Naomi Watts was born in Shoreham, Kent, England in September 1968. Her father worked as a road manager and engineer for Pink Floyd. Her parents later separated and once her father passed away she moved to Australia to live with her mother and brother. It was then she decided she wanted to act. She attended an Australian acting class and it was there she met her best friend Nicole Kidman. In the late 80’s she moved to Japan to try and pursue a modeling career. Unfortunately her efforts weren’t noticed and she moved back home within a few months. After that she spent years working at an Australian fashion magazine. She also became a regular on the Australian soap Home and Away. One of her earliest movie roles came from her role in Tank Girl. She has since appeared in movies like Mullholland Drive, The Ring, I Heart Huckabees, King Kong, 21 Grams, and Eastern Promises.