She’s super intelligent
It’s not every actress in Hollywood who takes a few years off her career to study… At Harvard! Portman graduated after completing an intense four-year degree in Psychology – and we’re thinking this must have surely helped out with her preparation for the Black Swan role!
According to various sources, the actress wasn’t phased if her studies ruined her acting career in Hollywood – claiming she would rather have had the experience and learn. We should all take advice from Natalie Portman!