First ET Interview: Naomi Watts
By DAVID WEINER
January 16, 2013
Naomi Watts is making waves with her intense performance in The Impossible, and now we're flashing back to Naomi's first-ever ET interview, when she sported brunette locks and was starring in a 1996 TV movie.
Naomi starred opposite James Earl Jones, Ellen Burstyn, Richard Thomas and Kevin Kilner in Timepiece, a drama about an old clockmaker who faces racism and is tried for murder. The film is set in the 1940s, and despite the serious nature of the plot, the mood was light on the set as Naomi was filming a Christmas scene and enthusiastically reminiscing about her own family's holiday traditions.
There's also a fun outtake featuring Naomi and co-star Kilner doing a holiday promo for ET; Kilner gets uncomfortably close to Naomi, and you can see her blush while attempting to keep her composure…