Naomi Watts

Naomi Watts

Age
48
Birthday
Sep. 28th, 1968
Born in
Shoreham, Kent, England, UK
Height
5' 5"

Naomi Watts' Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Gypsy TV Show
Gypsy
Sleepwalkers TV Show
Sleepwalkers
Brides of Christ (AU) TV Show
Brides of Christ (AU)
 

Main Movie Roles

Guest TV Roles

[none found]



BIOGRAPHY:

Born in Shoreham, England and raised in Australia, Naomi Watts has been working actively in the film industry for 15 years. After she moved to Hollywood, she worked regularly, acting in small roles in film projects she was less than enthusiastic about. Finally, her big break came when she was contacted to audition for a coveted spot in David Lynch (I)'s Mulholland Dr. (2001). Her star-turning performance in the dual role of Betty Elms/Diane Selwyn has garnered an array of critic's awards and the attention of some major players in Hollywood and beyond. Watts is now enjoying greater choice of film roles and played (with great success)the lead in Gore Verbinski's remake of the Japanese horror classic The Ring (2002). She also starred opposite Kate Hudson (I) in Merchant/Ivory's adaptation of the Diane Johnson (I) novel Le divorce (2003). Subsequently, Watts' creative acting abilities have continued to grow and deepen. She has been cast in an array of films with only the best directors and actors and continues to stun critics and amaze filmgoers with her versatility and range.


TRIVIA:
  • Was in contention for the role of Hanna Schmiz in _The Reader (2008)_ (qv), along with 'Marion Cotillard' (qv), after 'Nicole Kidman' (qv) dropped out due to pregnancy. However due to scheduling conflicts she had to back out and the part was eventually given to 'Kate Winslet' (qv).
  • Ranked #2 in the UK FHM's most eligible women (2006).
  • Considers herself to be both British and Australian.
  • Godmother of 'Simon Baker (I)' (qv) and 'Rebecca Rigg' (qv)'s son Claude.
  • Daughter of 'Peter Watts (VI)' (qv), sound engineer for 'Pink Floyd' (qv) until 1974.
  • Moved to Australia when she was 14.
  • Her parents divorced when she was four.
  • Claims she wanted to become an actor after seeing the movie _Fame (1980)_ (qv).


Related sites for this celeb
» IMDB
» BuddyTV
» TVGuide
» AceShowbiz
» Celebrity-Mania
» Zap2it.com
You are successfully logged out.
login
[close]

ShareTV Login

Username
Password
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Create Account

Username
Password
Verify Password
EMAIL

Verification code (check your email for the verification code)

Verification code has been sent to the following email address:
If you didn't receive the verification code:

1. Check your bulk/spam folder.

2. Try to whitelist our email address (noreply@sharetv.org)

3. Resend verification email

If you mistyped your email address change it here
Create a free ShareTV account to make a personalized schedule of your favorite TV shows, keep track of what you've watched, earn points and more.
Verify your username and email to complete your Registration
Enter the text in the image shown if you are human.
WARNING: after 2 more failed attempts you will be locked out
[close]

Forgot Your Password?

EMAIL
Enter the email address you used to create the account and your password will be emailed to you.