VIDEO: First Look - Naomi Watts in New Trailer for DIANA
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A new international trailer has been released for director Oliver Hirschbiegel's biopic of the Princess of Wales DIANA. The film, featuring Naomi Watts in the title role, will have a limited nationwide release on November 1, with expansion planned in subsequent weeks. Get a first look below!
The film from Oliver Hirschbiegel and writer Stephen Jeffreys explores how Diana finally found personal happines after becoming involved as a major international champion of human rights. The film is set to hit theaters later this year. Robert Bernstein and Douglas Rae of Ecosse Films produce.
Watts gained critical acclaim following her work in David Lynch's 2001 psychological thriller Mulholland Drive, starring alongside Justin Theroux and Laura Harring. The next year, she starred in the box office hit horror film The Ring. In 2004, she received nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actress as well as for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role for her portrayal of Cristina Peck in Alejandro González Iñárritu's 2003 drama 21 Grams, alongside Sean Penn. Other film roles include the 2005 remake of King Kong, the 2006 remake of The Painted Veil, the 2007 thriller Eastern Promises, and the 2009 thriller The International. In 2010, Watts portrayed Valerie Plame Wilson, opposite Sean Penn as Joe Wilson, in Fair Game.