Natalie Portman Mulling Several Film Roles (Exclusive)

 Roles on offer to the “Black Swan” actress include “Code Name Sasha"

So what isn’t Natalie Portman being courted for these days? There are several roles on offer to the “Black Swan” actress, include “Code Name Sasha,” which is being described as a female “Training Day” meets “La Femme Nikita" and "Last Witness," among others.

Getty Images"Code Name Sasha" revolves around a single mother who has been engaged in criminal activity since she was a teenager.  She is given a chance to get out when the FBI asks her to go under cover to bring down the world’s largest gun-running organization. Alexandra Milchan is producing for Paramount.

Also read: Scott Pictures Boards Natalie  Portman's 'Jane Got a Gun' and Launches New Sales Arm

At Fox, Portman is also being eyed for the film “Last Witness” for producers Davis Entertainment. She would play a psychologist working with the sole survivor of a bombing in a café in Boston who is suffering from amnesia. Portman is also being courted for the Jackie Kennedy drama “Jackie” at Fox Searchlight, some media outlets have reported. 

A representative for the actress said that Portman has yet to make a decision about these films. Portman has already been announced for the “Untitled Terrence Malick Project,” “Thor: The Dark World” and “Jane Got a Gun.”

Portman will also serve as a producer on “Jane Got a Gun.”

 

Partners

Featured