Natalie Portman

NYC filmmaker who starred with Natalie Portman dies in crash

Police say a New York City filmmaker who wrote, directed and starred in a 2005 movie featuring Natalie Portman has died in a car crash. Officials say 34-year-old Nicholas J. Louvel crashed early Thursday on Route 114 in East Hampton. Investigators say he crossed traffic lanes and crashed into some trees. Louvel was airlifted to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His car was impounded for a safety check. Newsday ( ) reports that Louvel's documentary, "The Uncondemned," was scheduled to be screened at next month's Hamptons International Film Festival. A website for the film says it "examines the first trial that prosecuted rape as a war...