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Naomi Watts


Naomi Ellen Watts was born on September 28, 1968 in Shoreham, England, to Myfanwy Edwards "Miv" (Roberts), an antiques dealer and costume/set designer, and Peter Watts (Peter Anthony Watts), the road manager to Pink Floyd. Her maternal grandfather was Welsh. Her father died when Naomi was seven and she began to follow her mother and her brother ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 54 wins & 85 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

King Kong
King Kong Ann Darrow
(2005)
Mulholland Dr.
Mulholland Dr. Betty / Diane Selwyn
(2001)
The Ring
The Ring Rachel
(2002)
The Impossible
(2012)

Filmography

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 2018 Luce (filming)
 2018 Ophelia (post-production)
Gertrude / Mechtild
  The Wolf Hour (pre-production)
June Leigh
 2017 Twin Peaks (TV Series)
Janey-E Jones
- Part 18 (2017) ... Janey-E Jones
- Part 16 (2017) ... Janey-E Jones
- Part 15 (2017) ... Janey-E Jones
- Part 13 (2017) ... Janey-E Jones
- Part 10 (2017) ... Janey-E Jones
 2017 The Glass Castle
Rose Mary
 2017 Gypsy (TV Series)
Jean Holloway
- Black Barn (2017) ... Jean Holloway
- Neverland (2017) ... Jean Holloway
- Marfa (2017) ... Jean Holloway
- Euphoria (2017) ... Jean Holloway
- Vagabond Hotel (2017) ... Jean Holloway
 2017 The Book of Henry
Susan Carpenter
 2016/I Shut In
Mary
 2016 Chuck
Linda
 2016 Allegiant
Evelyn
 2015 3 Generations
Maggie
 2015 Demolition
Karen
 2015 The Sea of Trees
Joan Brennan
 2015 Insurgent
Evelyn
 2014 While We're Young
Cornelia
 2014 St. Vincent
Daka
 2014 BoJack Horseman (TV Series)
Naomi Watts
- One Trick Pony (2014) ... Naomi Watts (voice)
 2013 Diana
Diana
 2013 Sunlight Jr.
Melissa
 2013 Adoration
Lil
 2013 Movie 43
Samantha (segment "Homeschooled")
 2012 The Impossible
Maria
 2011 J. Edgar
Helen Gandy
 2011 Dream House
Ann Patterson
 2010/I Fair Game
Valerie Plame
 2009 Mother and Child
Elizabeth
 2009/I The International
Eleanor Whitman
 2007 Funny Games
Ann
 2007 Eastern Promises
Anna
 2006 The Painted Veil
Kitty Fane
 2006 Inland Empire
Suzie Rabbit (voice)
 2005 King Kong
Ann Darrow
 2005 King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie (Video Game)
Ann Darrow (voice)
 2005/I Stay
Lila Culpepper
 2005 The Ring Two
Rachel
 2005 Ellie Parker
Ellie Parker
 2004 I Heart Huckabees
Dawn Campbell
 2004 The Assassination of Richard Nixon
Marie Andersen Bicke
 2004 We Don't Live Here Anymore
Edith Evans
 2003 21 Grams
Cristina Peck
 2003 Le divorce
Roxeanne de Persand
 2003 Ned Kelly
Julia Cook
 2002 Rabbits (Short)
Suzie
 2002 The Outsider (TV Movie)
Rebecca Yoder
 2002 Undertaking Betty
Meredith Mainwaring
 2002 The Ring
Rachel
 2001 Mulholland Dr.
Betty / Diane Selwyn
 2001 The Shaft
Jennifer Evans
 2001 Ellie Parker (Short)
Ellie Parker
 2001 Never Date an Actress (Short)
The Shallow Girlfriend
 2000 The Wyvern Mystery (TV Movie)
Alice Fairfield
 1999 Strange Planet
Alice
 1999 The Hunt for the Unicorn Killer (TV Movie)
Holly Maddux
 1999 BlueBob: Thank You, Judge (Video short)
Wife
 1999 Mulholland Dr. (TV Movie)
Betty / Diane Selwyn
 1998 A House Divided (Short)
Amanda
 1998 The Christmas Wish (TV Movie)
Renee
 1998 Babe: Pig in the City
Additional Voices (voice)
 1997-1998 Sleepwalkers (TV Series)
Kate Russell
- Sub-Conscious (1998) ... Kate Russell
- Cassandra (1998) ... Kate Russell
- A Matter of Fax (1998) ... Kate Russell
- Passed Imperfect (1998) ... Kate Russell
- Counting Sheep (1998) ... Kate Russell
 1998 Dangerous Beauty
Giulia De Lezze
 1996 Persons Unknown
Molly
 1996 Timepiece (TV Movie)
Mary Chandler
 1996 Children of the Corn: The Gathering (Video)
Grace Rhodes
 1996 Secrets of the Bermuda Triangle (TV Movie)
Amanda
 1995 Tank Girl
Jet Girl
 1993 The Custodian
Louise
 1993 Gross Misconduct
Jennifer Carter
 1993 Wide Sargasso Sea
Fanny Grey
 1993 Matinee
Shopping Cart Starlet
 1991 Home and Away (TV Series)
Julie Gibson
- Episode #1.778 (1991) ... Julie Gibson
- Episode #1.777 (1991) ... Julie Gibson
- Episode #1.776 (1991) ... Julie Gibson
- Episode #1.775 (1991) ... Julie Gibson
- Episode #1.772 (1991) ... Julie Gibson
 1991 Flirting
Janet Odgers
 1991 Brides of Christ (TV Mini-Series)
Frances Heffernan
- Paul (1991) ... Frances Heffernan
- Catherine (1991) ... Frances Heffernan
- Rosemary (1991) ... Frances Heffernan
- Ambrose (1991) ... Frances Heffernan
- Frances (1991) ... Frances Heffernan
 1990 Hey Dad..! (TV Series)
Belinda Lawrence
- Bulk Bill Dill (1990) ... Belinda Lawrence
- Eternal Quadrangle (1990) ... Belinda Lawrence
 1986 For Love Alone
Leo's Girlfriend
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Was featured as #26 in Maxim Magazine's "Hot 100 of 2002" supplement. (2002) See more »

Publicity Listings:

12 Interviews | 29 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 30 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Personal Quote:

Yes, I've had six great years of being in a position where I can pick and choose a bit, but it's not like I suddenly feel so calm and relaxed about that. Having spent a large portion of my life with a constant struggle and trying to find ways to make it work, that's what sticks with me. See more »

Trivia:

Before finally accepting a lead role in You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger (2010), she was forced to turn down roles by Woody Allen in both Melinda and Melinda (2004) and Cassandra's Dream (2007) due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

Trademark:

Often works with Sean Penn. See more »

Nickname:

Queen of Remakes

Star Sign:

Libra

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