Natalie Portman new face of Christian Dior

Updated: Jun 08, 2010, 17:49 PM IST

Los Angeles: Israeli-American actress Natalie Portman has been named as the new face face of Parfums Christian Dior.

It`s the first time the 28-year-old actress, has represented a fragrance and cosmetics brand, Women`s Wear Daily reported.

Apart from Portman, star other celebrities endorsing the fashion house in advertisements include Sharon Stone, Charlize Theron, Monica Bellucci, Jude Law and Alain Delon. The `Closer` star has constantly maintained that she couldn`t handle any other job than being an actress except maybe working as a bike messenger.

"I can make chitchat, but not much else," she told Interview magazine. I`d basically have trouble with any job that doesn`t require me to wear silly clothes and talk in funny voices," Portman had said in an interview.