Quote: "Justin Timberlake came up and he was like, 'I really loved you in Moonlight', and I was like, 'Oh my gosh! I used to listen to you when I was a child, and you're here!'" Naomie Harris, who is up for the Best Supporting Actress Academy Award, was excited to meet the pop superstar, a Best Original Song contender, at the Oscars Nominees Luncheon on Monday (06Feb17).
Quote: "I thought personally nothing could top Skyfall... I never thought in a million years that something would be created that would beat Skyfall at the box office and break the opening week record. It's insane!" Actress Naomie Harris was surprised new Bond movie Spectre has outperformed its predecessor Skyfall at the U.K. box office following its release last month (Oct15).
Quote: "I went nowhere, nowhere at all. Last time I got three months in Turkey. This time I just got Pinewood!" Actress Naomie Harris filmed all her scenes for new Bond movie Spectre at the U.K.'s Pinewood Studios while many of her co-stars travelled to exotic locations to shoot.
Quote: ''I think you absolutely can (be a feminist Bond girl). (Director) Sam (Mendes) loves strong, multidimensional women; that's incredibly important to him. You can see that in Spectre; Monica Bellucci's character is incredible feisty, and rejects Bond's help. She's like, 'I can do this on my own!'" Naomie Harris dismisses chatter suggesting Bond girls cannot be true feminists.
Quote: "I make my own skincare products. I make them by mixing shea butter and coconut butter and lots of various essential oils. It's not a recipe that I learned from my family, but being from Jamaica we love a lot of natural things, so it's something I love putting on my body." Actress Naomie Harris enjoys creating her own beauty products.
Fact: Stars including Keira Knightley, Uma Thurman, Naomie Harris, Steve McQueen and Steve Coogan turned out for movie mogul Harvey Weinstein's special dinner for British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) nominees in London on Friday night (14Feb14) ahead of the prizegiving on Sunday (16Feb14).
Quote: "Idris (Elba) even though I just worked with him. He's super hot." Naomie Harris admits her Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom co-star is her movie crush.
Quote: "We didn't film chronologically, so our first scene together was us getting married. It was the first thing we did, and we hadn't even met each other." Actress Naomie Harris was forced to conjure up some chemistry with her Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom co-star Idris Elba on the first day of their shoot. The former Bond girl portrays Winnie Mandela in the biopic, while Elba plays former South African President Nelson Mandela.
Quote: "I actually just bought my first house and it's on the same street... eight doors down. It's really embarrassing. I love my mum, she's fantastic." Bond girl Naomie Harris has become a neighbour to her mother.
Quote: "I had to go back to barber school for three weeks in order to learn how to shave. I started off on balloons, with shaving foam and then I graduated to members of the crew." Bond girl Naomie Harris on the lengths she had to go through before she was allowed to shave 007 for a scene in Skyfall.
Fact: 28 Days Later star Naomie Harris has reportedly been offered the chance to become a Bond girl in the next 007 adventure. Multiple news agencies and online movie news outlets are reporting the Brit is slated to play Daniel Craig's love interest in the next James Bond blockbuster, currently titled Bond 23.
Fact: British actress Naomie Harris was presented with the Rising Star Award at the Fourth Annual Bahamas International Film Festival on Wednesday (12Dec07).
Quote: "I don't like nudity. I don't feel it's necessary. Taking my top off shouldn't be part of my job; it shouldn't be expected of me." 28 DAYS LATER star Naomie Harris defends her no nudity clause.