She lived in the USA until her fourth, she then moved with her parents to Australia. When she was three, she started with ballet class. At the age of fourteen, started her career with a role in the Christmas film Bush Christmas.
On the set of Days of Thunder, her first American film, she began a relationship with Tom Cruise. The two were married on 25 december 1990. On 8 August 2001, it was announced that the pair went separate. Next, Kidman a relationship with Lenny Kravitz. Today, her current love country music singer Keith Urban. They were married In June 2006.
During her marriage to Cruise the couple adopted two children: a daughter and a son. In 2001 , however, came to the separation, it is generally assumed, because they wished to educate her children Catholic and not under the influence of the Scientologykerk espoused by Tom Cruise.
Kidman and her husband Keith Urban were given on 7 July 2008 their first child, a daughter. The girl was in Nashville in the State of Tennessee. On 28 december 2010, their second daughter born via a surrogate mother.
Kidman won an Oscar for best female lead for the film adaptation of Michael Cunningham's novel The Hours in 2003. Its capacity is estimated at almost EUR 100 million. In 2006 she was the highest paid actress in the world.
|Filmography as an actor|
|1983||Chase Through the Night||Petra||television film|
|1983||Skin Deep||Sheena Henderson||television film|
|1984||Matthew and Son||Bridget Elliot||television film|
|1985||Wills & Burke||Julia Matthews|
|1987||Australiana a Roma, Un '||Jill||television film|
|1987||The Bit Part||Mary McAllister|
|1987||Room to Move||Carol Trig||television film|
|1987||Watch the Shadows Dance||Amy Gabriel|
|1988||Emerald City||Helen, Mike McCord's Girlfriend|
|1989||Bangkok Hilton||Katrina Stanton||mini series|
|1989||Dead Calm||Rae Ingram|
|1990||Days of Thunder||Dr. Claire Lewicki|
|1991||Billy Bathgate||Drew Preston|
|1992||Far and Away||Shannon Christie|
|1993||My Life||Gail Jones|
|1995||To Die For||Suzanne Stone Maretto|
|1995||Batman Forever||Dr. Chase Meridian|
|1996||The Leading Man||Academy Awards Presenter|
|1996||The Portrait of a Lady||Isabel Archer|
|1997||The Peacemaker||Dr. Julia Kelly|
|1998||Practical Magic||Gillian Owens|
|1999||Eyes Wide Shut||Alice Harford|
|2001||The Others||Grace Stewart|
|2001||Birthday Girl||Sophia, alias Nadia|
|2002||Panic Room||Steven's Girlfriend||voice|
|2002||The Hours||Virginia Woolf|
|2003||Dogville||Grace Margaret Mulligan|
|2003||The Human Stain||Faunia Farley|
|2003||Cold Mountain||Ada Monroe|
|2004||The Stepford Wives||Joanna Eberhart|
|2005||The Interpreter||Silvia Broome|
|2006||Happy Feet||Norma Jean||voice|
|2007||Margot at the Wedding||Margot|
|2007||His Dark Materials: The Golden Compass||Mrs. Coulter|
|2007||The Invasion||Carol Bennell|
|2008||Australia||Lady Sarah Ashley|
|2010||Rabbit Hole||Becca Corbett|
|2011||Just Go with It||Devlin Adams|
|2012||Hemingway & Gellhorn||Martha Gellhorn|
|2012||The Paperboy||Charlotte Bless|
|2013||Stoker||Evelyn ' Evie ' Stoker|
For advertising the perfume Chanel No. 5 got Nicole in 2003 a record amount paid out. The spot was directed by Moulin RougeDirector Baz Luhrmann and would be the most expensive commercial ever. In 2004 the movie was shown in cinemas and on television. The first screening took place on October 5, 2004 on the Australian channel Channel 9. From 12 november 2004 was to see the movie in cinemas. The run took place from 19 to 23 december 2003 in Sydney, Australia. The rumor has it that Kidman got 10 million Australian dollars per minute. The movie takes a little longer than two minutes. Also in 2001, she released a single together with Robbie Williams : Somethin' Stupid. This single was 11 weeks in the Top 40 with a 9th place as the highest listing.
Kidman is in Australia Ambassador for UNICEF.
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in the Radio 2 Top 2000
|' 99||' 00||' 01||' 02||' 03||' 04||' 05||' 06||' 07||' 08||' 09||' 10||' 11||' 12||' 13|
|Somethin' stupid (with Robbie Williams)||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||1398||1342||1687||-||-|