Natalie Friedman Wiki Bio
Natalie Friedman was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota USA, on 28 June 1990 – her zodiac sign is Cancer and she holds American nationality. She is an actress and a social media star, who might be known best for her portrayal of the lead character, Marie in the 2014 fantasy mystery thriller movie “Bury”, written by James Cooper, directed by Stefan Haverkamp, and which also starred Tristan Griffin and John Pellinghelli. It follows six people addicted to the internet who decide to spend the weekend deep in the woods in a house which has no Wi-Fi nor cell phone signal. It received mixed reviews, and failed to win any awards or nominations.
Childhood and education
Natalie was raised in Minneapolis alongside her brother Maximilian, and her sisters Gloria and Maria Roxanne, by their father who is staying away from the media’s attention, and their mother Olga who is a housewife.
Natalie became interested in acting while attending elementary school, and would often perform for her friends and parents. Her mother and father urged her to focus on her education rather than on acting, telling her that only a small number of people actually manage to become actors and actresses. She attended a local high school at which she practiced acting and appeared in school plays, then upon matriculating in 2008, Natalie decided to study drama at the William Esper Studio, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2011.
Roles in movies
Natalie made her debut film appearance in 2011 when she portrayed Maman Bozorg in the drama “The Golden Veil”, written by Bahman Nassiri, directed by Terry T. Miller, and which starred Noelle Perris, Ben Trimm and Gabriel Rissa. It’s based on a true story of love between an American journalist who is actually a CIA agent, and an Iranian woman who is a SAVAK (Iranian secret police) agent.
In 2013, Natalie appeared in the short musical “Laura V” which failed to attract any attention, then appeared in several mediocre movies, such as the 2014 short comedy “Anonymous”, the 2015 drama “Straight Outta Tompkins”, and the 2015 musical drama “Breaking Through”.
The year 2016 saw her star as Kristina in the short drama “Torn: Computers and Imagination” written and directed by David Williams, and which also starred Melissa Joyce and Nick Hentsch. It follows a photographer in New York City who is searching for love as well as to satisfy his bodily needs. In 2017, Natalie played Sinclair in the drama “KOPC Origins Pt. 1” written and directed by Dwayne DL Clark, who also starred in it alongside Lizmarys Montano Ariza and Natalie. The movie failed to attract a lot of attention and received mixed reviews.
Natalie’s most recent role in a movie has been in the 2019 romantic comedy “Gail’s New Boyfriend”, which follows Gail who falls in love with a ventriloquist dummy.
Roles in TV series
Natalie made her debut TV series appearance in 2013, when she portrayed Veronica Lawrence in the pilot of the comedy drama “Trouble Women”, which failed to be picked up by any network.
It was supposed to star Carolina Santos Read, and would’ve followed three women who seduce men for power, money or just entertainment.
The year 2014 saw Natalie appear in the comedy “Down Dog”, which was cancelled after airing eight episodes due to low ratings, then in the following year she portrayed a killer in the episode “Murderous Mormons” of the critically acclaimed documentary crime “Deadly Devotion”. Natalie was next invited to play Jackie in the eponymous episode of the comedy “Shopgirls”, but which was cancelled after six episodes.
Her most recent role in a TV series has been in three 2020 episodes of the comedy “Badsie: Vol. 2”, in which she portrayed Kim Kardashian, Melania Trump and Cheryl.
Natalie has also appeared in one TV show – “Comedy Joy Ride” in 2011.
Natalie is quite active on various social media networks – her Instagram account is followed by more than 920,000 people, while she’s uploaded over 1,000 pictures, most of which feature her attractive body. She has been active on Twitter since September 2010, and has gathered around 3,600 followers, and is very popular on TikTok, having gathered more than 2.5 million followers and over 30 million likes of all her videos combined. Her Facebook page is followed by over 360,000 people.
She is a YouTuber too, having launched her channel on 13 February 2013, and is today subscribed to by close to 24,000 people, while it numbers over 1.1 million views of all her videos combined.
She mostly uploads comedy content, and her most popular video “CARDI B GIVES BIRTH | IMPRESSION BY NATALIE FRIEDMAN” has been watched over 270,000 times since 28 June 2018.
Love life and dating
Several sources on the internet have reported that Natalie is in a relationship with the famous American actor Jamie Foxx. The rumors first started spreading in October 2019, and the two could’ve since been seen attending most of their red carpet events together, while Natalie has uploaded many pictures featuring the two of them onto her Instagram account.
Besides being an actor, Jamie is also a singer, songwriter and comedian. He’s probably known best for having played Ray Charles in the biographical movie “Ray” which won him various awards including a Golden Globe, BAFTA and an Oscar.
Jamie’s ex-girlfriend Connie Kline gave birth to their daughter Corinne in 1994, while Jamie also fathered Anelisa born in August 2009, although the name of her mother isn’t known. From 2013 to early 2019, he was in a relationship with the famous actress Katie Holmes, and they were also engaged before deciding to go their separate ways.
As of January 2021, Natalie appears to be dating Jamie Foxx, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Hobbies and other interests
Natalie likes to do stand-up comedy, and has performed at various clubs around Los Angeles and New York City.
She likes to dress up as other people for the sake of comedy, including Donald Trump and his wife Melania, and Cardi B.
Natalie likes to travel, especially by a cruise ship, and has been to Europe on several occasions, staying in cities such as London in England and Paris in France. Her dream travel destination is Marseille in France.
In her spare time, Natalie likes to watch comedy movies starring her favorite actors and actresses Robin Williams, Jim Carrey and Julia Roberts – a couple of her favorite films are “Good Morning Vietnam”, “Liar Liar” and “Pretty Woman”.
Age, height and net worth
Natalie’s age is 30. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 1in (1.55m) and she weighs around 100lbs (47kgs).
As of January 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $300,000.