In her MasterClass, “Oscar-winning actor Natalie Portman shares the techniques at the heart of her acting process — and teaches you how to tackle your next role.”
Here is a trailer for her course:
In this video for her MasterClass course, Natalie Portman says:
Be free. Make mistakes. Try things. This is a job about your imagination.
You’re making a movie influenced by life, you’re making a character influenced by a human, and you want to make it as human as possible.
What is their desire? Desire is at the root of everything.
I have not been to a traditional drama school.
I’ve been working for 25 years and I learned by doing and I pieced together different things that are helpful for me that I want to share with you.
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.”
Follow the link to her class and other MasterClass courses: