Natalie Portman is among the highest-paid Hollywood actresses in the world

Natalie Portman, one of the most famous women in Hollywood and has an estimated net worth of $90 million.

Portman, 41, has been a part of the film industry since she was a child and transitioned into more mature roles at the turn of the century.

She is now one of the highest-paid Hollywood actresses in the world

Born Neta-Lee Harshlag on June 9, 1981 in Jerusalem, Israel, Portman was raised in a Jewish family.

Portman turned down the modeling gig but started to audition for acting parts, landing her breakout role on Leon: The Professional.

She adopted her stage name, Natalie Portman, for the first time when Leon: The Professional was released.

Portman went on to star in multiple films throughout the next decade before winning an Oscar for her lead role in Black Swan

She studied performing arts and by the age of 10, it was obvious that she was destined for the entertainment industry

Portman learned Hebrew and became involved in many forms of dancing, including Balle