Naomi Watts
Naomi Watts

Naomi Watts nominated for Di in Razzie worst-of-year awards

AUSSIE actress Naomi Watts is one of this year's Razzie nominees.

The annual mock awards recognise the "worst" of the year's films and performances and are given out on the night before the Academy Awards.

Watts was nominated for her portrayal of Princess Di in the dramatised biopic Diana and for the comedy Movie 43, which received a whopping six nominations.

Adam Sandler's Grown Ups 2 topped the list with eight nominations, followed by Will Smith's After Earth and Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas on six nods each.

Ashton Kutcher was singled out for his critically-panned performance as Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, while action star Sylvester Stallone was also nominated for Worst Actor for three films.

Box office flop The Lone Ranger, starring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer, received five nominations including Worst Picture, Worst Remake, Rip-off or Sequel and Worst Director for Gore Verbinksi.


  • After Earth
  • Grown Ups 2
  • The Lone Ranger
  • A Madea Christmas
  • Movie 43


  • Johnny Depp: The Lone Ranger
  • Ashton Kutcher: Jobs
  • Adam Sandler: Grown Ups 2
  • Jaden Smith: After Earth
  • Sylvester Stallone: Bullet To The Head, Escape Plan, Grudge Match


  • Halle Berry: Movie 43, The Call
  • Selena Gomez: Getaway
  • Lindsay Lohan: The Canyons
  • Tyler Perry: A Madea Christmas
  • Naomi Watts: Diana, Movie 43


  • Lady Gaga: Machete Kills
  • Salma Hayek: Grown Ups 2
  • Katherine Heigl: The Big Wedding
  • Kim Kardashian: Tyler Perry's Temptation
  • Lindsay Lohan: In-App-Propriate Comedy, Scary Movie 5


  • Chris Brown: Battle Of The Year
  • Larry the Cable Guy: A Madea Christmas
  • Taylor Lautner: Grown Ups 2
  • Will Smith: After Earth
  • Nick Swardson: A Haunted House, Grown Ups 2


  • The 13 People Who Directed Movie 43
  • Dennis Dugan: Grown Ups 2
  • Tyler Perry: A Madea Christmas, Temptation
  • M Night Shyamalan: After Earth
  • Gore Verbinski: The Lone Ranger


  • The Entire Cast of Groan-Ups, Too
  • The Entire Cast of Movie 43
  • Lindsay Lohan & Charlie Sheen: Scary Movie 5
  • Tyler Perry & EITHER Larry the Cable Guy OR That Worn-Out Wig & Dress: A Madea Christmas
  • Jaden Smith & Will Smith on Planet Nepotism: After Earth


  • After Earth: Screenplay by Gary Whitta and M Night Shyamalan, Story by Will Smith
  • Grown Ups 2: Written by Fred Wolfe & Adam Sandler & Tim Herlihy
  • The Lone Ranger: Screen Story & Screenplay by Ted Elliott, Justin Haythe & Terry Rosso
  • A Madea Christmas: Written by Tyler Perry
  • Movie 43: Written by 19 "Screenwriters"


  • Grown Ups 2
  • Hangover III
  • The Lone Ranger
  • Scary Movie 5
  • Smurfs 2

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