In addition to her film work, Portman devotes time to several humanitarian causes. She is an ambassador for WE, an organization that empowers youth to remove barriers that prevent them from being active local and global citizens. Portman is also a founding member of Time’s Up, a campaign led by women in the entertainment industry working to ensure equality and safety in the workplace for people of all genders. A Harvard graduate with a degree in psychology, Portman has studied at Hebrew University in Jerusalem.