Australian actress Nicole Kidman who won an Academy Award for her portrayal of Virginia Woolf in the drama film The Hours. She also received an Academy award nomination for her role in the film Moulin Rouge!, where the actress won Golden Globes for both film. Beginning her acting career in the year 1983, Kidman has since appeared in a number of popular films and TV shows.
Nicole Mary Kidman
Nic, Nicole Urban
Actress, Producer, Occasional Singer
She holds dual citizenship of Australian and American.
Birthday / Date of Birth
Nicole Kidman was born on 20 June 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
She is currently 51 years old.
Shje’s English, Irish, and Scottish.
Nicole Kidman attended Lane Cove Public School and North Sydney Girls’ High School, Sydney, Australia.
She later studied at the Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Victoria and Phillip Street Theatre, Sydney. She then enrolled at the Australian Theatre for Young People, Sydney, Australia where she studied drama, mime and performing arts.
- Father – Antony David Kidman (Biochemist, Clinical Psychologist, Author, Died at 75)
- Mother – Janelle Ann (née Glenny) (Nursing Instructor)
- Siblings – Antonia Kidman (Younger Sister) (Journalist and TV Presenter)
Kidman married New Zealand country singer Keith Urban on June 25, 2006, at Manly, New South Wales, Australia. She has two biological daughters with him, named Sunday Rose Kidman Urban (born on July 7, 2008) and Faith Margaret Kidman Urban (born on December 28, 2010).
Prior to marrying Urban, she was married to Tom Cruise from 1990 until 2001. They were married on Christmas Eve 1990 in Telluride, Colorado. Together, they adopted a daughter, Isabella Jane (born 1992) and a son, Connor Anthony (born 1995). The couple announced their separation on February 5, 2001, and filed for divorce the same month. The couple got officially divorced in August 2001.
Previously, she was in relationships with Australian actor Marcus Graham and actor Tom Burlinson.
- In feet – 5 feet 11 inches
- In centimeters – 180 cm
- In meters – 1.8 m
- In Kilograms – 58 kg
- In Pounds – 128 lbs
- Measurements – 34-24-36
- Bust – 34 inches
- Waist – 24 inches
- Hip – 36 inches
- Bra Size – 32B
She wears a size 9 (US) shoe.
Her dress size is 2 (US).
Nicole Kidman was first seen on silver screen in the 1983 film ‘Bush Christmas’ in which she played the role of Helen.
In 1983, Kidman had her first starring role in the television film Skin Deep for her role as Sheena Henderson.
After featuring on a couple of television films, she landed a supporting role in the 1983 TV Series Five Mile Creek as Annie.
Known for her acting roles in films like Dead Calm (1989), Far and Away (1992), To Die For (1995), Moulin Rouge! (2001), The Hours (2002), Cold Mountain (2003), Dogville (2003), Birth (2004), Rabbit Hole (2010) and The Paperboy (2012).
She plays as a victim of domestic abuse, Celeste Wright in the HBO series Big Little Lies, for which she won a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress.
Kidman has appeared in numerous TV advertisements including El Corte Inglés, Schweppes, Etihad Airways, etc and many print ads for OMEGA (Ladymatic) and Swiss watches in the UK, Women’s Cancer Research Fund, and others.
She has also endorsed brands such as Chanel No 5, Omega Wtahces, Nintendo and Neutrogena.
In 2015, Kidman became the brand ambassador for Etihad Airways.
Nicole Kidman Favorites
- Favorite Food – Chocolate, Pizza
- Favorite Drink – Apple Martinis
- Favorite Movies – The Wizard Of Oz (1939), Gone With The Wind (1939)
- Favorite Bands – Gorillaz
- Favorite Singer – Lenny Kravitz
- Favorite Books – War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy and Portrait Of A Lady by Henry James
- Favorite Color – Blue
- Favorite Place – Australia
- Favorite Sport – Swimming
- Favorite Perfume – Angel by Thierry Mugler, Eau du Sud by Annick Goutal
Nicole Kidman Net worth
With a career spanning for more than 35 years, Nicole Kidman is one of the highest paid and wealthiest celebrities in the world. Her estimated net worth stands at $130 million US dollars as of 2018. She makes huge money from appearing in films and television and brand endorsements.
It is being reported that she was paid $12 million for a three-minute TV ad for Chanel No.5. Kidman and her husband have multiple luxury houses in Sydney, Los Angeles and Nashville. She has several expensive cars in possession including Yukon Denali, Audi Q7 and Bugatti Veyron. She also owns a luxury yacht, Sunseeker Manhattan 74.
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Nicole Kidman Facts
When she was 17, she worked as a massage therapist to help support her mom, who was diagnosed with breast cancer.
She has an IQ of 132+.
In 1994, she was appointed a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF, and in 2004, she was honoured as a “Citizen of the World” by the United Nations.
In 2002, Kidman first appeared on the Australian rich list published annually in the Business Review Weekly with an estimated net worth of A$122 million.
She has been honoured with Companion of the Order of Australia (AC) in 2006 at the Australian Day Honors for her contribution to the world of cinema and her philanthropic works.
In 2008, Kidman was named at no. 5 in Glamour’s The 50 Most Glamorous Women.
As of 2017, Kidman’s movies have grossed more than US$3.9 billion at the worldwide box-office according to Box Office Mojo.
Nicole Kidman has won several awards, including an Academy Award, two Primetime Emmy Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, and the Silver Bear for Best Actress.
She is the first Australian actress to win the Academy Award in the category of Best Actress in a Leading Role for the film, ‘The Hours’. She has been nominated thrice in the category.
Although, Kidman was not a regular singer, she has contributed in vocals for her movies along with other professional singers. She sung the song “Come What May” for her film, Moulin Rouge!, which marked her debut single. The track reached at no. 27 in UK singles chart.
She is a member of the Mary Mackillop Chapel in North Sydney.