Naomi Watts

© Eva Rinaldi

© Eva Rinaldi


Naomi Watts, a British-Australian actress, was born on September 28, 1968 in Shoreham, England. When she was fourteen her family moved to Australia where she got small parts in television commercials. Watts got her first film role in ‘For Love Alone’ in 1986. However, after struggling for the initial few years, she gained wide recognition for her work in the psychological thriller ‘Mulholland Drive’, the horror film ‘The Ring’, ‘I Heart Huckabees’, the remake of ‘King Kong’, ‘The International’ and the crime-thriller ‘Eastern Promises’. In a career spanning over twenty five years, she acted in more than fifty films and movies. Off-screen, Watts was in relationship with director Stephen Hopkins and later on, with Heath Ledger. However, she has been in a relationship with Liev Schreiber since 2005 and they have two sons together. Watts is a goodwill envoy for Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS that raises awareness of AIDS related issues. Naomi Watts is known for wearing the perfume Kai Eau de Parfum.