Natalie Portman to Star in 'Macbeth' Opposite Michael Fassbender

May 01, 2013 AT 2:43 PM
Natalie Portman and Michael Fassbender have reportedly signed on to star in a movie version of Shakespeare's 'Macbeth,' with Portman playing Lady Macbeth. The two join a long list of stars who have recited the famous poet's work including Mel Gibson and Glenn Close in 'Hamlet,' Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes in 'Romeo Juliet,' and Al Pacino in 'The Merchant of Venice.' Kristina Behr has the story.