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Natalie Portmanpaid up.
Greater than a 12 months in the past, the Oscar winner visited Ellen DeGeneres‘ daytime set for an interview. On the time, she was pregnant along with her second youngster and the curious comic wished to know the intercourse of child quantity two. Portman claimed to not know what she was having, however DeGeneres had an inkling the star was going to have a woman, so the 2 agreed to a wager: $1,000 …and pizza. “Meals-related bets I’ll at all times take,” Portman quipped on the time.
Nicely, quick ahead two months later and the Jackie star gave birth to daughter Amalia Millepied. For sure, the comic emerged the champion of their wager. On Wednesday, the ladies reunited as soon as once more on DeGeneres’ set to speak her upcoming film, Annihilation—and for the host to gather her winnings.
“I mentioned it was a woman,” DeGeneres recalled. “And also you had been appropriate,” Portman confirmed.
The actress additionally admitted to secretly understanding what she was having on the time. “I perhaps did, however perhaps did not need to inform all people on this planet,” the star admitted. “I nonetheless made the wager as a result of I assumed it will present both method if I did not.”
Because of this, Portman made a $1,000 donation to the Ellen DeGeneres Wildlife Fund, which her spouse Portia de Rossi not too long ago launched as a 60th birthday gift to her to assist international conservation efforts for critically endangered species.
As for Portman, she’s actually a girl of her phrase!