Naomi Watts on arrival for the Los Angeles premiere of the film 'The Impossible' on December 10, 2012 in Hollywood, California. The film is based on a true story of a family caught up in the December 26, 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami while vacationing in Thailand. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN (Photo credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
It's a big day for Naomi Watts.
But not why you'd think.
Yes, she got her very first Globe nomination for playing a real-life tsunami survivor in The Impossible. But when her publicist called her to tell her the good news, Watts let out a little yell.
"It's my son's birthday today. He's upset that I made that sound. I had to explain what it was. Mommy got good news. And he said, 'It's my birthday,'" Watts says with a laugh.
So, no partying for her and partner Liev Schreiber tonight? "Yes, we're having cake after school. It's all about Kai today. I won't get to celebrate until this weekend," says Watts.