Natalie Portman to wed “Black Swan” choreographer

The actress is pregnant with her first child and engaged to Benjamin Millepied, who worked on her latest film

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Natalie Portman to wed "Black Swan" choreographer(Credit: AP)

Natalie Portman is pregnant with her first child and is engaged to Benjamin Millepied, the choreographer of “Black Swan.” A publicist for Portman confirmed Monday that the couple are engaged and expecting, but declined to give any further details. People magazine first reported the news.

The 29-year-old actress and Millepied, a well-regarded ballet dancer and choreographer, met during the making of “Black Swan,” Darren Aronofsky’s psychological thriller that stars Portman as a ballet dancer. She’s been nominated for best actress by the Golden Globes and the Screen Actors Guild.

Millepied played a small on-screen role in the film as a dancer.

Portman also stars in Ivan Reitman’s upcoming romantic comedy, “No Strings Attached.”

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