The multiple award-winning actress, Nicole Kidman is one of veteran Hollywood actresses who has been active in the industry for more than three decades. She has featured in numerous movies and TV shows for which she has earned multiple accolades including Golden Globe Awards, Academy Award, and Primetime Emmy Awards, among others.
Aside from her work as an actress, Nicole Kidman is also a producer and has gone ahead to depict her great skill in the production of several movies and series including being the co-producer of TV series, Big Little Lies and also producing the movie, The Stepford Wives. The actress also founded her own film production company called Blossom Films.
In addition, she has been recognized by People Magazine as the World’s Most Beautiful Person and in 2005, she was ranked by the same magazine as the 2nd highest-paid actress in the world. The multi-talented actress has been enjoying a flourishing career as she continues to prove her significance in the industry. Learn more about her bio and other facts below.
Nicole Kidman – Biography (Age)
The veteran actress was born to her Australian parents, Anthony and Janelle Kidman in Honolulu, Hawaii on the 20th of June 1967. Her father worked as a clinical psychologist and author before he passed on after suffering a heart attack at the age of 75. Her mother, on the other hand, worked as the editor of her husband’s books. The amazing actress is of mixed ethnicity of Scottish, Irish and English. She has a younger sibling, a sister named Antonia Kidman, who is into journalism and also known to be a television personality.
Kidman acquired her elementary education from North Sydney Girls High School. According to the actress, she started nurturing the dream of becoming an actress at a very young age after being inspired by the exceptional performance of Margaret Hamilton in The Wizard of Oz. As a result of that, she enrolled at the Phillip Street Theatre, Sydney but later completed her studies at the Australian Theatre for Young People.
Furthermore, Nicole Kidman launched into acting at the age of 16 by making her first on-screen appearance in the movie, Bush Christmas. Almost soon after, she landed a supporting role in the TV series, Five Mile Creek. Then later in the mid-1980s, she started gaining prominence in the movie industry by starring in multiple movies which include Windrider and Watch the Shadow Dance.
The adept producer, however, began to garner worldwide recognition from 1995 to 2005, as she became a regular feature in many of Hollywood’s blockbuster movies such as To Die For, The Hours, Bewitched, and others. Kidman’s natural talent for acting can further be seen in other movies and TV shows such as The Portrait of a Lady, The Others, Happy Feet, Grace of Monaco, Top of the Lake, Aquaman and Just Go With It where she featured alongside Jennifer Aniston and Adam Sandler.
Nicole Kidman has made jaw-dropping career achievements for more than three decades she has been in the movie industry. They include claiming several awards and nominations including Academy Awards, British Academy Film Award, Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and along with achieving a Star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame.
Family: Husband (Keith Urban) and Children
The multiple award-winning actress is currently in her second marriage to Keith Urban, a well-known New Zealand-American singer who also works as a songwriter and record producer. The couple exchanged marital vows on 25th June 2006 at Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel in Sydney, Australia.
Prior to her marriage to Keith Urban, Nicole Kidman was married to the multiple award-winning American actor, Tom Cruise. While they were still together, the duo became foster parents of two children, a son named Connor Anthony and a daughter, Isabella Jane. However, the actress has recently welcomed two daughters together with her country musician husband, Keith Urban, namely Sunday Rose and Faith Margaret who was born through a surrogate mother.
In addition to her beauty, the gorgeous wife of Keith Urban is a very tall woman. She has a towering height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.8m), which perfectly compliments her body weight of about 58 kg (128 lbs).