Natalie Portman: 2011 Golden Globe Awards

Posted Sunday January 16, 2011 8:06 PM GMT

All prettied up for the red carpet festivities, Natalie Portman turned up for the 68th annual Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles, California on Sunday evening (January 16).

Held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, the expecting actress was all smiles in the arrivals area before heading inside for the swanky ceremony.

Always praised for her work, Miss Portman is up for Best Actress for her work in "Black Swan" while competing against Halle Berry, Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Lawrence and Michelle Williams.

Along with selecting the tops in cinema, the show also chose Robert De Niro to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award for career achievement.

As for the ceremony, Ricky Gervais is the host for the Golden Globe Awards - which air live on NBC beginning at 8PM ET/PT.

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