Nicole Mary Kidman is a charming Australian actress with angelic look who was born on June 20, 1967in Honolulu, Hawaii and grew up in Sydney, Australia. She is famous with the name as Nicole Kidman and she is an actress, singer and film producer. Nicole Kidman is considered as one of the most glamorous film actresses from Hollywood. Nicole Kidman made her film debut in 1983 with Bush Christmas.
The major development in the film career of Kidman occurred after the release of Dead Calm in1989 in which she portrayed as Rae Ingram, as the wife of a naval officer. This thriller became a super hit and brought Nicole Kidman to international fame. After this , Nicole Kidman was starred with Tom Cruise who also remained her husband for a while in 1990 auto racing film Days of Thunder. This movie also became a major commercial success. Kidman also performed with one of her best friends, actress Naomi Watts in 1991 film Flirting. This was the time , when Nicole Kidman and Tom Cruise married with each other and the marriage lasted for almost one decade. Tom Cruise divorced Nicole Kidman in 2001 and they had adopted two children, Isabella and Connor, during their relationship.
Amazingly after the break up with Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman reached the climax of her career when she won a Golden Globe for the portrayal of a Parisian singer and courtesan in Baz Luhrmann’s musical extravaganza Moulin Rouge in 2001. Nicole Kidman also received her first Academy Award nomination, for Best Actress. In the very next year, Nicole Kidman appeared as famous writer Virginia Woolf in Stephen Daldry‘s The Hours. This was the movie that ultimately awarded Nicole Kidman with numerous distinctions and honors for her work with her first Academy Award as Best Actress. Nicole Kidman also won various critics’ awards, including her first BAFTA and third Golden Globe Award of her career. The Others , Birth , Rabbit Hole , To Die For and Far and Away are other major hits in the credit of Nicole Kidman.
Nicole Kidman, the charming Australian actress is one of the richest persons in Australia and she is also very active for humanitarian causes. Nicole Kidman has also raised money for disadvantaged children around the world. In 1994 and she has also remained as goodwill ambassador for UNICEF,and in 2004, she was honoured as a “Citizen of the World” by the United Nations.
Virginia Woolf (Nicole Kidman) talking with her husbant Leonard (Stephen Dillane) about her “imprisioment” by doctors ( The Hours )
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