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Nicole Kidman

Australian actress, singer, film producer, spokesmodel, and humanitarianadd

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1967.

Countries: United States (54%), United Kingdom (16%), Australia (9%)

Main connections: Baz Luhrmann, Keith Urban, Clive Owen

Linked to: The New York Times, People, Australian Record Industry Association, National Institute of Mental Health

 

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At the time of Kidman's birth in 1967, her father was a graduate student at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. add something


1980

John Ewart - He was well known for his role in film "Sunday Too Far Away", his ongoing role in the Australian TV series "The Restless Years" in 1980 and 1981, and his lead role opposite a young Nicole Kidman in "Bush Christmas"


1983

By the end of 1983, she had a supporting role in the television series Five Mile Creek and began gaining popularity in the mid-1980s after appearing in several film roles, including BMX Bandits, Watch the Shadows Dance, and the romantic comedy Windrider, which earned Kidman attention due to her racy scenes. add something

 

In 1983, aged 16, Kidman made her film debut in the Australian holiday season favourite, Bush Christmas. add something


1984

In 1984, her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, which caused Kidman to temporarily halt her education and help provide for the family by working as a massage therapist at age 17. add something

 

Kidman and Watts portrayed two high school girls in this coming of age story, which won the Australian Film Institute Award for Best Film. add something


1985

Steve Vizard - In 1985 Vizard wrote and produced a feature film, "The Bit Part", starring Nicole Kidman, for which he was nominated for a Writers Guild award for Best Feature Film Screenplay


1987

Nicholas Eadie - He won the Australian Film Institute's Best Actor in Mini-Series award for "Vietnam" in 1987, which he co-starred with Nicole Kidman


1988

In 1988, Kidman appeared in Emerald City, based on the play of the same name. add something


1989

Pauline Chan (actress) - In 1989 TV miniseries "Bangkok Hilton", Pauline Chan has appeared as Kang playing a corrupt pretty warder near Nicole Kidman, Hugo_Weaving and Denholm Elliott

 

Dead Calm (film) - "'Dead Calm"' is a 1989 Australian thriller film starring Sam Neill, Nicole Kidman and Billy Zane


1991

In 1991, she co-starred with former classmate and friend Naomi Watts and Thandie Newton in the independent film Flirting. add something

 

Noah Taylor - Taylor appeared in its sequel, 1991's "Flirting", which starred Nicole Kidman


1993

In 1993, she starred in My Life opposite Michael Keaton and the thriller, Malice opposite Alec Baldwin. add something


1994

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. add something


1995

In 1995, Kidman appeared in her highest-grossing live-action film as of 2011, playing Dr. Chase Meridian, the damsel in distress, in the superhero film Batman Forever, opposite Val Kilmer as the film's title character. add something

 

Casey Affleck - Affleck's first movie role was as a sociopathic teenager in Gus Van Sant's 1995 dark comedy "To Die For", alongside Joaquin Phoenix and Nicole Kidman

 

Joyce Maynard - It was adapted into a 1995 film of the same name starring Nicole Kidman, Matt_Dillon, Joaquin Phoenix and Casey Affleck and directed by Gus Van Sant


1996

The Portrait of a Lady - "The Portrait of a Lady" was adapted in 1996 by New Zealand director Jane Campion, into a film starring Nicole Kidman as Isabel, John Malkovich as Osmond, and Barbara Hershey as Madame Merle


1997

The Peacemaker (1997 film) - "'The Peacemaker"' is a 1997 American action/thriller film starring George Clooney and Nicole Kidman and directed by Mimi Leder


1998

Tom Cruise - In 1998, he successfully sued the Daily Express, a British tabloid which alleged that his marriage to Kidman was a sham designed to cover up his homosexuality.


1999

In 1999, Kidman reunited with husband, Tom Cruise, to portray a married couple in Eyes Wide Shut, the final film of Stanley Kubrick. add something

 

Tom Cruise - In 1999, Cruise costarred with wife Nicole Kidman in the erotic Stanley Kubrick film Eyes Wide Shut, and played motivational speaker Frank T.J. Mackey in the ensemble film Magnolia, for which he received another Golden Globe and nomination for an Academy Award.


2000

Panic Room - Casting began in 2000, and Nicole Kidman and Hayden Panettiere were cast as Meg and Sarah Altman, the film's mother and daughter


2001

Also in 2001, she had a well-received starring role in Alejandro Amenabar's Spanish horror film The Others as Grace Stewart. add something

 

In 2001, Kidman appeared in two of her most critically and commercially successful films. add something

 

Somethin' Stupid - British singer Robbie Williams recorded "Somethin' Stupid" as a duet in 2001 with Academy *award-winning actress Nicole Kidman

 

Eric Sykes - In 2001 he had one of his few serious screen roles, playing a servant in the blockbuster supernatural thriller film "The Others", starring Nicole Kidman


2002

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. add something

 

Mrs Dalloway - A related 2002 film, based on Michael Cunningham's novel of the same name, is "The Hours", starring Meryl Streep as New York editor Clarissa, Julianne Moore as Los Angeles housewife Laura, and Nicole Kidman as Virginia Woolf

 

Meryl Streep - Also in 2002, Streep appeared alongside Nicole Kidman and Julianne Moore in Stephen Daldry's "The Hours", based on the 1999 novel by Michael Cunningham

 

Jodie Foster - In 2002, Foster took over the lead role in the thriller "Panic Room" after Nicole Kidman dropped out due to a previous injury

 

Virginia Woolf - In 2002, a film version of the novel was released starring Nicole Kidman as Woolf, a role for which she won the 2002 Academy *award for Best Actress

 

Will Jennings - In the film "One Day I'll Fly Away" was sung by Nicole Kidman and, in March 2002, was released as a single in the UK from the second soundtrack album to emerge from "Moulin Rouge"


2003

Following her Oscar win, Kidman appeared in three very different films in 2003. add something

 

In 2003, Kidman received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. add something

 

In 2003, Kidman was given the American Cinematheque Award. add something

 

In 2003, Kidman won critical praise for her portrayal of Virginia Woolf in Stephen Daldry's The Hours, which featured Meryl Streep and Julianne Moore. add something

 

She met musician Lenny Kravitz in 2003 and dated him into 2004. add something

 

Sergio Leone - In early 2003, Italian filmmaker Giuseppe Tornatore announced he would direct a film called "Leningrad", and he expressed interest in casting Nicole Kidman in the role of the female love interest

 

Arthur Kopit - "Nine" returned to Broadway in 2003 with Antonio Banderas as Guido and won two Tony *awards, including best revival; in 2009 Rob Marshall directed the film "Nine" based on Kopit's script, the principal cast consisting of Daniel Day-Lewis, Judi Dench, Nicole Kidman, Marion_Cotillard, Penélope Cruz, Sophia Loren, Kate Hudson, and Fergie


2004

In 2004 she appeared in the film, Birth, which received controversy over a scene in which Kidman shares a bath with her co-star, 10-year old Cameron Bright. add something

 

Robbie Williams confirmed they had a short romance on her yacht in summer 2004. add something

 

She starred in a campaign of television and print ads with Rodrigo Santoro, directed by Moulin Rouge/ director Baz Luhrmann, to promote the fragrance during the holiday seasons of 2004, 2005, 2006, and 2008. add something

 

Roger Bart - He was featured in the 2004 remake of "The Stepford Wives" with Nicole Kidman, Matthew_Broderick, Bette Midler, Christopher Walken and Glenn Close, and in "The Producers" , in which he reprised his role of "common-law assistant" Carmen Ghia

 

Renee Zellweger - In 2004, Zellweger received her first Academy *award as Best Supporting Actress in Anthony Minghella's "Cold Mountain" opposite Jude Law and Nicole Kidman

 

Lenny Kravitz - In late 2004, Kravitz dated actress Nicole Kidman and reportedly dedicated his hit song "Lady" to her.

 

Robert Caro - In the 2004 film "The Stepford Wives," Nicole Kidman's character attends a book club meeting with the Stepford Wives and attempts to discuss the third volume of Caro's "The Years of Lyndon Johnson" but the group chooses to review a book of Christmas crafts

 

Birth (film) - "'Birth"' is a 2004 American drama film directed by Jonathan Glazer, starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren_Bacall, Danny Huston and Cameron Bright

 

Kerry Armstrong - On 29 August 2004, Armstrong featured in an interview in the "Sunday Telegraph" that appeared critical of singer Kylie Minogue and actress Nicole Kidman and their contemporaries for damaging the Australian and international entertainment industries by lowering standards


2005

Kidman met her second husband, New Zealand-born country singer Keith Urban, at G'Day LA, an event honouring Australians, in January 2005. add something

 

Steve Carell - Carell acted as "Uncle Arthur", imitating the camp mannerisms of Paul Lynde's original character for the 2005 remake of "Bewitched" with Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell

 

Bryce Dallas Howard - Following that, Howard was cast by Lars Von Trier to replace Nicole Kidman as Grace Mulligan in "Manderlay", the 2005 sequel to "Dogville"

 

Jerry Miller - More recently, "Hey Grandma" was included in the soundtrack to the 2005 Sean Penn- Nicole Kidman film, "The Interpreter", as well as being covered in 2009 by the Black Crowes, on "Warpaint Live"

 

Bewitched - "Bewitched" inspired a 2005 film starring Nicole Kidman and Will Ferrell

 

Keith Urban - Urban met Australian actress Nicole Kidman at "G'Day LA", a Hollywood event honoring Australians, in January 2005, but they reportedly didn't begin dating until 6 months later


2006

Kidman was appointed goodwill ambassador of the United Nations Development Fund for Women in 2006. add something

 

Diane Arbus - In 2006, the motion picture "Fur", starring Nicole Kidman as Arbus, presented a fictional version of her life story

 

Balenciaga - The House of Balenciaga designed the dresses worn by Jennifer Connelly and Nicole Kidman to the 2006 Academy Awards, as well as the wedding gown Kidman wore when she married Keith Urban


2007

In 2007, she starred in the science-fiction movie The Invasion directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel, a remake of the 1956 Invasion of the Body Snatchers that proved a critical and commercial failure. add something

 

Noah Baumbach - Baumbach wrote and directed the 2007 comedy-drama "Margot at the Wedding", starring his wife Jennifer Jason Leigh, Nicole Kidman, Jack Black and John Turturro

 

How to Marry a Millionaire - In 2007, Nicole Kidman bought the rights to "How to Marry a Millionaire" under her production company Blossom Films, and is set to produce and possibly star in a remake

 

Clare Higgins - In 2007, Higgins took the rôle of Ma Costa in Chris Weitz's "The Golden Compass" starring Nicole Kidman, Daniel_Craig and Dakota Blue Richards

 

Scott Rudin - In 2007, Rudin produced "Margot at the Wedding", a tragicomedy about a dysfunctional family starring Nicole Kidman, Jack_Black and Jennifer Jason Leigh, and Wes Anderson's "The Darjeeling Limited"

 

Jeff Wincott - In the film "The Invasion" in 2007 starring Daniel Craig, director Oliver Hirschbiegel cast Wincott in a scene with Nicole Kidman


2008

In 2008, she reunited with Moulin Rouge/ director Baz Luhrmann in the Australia period film Australia, set in the remote Northern Territory during the Japanese attack on Darwin during World War II. Kidman played opposite Hugh Jackman as an Englishwoman feeling overwhelmed by the continent. add something

 

TV Guide reported in 2008 that Kidman will star in The Danish Girl, a film adaptation of the novel of the same name, playing Lili Elbe, the world's first postoperative transsexual. add something

 

The Secret Behind Baby Sunday Rose's Name Revealed/, People, 8 July 2008. add something

 

The couple's daughter, Sunday Rose Kidman Urban, was born on 7 July 2008, in Nashville. add something

 

Kidman and the UNIFEM executive director presented over five million signatures collected during the first phase of this to the UN Secretary-General on 25 November 2008. add something

 

Sunday Reed - Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban named their daughter, Sunday Rose, born on July 7 2008, after Sunday Reed

 

Hugh Jackman - In 2008, director Baz Luhrmann cast Jackman to replace Russell Crowe as the male lead in his much-publicized epic film, "Australia", which co-starred Nicole Kidman

 

Baz Luhrmann - In 2008, his film "Australia" was released, starring Hugh Jackman and Nicole Kidman

 

Baz Luhrmann - Luhrmann's sweeping 2008 romantic epic "Australia" starred Nicole Kidman and Hugh Jackman

 

Keith Urban - On 7 January 2008, Nicole Kidman confirmed she and Urban were expecting their first child together

 

Dusty Springfield - In May 2008, actress Nicole Kidman was announced as star and producer of a biopic, but, as of July 2012, it was yet to surface


2009

Also in 2009, Kidman was the face of an international Schweppes advertisement. add something

 

In 2009, Variety said that she would produce and star in a film adaptation of the Chris Cleave novel Little Bee, in association with BBC Films. add something

 

Kidman appeared in the 2009 Rob Marshall musical Nine, portraying the Federico Fellini -like character's muse, Claudia Jenssen. add something

 

Marion Cotillard - Cotillard appeared on the cover of the November 2009 issue of "Vogue" with "Nine" co-stars Sophia Loren, Nicole Kidman, Penélope_Cruz, Kate Hudson and Fergie, and on the July 2010 cover by herself


2010

In 2010, she starred with Aaron Eckhart in the film adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning play Rabbit Hole, for which she vacated her role in the Woody Allen picture You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger. add something

 

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On 8 January 2010, Kidman, alongside Nancy Pelosi, Joan Chen and Joe Torre, attended the ceremony to help Family Violence Prevention Fund break ground on a new international center located in the Presidio of San Francisco. add something

 

In June 2010, TV Guide announced that Kidman and Clive Owen will star in an HBO film about Ernest Hemingway and his relationship with Martha Gellhorn. add something

 

On 28 December 2010, Kidman and Urban welcomed his second daughter and her third daughter, Faith Margaret Kidman Urban, via gestational carrier at Nashville's Centennial Women's Hospital. add something

 

Aaron Eckhart - The following year he starred alongside Nicole Kidman in "Rabbit Hole" , an adaption of David Lindsay-Abaire's 2005 drama of the same name

 

Joan Chen - On January 8, 2010, Chen attended alongside Nancy Pelosi, Nicole Kidman and Joe Torre the ceremony to help Family Violence Prevention Fund break ground on a new international center located in the Presidio of San Francisco intended to combat violence against women and children

 

Clive Owen - In June 2010 it was announced that Owen and Nicole Kidman would star in an HBO film about Ernest Hemingway and his relationship with Martha Gellhorn entitled "Hemingway & Gellhorn"

 

James Gandolfini - In June 2010, it was announced that Gandolfini would be executive producing an HBO film about Ernest Hemingway and his relationship with Martha Gellhorn, titled "Hemingway & Gellhorn" and starring Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman


2011

In the 2011 published list, Kidman's wealth was estimated at A$304 million, down from A$329 million in 2010. add something

 

In February 2011, the Los Angeles Times reported Kidman is in talks to join the cast of Park Chan Wook's Stoker. add something

 

The film, directed by Philip Kaufman, began shooting in March 2011, with an air date scheduled for 2012. add something

 

Screen Daily reported that shooting would begin in Germany in July 2011. add something

 

In June Kidman was cast in Lee Daniels' upcoming adaptation of the Pete Dexter novel, The Paperboy and began filming the thriller on 1 August 2011. add something

 

On 2 November 2011, The Hollywood Reporter reported that Kidman is attached to star in My Wild Life, a Philip Noyce-directed biopic of conservationist, Daphne Sheldrick. add something

 

Before I Go to Sleep (film) - A film adaptation of S. J. Watson's 2011 novel of the same name, the film stars Nicole Kidman, Mark_Strong, Colin Firth, and Anne-Marie Duff

 

Rowan Joffe - In 2011 it was announced that Joffe's next project would be an adaptation of the S.J. Watson novel Before I Go to Sleep, which set with Nicole Kidman in the lead

 

Stoker (film) - In January 2011, it was reported that Mia Wasikowska was in negotiations to play India, and in February, Nicole Kidman entered negotiations to join the cast

 

David Cromer - He was announced to direct a Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' "Sweet Bird of Youth" starring Nicole Kidman and James Franco and set for Fall 2011, but in August 2011 the production was delayed and Franco dropped out; Cromer says it is "still on the drawing board"

 

The Family Fang (film) - On October 27, 2011, it was announced that the film rights to the Kevin Wilson novel "The Family Fang" were bought by actress Nicole Kidman's Blossom Films company


2012

Production for the project is scheduled for the first quarter of 2012. add something

 

In April 2012, various sources, including Variety, announced that Kidman was in talks to star in upcoming Grace Kelly biopic Grace of Monaco add something

 

James Gandolfini - He was executive producer of the 2012 HBO film about Ernest Hemingway and his relationship with Martha Gellhorn, titled "Hemingway & Gellhorn", starring Clive Owen and Nicole Kidman

 

Alex Pettyfer - In mid 2012, it was announced that Pettyfer would star in "The Butler", alongside Nicole Kidman, John_Cusack, Alan Rickman, Cuba Gooding Jnr and Forest Whitaker

 

Urine - Urban myth states that urine works well against jellyfish stings, and this scenario was demonstrated on a Season 4 episode of the NBC-TV show "Friends" called "The One With the Jellyfish"; an early episode of the CBS-TV show "Survivor"; "The Paperboy" wherein Nicole Kidman pees on Zac Efron's face; and the 2003 reality film "The Real Cancun"

 

The Paperboy (2012 film) - "'The Paperboy"' is a 2012 American drama film starring Matthew McConaughey, Zac Efron, John Cusack, Nicole Kidman and David Oyelowo

 

Before I Go to Sleep (film) - In February 2012 Nicole Kidman was in talks to join the film; On 31 October 2012 Mark Strong joined the cast of the film


2013

In April 2013 she was selected as a member of the main competition jury at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival add something

 

Stoker (film) - It stars Mia Wasikowska, Matthew Goode, and Nicole Kidman, and was released on March 1, 2013

 

Werner Herzog - On October 21, 2013, it was announced that Herzog had secured Nicole Kidman to replace Watts for the role of Gertrude Bell in his film "Queen of the Desert", with Damian Lewis playing Lt. Col. Charles Doughty-Wylie


2014

In 2014, Kidman said she had been practicing Transcendental Meditation since her early twenties add something


2015

In 2015 Kidman became the brand ambassador for Etihad Airways add something

 

Kidman will play a lead role in the upcoming thriller, "Secret in Their Eyes", directed by Billy Ray and costarring Julia Roberts and Chiwetel Ejiofor, set to be released in October 2015 add something

 

She stars as British scientist Rosalind Franklin in the production from 5 September to 21 November 2015, directed by Michael Grandage add something


 

In 2016, Kidman's performance in "Lion" earned positive reviews, including a nomination for the Critics Choice for Best Supporting Actress, a win in the same category at the Hollywood Film awards as well as her third Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress, and her eleventh nomination overall add something

 

Aline Bernstein - In the 2016 biographical drama film "Genius", Bernstein was portrayed by the Academy *award-winning Australian actress Nicole Kidman, while Wolfe was portrayed by the Academy *award-nominated British actor Jude Law

 

Kirsten Dunst - In March 2016, Dunst was cast alongside Nicole Kidman and Elle Fanning in the Sofia Coppola-directed remake of Clint Eastwood's "The Beguiled"


2017

In 2017, Kidman returned to television in the seven-part miniseries adaptation of the Liane Moriarty bestseller, "Big Little Lies" add something

 

It premiered on May 24, 2017 and was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the main competition at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival add something

 

Sofia Coppola - Coppola directed "The Beguiled", a remake of the 1971 Western film of the same name, starring Nicole Kidman, Elle_Fanning and Kirsten_Dunst; it is due for release in 2017

 

Robin Weigert - In 2017, she appeared on the HBO series "Big Little Lies" as Dr. Amanda Reisman, sharing scenes opposite Alexander Skarsgård and Nicole Kidman

 

The Intouchables - In January 2017, Nicole Kidman and Genevieve Angelson joined the cast of the film, now officially titled "Untouchable"

 

Joss Whedon - On January 12, 2017, Nicole Kidman was asked about Donald Trump in an interview and stated: "He's now elected, and we as a country need to support whoever's the president, because that's what the country's based on"


2018

Kidman had two films releases in 2018the crime thriller "Destroyer" and the coming-of-age drama "Boy Erased" add something

 

Tatiana Maslany - She starred alongside Nicole Kidman in the crime thriller film "Destroyer", which had its world premiere at the Telluride Film Festival in August 2018