Naomi Watts Gushes About Ex Liev Schreiber After Their Split: “I’ll Always Support Him, He’s the Father of My Kids!”

There’s nothing but love between Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber in the wake of their split!

In a candid new interview, Naomi, 48, gushed about her former boyfriend, 49, and his “extraordinary talent” at a press junket for her new film, Shut In.

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Naomi and Liev in January 2015.

“He’s the father of my kids,” the actress told [Entertainment Tonight](http://www.etonline.com/news/202144naomiwattsdishesonshowingsupportforexlievschreiberheanextraordinarytalent/). “So [it’s] important [for me] to support him.”

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Naomi and Liev dated for 11 years — from 2005 until 2016 — before announcing their amicable separation last September. The former couple are parents to two sons, Sasha, 9, and Samuel, 7.

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