Benjamin Millepied is a French dancer and choreographer who has been in the New York City Ballet for the past three decades. In other words, people identify her as the husband of Israeli-born American actress Natalie Portman. She has won awards like Academy Award, British Academy Award and Golden Globe Award.
Benjamin Millepied Married Hollywood Star
Benjamin Millepied tied the knot with his wife Natalie Portman on 4th August 2012 in a Jewish ceremony held in Big Sur, California. Benjamin started dating Natalie in 2009 after they encountered while working together on the set of Black Swan.
Millipied moved to Paris with his spouse after he accepted the position of a Paris Opera Ballet director. Since 2013, the couple has been living in Los Angeles, California. Benjamin shared amazing chemistry with wife Natalie despite religion difference. In 2014, Millipied announced he is in the process of converting to Judaism.
Millipied is a proud father to Natalie Portman's two children. The couple welcomed their first child, Aleph on 14th June 2011. Natalie announced her pregnancy on 27th December 2010. On 22nd February 2017, Portman gave birth to a second child Amalia.
Benjamin Millepied Net Worth
Benjamin Millepied is one of the most esteemed dance choreographers in the world. As a result of his years of toil as a dancer and instructor, he has accumulated an incredible net worth of $10 million.
Millepied started his career choreographing in the Oscar winning feature Black Swan in 2010. Benjamin directed a number of short movie, commercials, and music vides collaborating with artists. He has worked with stars like Mark Bradford, IO Echo, Philip Glass, Zeds Dead.
More recently, Benjamin Millepied directed a movie for luury jewelry brand Van Ceef and Arpels relating to his oroinal chorepgraphy "Reflections". In 2012, Natalie's husband founded The Amoveo Company, a multi-media production company and art collection in Los Angeles.
Check out the clip of Benjamin Millepied speaking about his journey in America!
Bnjamin's wife Natalie Portman starred in movies and television series like Leon: The Professional, The Diary of a Young Girl, Star Wars, The Seagull, Black Swan, Thor, The Phantom Menace and a A Tale of Love and Darkness.
Benjamin Millepied Quick Facts
- Benjamin Millepied was born and raised in Bordeaux, Gironde France.
- Benjamin attended the School of American Ballet as a teenager.
- Benjamin spent his childhood in Africa.
- Benjamin millepied has a fair complexion and blue eyes.
- Benjamin is active on social networking site Instagram.
- Benjamin Millepied is the son of Catherine Millepied-Flory and Denys Millepied.
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