Naomi Watts is a popular English actress who has won several awards in her career. She has acted in many movies like ‘Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering’, ‘Dangerous Beauty’, ‘Home and Away’, ‘Flirting’, ‘Hey Dad..!’, ‘Brides of Christ’, and ‘For Love Alone’. Watts has also successfully starred in the TV series ‘Sleepwalkers’. In 2002, she was named to the list of “50 Most Beautiful People” by People magazine. Here is a quick summary of Naomi Watts’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Naomi Watts Early Life
Naomi Ellen Watts is the daughter of Peter Watts and Myfanwy Edwards. She was born in Kent, England on 28 September 1968. She has lived in Australia until seven years old.
She went to Thomas Mills High School and has also been to North Sydney Girls High School. She did not graduate and wanted to become a model. She failed many auditions to become a model and later returned to Sydney.
From 2002 to 2004, she was in a relationship with Heath Ledger. Naomi Watts is currently in a relationship with her partner Liev Schreiber. In 2016, she became Glantraeth F.C.’s honorary president.
Watts is also active in philanthropy and has been named as the goodwill ambassador of Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS. She has helped to raise money for 2010 Haiti earthquake’s victims.
Naomi Watts Career, Awards & Achievement
Naomi Watts made her film debut in 1986. In 1991, she was seen as Janet Odgers in the movie ‘Flirting’. In 1993, she was seen in the films ‘The Custodian’, ‘Matinee’, ‘Gross Misconduct’, and ‘Wide Sargasso Sea’.
In the 1990s, Watts was seen in the films ‘Persons Unknown’, ‘Children of the Corn IV: The Gathering’, ‘Tank Girl’, ‘Dangerous Beauty’, ‘Under the Lighthouse Dancing’, Strange Planet’, and ‘Babe: Pig in the City’.
In 2001, Watts was seen in the movie ‘Mulholland Dr.’. That same year, she starred in ‘Down’. In 2002, she was seen in ‘The Ring’ and ‘Plots with a New’. She then went on to star in the films ’21 Grams’, ‘Le Divorce’, ‘Ned Kelly’, ‘We Don’t Live Here Anymore’, The Ring Two’, ‘King Kong’, ‘Inland Empire’, ‘Ellie Parker’, ‘Stay’, and ‘The Painted Veil’.
Her other film roles are ‘Funny Games’, ‘The International’, ‘Fair Game’, ‘Dream House’, ‘The Impossible’, ‘Diana’, ‘Birdman’, ‘The Sea of Trees’, ‘The Glass Castle’, ‘The Book of Henry’, ‘Ophelia’, and ‘Shut In’.
In 209, Watts will be seen in the films ‘The Wolf Hour’ and ‘Luce’. She will also be seen in the film ‘Boss Level’ in the future.
Awards & Achievements
Naomi Watts has been twice nominated for the Academy Awards. In 2004, she won the Australian Film Institute Award. In 2003, she was nominated for the British Academy Film Awards. In 2012, she won the award for Cinema Writers Circle Award. In 2012, she was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for her role in ‘The Impossible’. Other awards won by the actress include Saturn Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards, and Italian Online Movie Awards.
Net Worth of Naomi Watts
The estimated net worth of Naomi Watts is more than $40 million. The actress made this net worth by acting in a number of commercially and critically acclaimed movies. Apart from movies, she has also acted in television films like ‘The Christmas Wish’, ‘The Wyvern Mystery’, and ‘The Outsider’. She has also appeared in several TV series like ‘Home and Away’, ‘Sleepwalkers’, ‘Brides of Christ’, and ‘Twin Peaks’. She was the executive producer and actress of ‘Gypsy’ in 2017.
Naomi Watts is one of the most renowned actresses in the world. She has starred in several movies as well as television shows. Additionally, she was seen in the video game ‘Peter Jackson’s King Kong’ in 2005. She is an actress who has got global recognition and has received a number of accolades.