By Ruben V. Nepales
“Everybody was doubtful—she’s not the right height, she doesn’t have the right nose, she’s not properly British,” Naomi Watts recalled in a recent interview, enumerating comments she read or heard when it was first announced that she would play the late Princess Diana. The actress had to ignore the catty remarks.
“Diana”, a biopic of the late princess of Wales who died in a Paris car crash, has its world premiere Thursday with its star Naomi Watts already defending her involvement in the controversial film.
By Rito P. Asilo
You’ll find yourself flinching at the sight of suffering depicted in the compelling true-to-life drama, “The Impossible.” Triggered by the third-strongest earthquake ever recorded (with a magnitude of 9.2), the December 2004 tsunami swept away coastal communities with waves of up to 98 feet high and killed more than 230,000 people in 14 countries!
Eight years after the devastating 2004 tsunami, British actors Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts star in a film recounting the tragedy through the eyes of a tourist family caught up in the tidal wave.