Naomi Watts is a British film actress and director. She is best known for her roles in King Kong (2005), The Impossible (2012) and Birdman (2014). Watts was nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in both 21Grams and The Impossible, as well as a Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture for The Impossible. Naomi has been acknowledged for her charity work with the Joint Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS to help raise awareness of AIDS issues. Her most recent project casts Watts as Evelyn in The Divergent Series: Allegiant (2016) and Ascendent (2017), upcoming science fiction thrillers based on the popular young adult book series by author Veronica Roth.