Nova radio presenter Merrick Watts has stood up at The Sydney Opera house press conference for the forthcoming movie Death Defying Acts. and declared his love for actress Zeta Jones.

As the pair flirted radioman Watts presented the Hollywood star with a bunch of flowers and a box of chocolates. Jones then gave Watts a thank you kiss as she joked she said "I'm coming back here," in regards to banter and compliments from reporters about her looks.

The film, which also stars Guy Pearce as Harry Houdini and is directed by Australian Gillian Armstrong will premier tonight at the State Theatre in Sydney.