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Naomi was born under the official name Watts, Naomi Ellen on September 28th, 1968. Known to her close friends as Queen of Remakes, she has been a credited actor since the 1995 film Tank Girl.
Naomi Watts is a bankable leading actor on the silver screen. She has starred in eight films including the 2013 drama film Perfect Mothers as the character Lil, the 2010 biography movie Fair Game playing Valerie Plame and the 2007 crime release Funny Games cast as Ann.
Naomi has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. She has appeared in thirteen films including: the 2014 comedy film Birdman as the character Lesley, the 2014 comedy movie St. Vincent playing Daka and the 2011 biography release J. Edgar cast as Helen Gandy.
Naomi Watts has earned salaries up to $5,000,000 for her acting. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 2005 action film King Kong, which brought in $218,000,000 at the box office.
In 2004 Naomi Watts produced her first movie, the drama film We Don't Live Here Anymore. Since then she went on to produce six movies including: Ellie Parker (2005) and The Painted Veil (2006) among others .
Naomi is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least twenty-eight magazines, captured in more than ten pictorials, interviewed in over ten publications and featured in twenty-eight magazine articles.
As an actor Naomi Watts has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first nomination was for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her portrayal of Cristina Peck in the 2003 film 21 Grams. Naomi Watts was also nominated for Best Actress In A Leading Role for her role as Maria in the 2012 movie The Impossible .