It's a good day to be Natalie Portman.
The actress just landed her third Oscar nomination for Best Lead Actress in the historic biopic Jackie!
After taking a few years off from acting, the 35-year-old shot right back into our hearts by portraying former First Lady Jackie Kennedy in the wake of John F. Kennedy's tragic assassination.
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However, the Oscar frontrunner is hardly the first to transform herself into a cultural icon — both Jennifer Lopez and Will Smith got their movie star cards from acclaimed leading biopic roles!
See what other actors had incredible biopic transformations (below)!
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