The New York Times marketing folks have uploaded this video of Natalie Portman to YouTube. Over the past day, it’s received some 180,000 views. It’s the third most watched clip today.
The video of the Portman, who is hailed "Screen Goddess," is part of The Times’ launch of "T" the new, glitzy Web site of The New York Times Style Magazine. It was produced by Grand Large/NYC. Here’s a review of Flash-heavy site in Mediabistro. Gawker weighs in on the new site too.
The Times has had a YouTube channel up for some time.
And, yes, Natalie Portman is smart, candid and, yes very beautiful. A very different celebrity clip, indeed.
— Andy Plesser