Natalie Portman's Man Talks Scents: Daily Beauty Reporter: Daily Beauty Reporter: allure.com
Before Black Swan came out, and Natalie Portman was sporting a baby bump on the red carpet and talking motherhood, most people had never heard of her beau Benjamin Millepied. In the dance world, though, the renowned dancer and choreographer has long been a crowd favorite thanks to graceful movements and striking good looks—something I can certainly attest to. As a young ballet dancer, I watched Millepied perform every summer in upstate New York, his company's home base during the month of July, sneaking backstage at any chance to score an autograph from the French danseur. This morning, while I didn't score an autograph, I got something better—the opportunity to sit down and chat with Millepied, recently named the face of Yves Saint Laurent's new fragrance L'Homme Libre (or "free man" in his native tongue).