Natalie Portman Thanks Her "Beautiful Love" For Baby
Natalie Portman cried tears of joy as she accepted the Best Actress award for her performance in Black Swan at Sunday's Oscars.
The pregnant star, 29, seemingly forgot no one who helped her on Black Swan and throughout her Hollywood career, which began when she was 11.
"I truly, sincerely wish the award was to work with my fellow nominees," Portman gushed of Jennifer Lawrence, Annette Bening, Nicole Kidman and Michelle Williams. "I'm so in awe of you." The star thanked her parents Avi and Shelley "for giving me life and for giving me the opportunity to work...[For teaching me] how to be a good human being by example."
Lastly, she thanked Benjamin Millepied, her fiance and father of her unborn child.
"my beautiful love" Millepied, 33, a star ballet dancer and Black Swan's choreographer. "[He] has now given me my most important role of my life," said the expectant mom.