Watts shares red carpet with Tsunami survivor
The film is based on the life of Belon, who was in Thailand with her two sons and husband when the disaster hit the Indian Ocean in 2004. Watts, 44, is playing the lead character in the film.
Watts dressed in white, happily posed with Belon at the premiere, who allowed the filmmakers to bring her struggle on screen, Daily Mail reported.
The movie centers around Watts character trying to search for her husband who goes missing post the disaster.
The movie also stars Ewan McGregor and Tom Holland. Directed by Juan Antonio Bayona, the film is slated to release on December 21.