Tag: Natalie Portman

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‘Jewish Nobel’ to Be Awarded to Natalie Portman Despite Israel Snub

TEL AVIV – Hollywood actor Natalie Portman will receive the $2 million Genesis Prize — dubbed the Jewish Nobel — despite boycotting the awards event last month because she didn’t want to appear on the same stage as Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. 

Natalie Portman arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Annihilation" at the Regency Village Theatre on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: ‘Like All Boycotters of Israel, Natalie Portman Is a Hypocrite’

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach joined SiriusXM hosts Alex Marlow and Frances Martel on Friday’s Breitbart News Daily to discuss Jerusalem-born actress Natalie Portman’s refusal to visit Israel to accept an award from the Genesis Foundation, a decision she belatedly framed as a rejection of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his policies.

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Today Producer Suspends Billy Bush Despite Own Past Sexual Comments

Noah Oppenheim, executive producer of NBC’s Today show, suspended Billy Bush from the program on Sunday for his involvement in a sexually explicit conversation with Donald Trump eleven years ago. However, by that standard, perhaps Oppenheim should suspend himself.

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Natalie Portman to Star as Jackie Kennedy in New Biopic

Natalie Portman has signed on to play Jackie Kennedy in a new biopic, called Jackie, which follows the former First Lady the first four days after the assassination of her husband, President John F. Kennedy in 1963, reports Variety.