June 16, 2009
Portman set for ‘Black Swan’ role
Actress Natalie Portman is attached to play the lead in Darren Aronofsky's ballet thriller
Black Swan, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Portman would play a veteran ballerina locked in a competitive situation with a rival dancer who could be real, a supernatural apparition or a hallucination, the entertainment industry trade newspaper said.If negotiations go well, Aronofsky could start shooting
Swanwith Portman as early as this year, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Aronofsky previously directed
Requiem for a Dream,
The Fountain and
Portman's film credits include
The Other Boleyn Girl,
V for Vendetta and