Nicole Mary Kidman, AC (born 20 June 1967) is an American-born Australian actress, fashion model, singer and humanitarian.
After starring in a number of small Australian films and TV shows, Kidman's breakthrough was in the 1989 thriller Dead Calm. Her performances in films such as To Die For (1995) and Moulin Rouge! (2001) received critical acclaim, and her performance in The Hours (2002) brought her the Academy Award for Best Actress, a BAFTA Award and a Golden Globe Award. Her other films include the box office hits Days of Thunder (1990), Batman Forever (1995), The Others (2001), and Cold Mountain (2003).
Kidman has been a Goodwill Ambassador for UNICEF Australia since 1994. In 2003, Kidman received her star on the Walk of Fame. In 2006, Kidman was made a Companion of the Order of Australia, Australia's highest civilian honour, and was also the highest-paid actress in the motion picture industry.
She is also known for her marriage to Tom Cruise, to whom she was married for 11 years and adopted two children, and her current marriage to country musician Keith Urban, with whom she has a biological daughter.
As a result of being born to Australian parents in Hawaii, Kidman has dual citizenship in Australia and the United States.
|Dead Calm||Rae Ingram||1989|
|Days of Thunder||Dr. Claire Lewicki||1990|
|Billy Bathgate||Drew Preston||1991|
|My Life||Gail Jones||1993|
|Batman Forever||Dr. Chase Meridian||1995|
|To Die For||Suzanne Stone Maretto||1995|
|Eyes Wide Shut||Alice Harford||1999|
|The Others||Grace Stewart||2001|
|Birthday Girl||Sophie alias Nadia||2001|
|Panic Room||Stephen's girlfriend on the phone||2002|
|Dogville||Grace Margaret Mulligan||2003|
|The Human Stain||Faunia Farley||2003|
|Cold Mountain||Ada Monroe||2003|
|The Interpreter||Silvia Broome||2005|
|Happy Feet||Norma Jean||2006|
|Margot at the Wedding||Margot||2007|
|The Golden Compass||Marisa Coutter||2007|
|Australia||Lady Sarah Ashley||2008|
|Just Go With It||Devlin Adams||2011|
|Hemingway & Gellhorn||Martha Gellhorn||2012|
|The Paperboy||Charlotte Bless||2012|
|Stoker||Evelyn 'Evie' Stoker||2013|
|The Railway Man||Patricia Wallace||2014|
|Grace of Monaco||Grace Kelly||2014|