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Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman

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Famous as :

Actress

Birth Name :

Nicole Mary Kidman

Birth Date :

June 20, 1967

Birth Place :

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Spouse :

Tom Cruise (actor, 24-Dec-90 - 8-Aug-01), Keith Urban (country singer, since 25-Jun-06)

Claim to fame :

As Suzanne Stone Maretto in "To Die For" (1995)

Biography


Hollywood top Australian actress and singer Nicole Mary Kidman was born on June 20, 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Her father, Dr Antony David Kidman, was a biochemist and clinical psychologist; and her mother Janelle Annee Glenny was a nursing instructor. Nicole has one sister, Antonia Kidman, who is known as an Australian television personality. The whole family immediately moved to Washington D.C. when Antony had to do his research on breast cancer and returned to Australia when Nicole was four years old.

Back to her parents homeland, little Nicole who had ever majoring ballet when he was three years old, decided to study at St. Martin's Youth Theatre in Melbourne, the Australian Theatre for Young People in Sydney before she took voice production and theatre history at Philip Street Theatre. After that, she entered North Sydney Girls' High School but had dropped out right after her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer and hence she had to help/replace her mother to take care the family and do the house hold.

Latest News


Sundance Film Festival 2015 Competition, NEXT Films Announced

December 04, 2014 00:28:37 GMT

Sundance Film Festival organizers revealed on Wednesday, December 3 the films that will take part in the competitive categories as well as those in the festival's noncompetitive Next section next year. The fest director John Cooper promised that viewers are "going to have a very wild ride of emotional extremes."
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Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon to Star in 'Big Little Lies' TV Adaptation

November 26, 2014 05:09:41 GMT

and are going to team up on the small screen. The two Hollywood actresses are set to star on a limited series titled "Big Little Lies" based on Liane Moriarty's book of the same title.
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Nicole Kidman in Talks to Replace Gwyneth Paltrow in 'Secret in Their Eyes' Remake

November 04, 2014 07:11:18 GMT

is in negotiations to join the remake of 2010 Oscar winner "". The Aussie actress is eyed to play the role which was originally set for . She is expected to join the cast that includes and .
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Nicole Kidman to Star in True-Story Tale 'Lion', Hugh Jackman Not Involved

October 31, 2014 06:54:39 GMT

and are reported to reunite in an upcoming movie "", six years after their on-screen romance in "". Empire magazine says that they are going to join , Jackman's co-star in Neill Blomkamp's upcoming "", for the true-story drama. However, Jackman's agent tells The Hollywood Reporter that the hunky actor is not involved in "Lion".
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Nicole Kidman on Keith Urban's Support After Her Father's Death: 'He's Been Amazing'

October 31, 2014 03:17:39 GMT

has opened up about how she coped with the passing of her father Dr. Anthony Kidman last month. The actress, who is gearing up for the release of her latest movie "", talked about the tough time and her husband 's "amazing" support when stopping by "" on Thursday, October 30.
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Nicole Kidman Remembers Her 'Compassionate' Father at His Funeral

September 20, 2014 03:50:15 GMT

and her family laid her father Dr. Anthony Kidman to rest on Friday, September 19 at St Francis Xavier Church in Sydney, Australia. In addition to Dr. Anthony Kidman's wife Janelle, the funeral was attended by the Oscar-winning actress, her husband and their two children, the actress' sister Antonia and other family members. and his estranged wife Danielle Spencer were also present to pay respects.
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Nicole Kidman's Father Dies After Collapsing in Singapore Hotel

September 12, 2014 15:27:34 GMT

is mourning the sudden death of her father Dr. Antony Kidman. The highly-respected Sidney-based clinical psychologist collapsed in a Singapore hotel room while visiting his younger daughter Antonia and her family in the country.
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Keith Urban Serenades Nicole Kidman at Melbourne Show on 8th Wedding Anniversary

June 27, 2014 08:54:19 GMT

To celebrate their 8th wedding anniversary, serenaded during his concert in Melbourne, Australia, on Wednesday night, June 25. During the show, which was a part of his "Light the Fuse" tour, the country singer talked about how he wrote a song titled "Making Memories of Us" before singing it for his actress wife.
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Video: Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban Perform 'Amazing Grace' at Children's Hospital

June 17, 2014 06:14:30 GMT

and gave an impromptu concert when they recently visited Monash Children's Hospital in Clayton, Australia. In a video uploaded to the hospital's YouTube channel, the couple is seen serenading the crowd with the acoustic performance of "Amazing Grace". Urban sits on a desk as he plays his guitar and sings the song with his wife.
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Nicole Kidman Received Top Honor at Shanghai Film Festival

June 16, 2014 02:59:32 GMT

was full of grace as she walked the red carpet of 17th Shanghai International Film Festival opening ceremony. The 46-year-old actress was in Shanghai to promote her new movie "", which was critically panned at last month's Cannes, and to receive the outstanding contribution to film award.
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Nicole Kidman Dances Salsa at Cannes Film Festival Opening Ceremony

May 15, 2014 03:19:46 GMT

brought extra feast for the eyes at the 67th annual Cannes International Film Festival on Wednesday, May 14. Dazzling in a blue encrusted Armani gown with Harvey Winston jewels, the 46-year-old actress delivered an impromptu salsa during the opening ceremony.
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Jason Bateman to Direct Nicole Kidman in 'The Family Fang'

November 02, 2013 05:09:28 GMT

adds another directorial project to his resume. After first helming "" which was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival this September, the "" actor is now set to direct in "".
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Nicole Kidman Finds 'Great Love' After Marrying Keith Urban

October 30, 2013 04:11:04 GMT

opens up about her failed relationship with in December issue of Vanity Fair. The "" actress recalls she was only 23 when she married the "" star, saying, "I was so young."
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Keith Urban Admits to 'Sex Texting' Nicole Kidman When They Are Apart

October 29, 2013 07:49:14 GMT

admitted to texting his wife, , when they were apart. The singer made the revelation as he stopped by "" on Monday, October 28. When asked about how he and Kidman juggled their busy schedules, Urban said, "We just make it work."
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'Grace of Monaco' Teaser Trailer: Nicole Kidman Oozes Elegance as Princess Kelly

September 17, 2013 03:32:59 GMT

A teaser trailer of "" has just arrived for viewing pleasure. It focuses on introducing as actress-turned-princess Grace Kelly and gives a glimpse at her fairytale life surrounded by the opulence and luxury of royalty as the wife of Prince Rainier III. The scenes are played against a solemn narration by .
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Nicole Kidman Hit the Ground After Paparazzo on a Bike Crashed Into Her

September 13, 2013 01:07:42 GMT

took a nasty spill outside her hotel in the Upper East Side in New York on Thursday, September 12. The Aussie beauty was knocked over by a photographer on a bike when she was about to enter the Carlyle Hotel in Manhattan. The incident sent her sprawling to the ground.
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Nicole Kidman to Replace Naomi Watts in 'Queen of the Desert'

September 09, 2013 06:09:52 GMT

Director Werner Herzog has reportedly found his new "" for the Gertrude Bell biopic project he has been long working on. is reportedly tapped to play the influential female British archaeologist and explorer after left the project.
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Nicole Kidman on Life After Tom Cruise Divorce: 'I Smile Now'

August 24, 2013 04:58:36 GMT

is happy with her life after she split from in 2001. In a sit-down with Australian media The Border Mail, Nicole reveals a bit of her life with her husband and their children, Sunday and Faith.
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The Rolling Stones Rock Their North America Tour Warm-Up Concert in L.A.

April 29, 2013 09:10:57 GMT

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee are soon embarking on the North America leg of their "50 and Counting" tour this coming May. Before the -fronted band kicks off their short, 9-city stop tour at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on May 3, they first did a surprise warm-up gig at the neighboring Echoplex club over the weekend.
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Katy Perry, Sofia Vergara and Nicole Kidman Glam Up White House Correspondents' Dinner

April 29, 2013 09:08:37 GMT

Obama's avid supporters in Hollywood flocked to the White House over the weekend to attend Correspondents' Dinner with Mr. President and First Lady Michelle Obama. The likes of , and were among those spotted coming to the formal gathering.
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Ang Lee and Nicole Kidman Join Steven Spielberg on Cannes Jury

April 25, 2013 06:30:03 GMT

The 66th Cannes festival, which runs from May 15-26, will have the most star-studded jury in history. Founded in 1946, the most prestigious film festival has announced that Steven Spielberg, who serves as president of the jury, will be joined by Ang Lee and . Interestingly, all of them are Oscar winners.
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Nicole Kidman Secretly Filming Cameo for 'Anchorman' Sequel

April 05, 2013 04:05:51 GMT

Award-winning actress will apparently appear in another comedy film. After starring in -starring film "", the wife of allegedly has a cameo in "" and has reportedly shot her brief appearance in Atlanta.
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Nicole Kidman Dances Seductively With Matthew Goode in New 'Stoker' Clip

February 26, 2013 09:30:48 GMT

as the unstable mother, Evelyn, and as the mysterious uncle, Charlie, are involved in a seductive slow dance in the new clip of "". who plays Nicole's daughter, India, is quietly watching her mother and uncle from behind the door.
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First Official Look at Gorgeous Nicole Kidman as the 'Grace of Monaco'

February 25, 2013 07:11:57 GMT

Hot on heels of her Oscar's appearance as a presenter, gets her first official look in "" released online. The still gives a clear look at Kidman's portrayal as Grace Kelly complete with her royal attire.
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J.J. Abrams: Directing 'Star Wars' Is an Absolute Honor

January 28, 2013 02:10:01 GMT

J.J. Abrams finally breaks silence on his involvement in "Star Wars Episode 7". Though the report that he would direct the big project had been circulating for a few days, it was not until Saturday, January 26 that the "" helmer confirmed his directing gig himself and shared his excitement of becoming a part of the much-talked-about project.
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SAG Awards 2013: Amanda Seyfried, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicole Kidman Hit Red Carpet

January 28, 2013 01:53:58 GMT

The 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild rolled out its red carpet on Sunday, January 27 to welcome its guests. Attending the prestigious event, , and went with the same color, blue.
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First 'Pacific Rim' Trailer Packed With Epic Battle and Stunning Visuals

December 13, 2012 01:26:55 GMT

After a long wait, fans are finally treated to the first ever trailer for Guillermo del Toro's highly-anticipated sci-fi movie "". As expected, the video is jam-packed with tons of astounding intense battle scenes between massive creatures deep from the sea and giant robots controlled by humans.
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Whitney Houston Is 2012's Most Searched on Google

December 12, 2012 18:35:02 GMT

's death this year contributed to her being on the list of both U.S. and worldwide most searched terms. Google has just released its year-end most searched lists, revealing the Top 10 in several categories such as Trending People, Most Searched Movies, and Trending Performance Artists.
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Anne Hathaway: Underwear-Less Incident 'Made Me Sad'

December 12, 2012 18:03:51 GMT

chose to talk about the unfortunate incident at the New York premiere of her new movie "". The actress said that it's actually a shame to live in a world where someone would take picture of her private part when she was unaware of it.
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'Les Miserables', 'Modern Family' Lead 2012 SAG Awards Nominations

December 12, 2012 17:47:20 GMT

This year's nominations of Screen Actors Guild Award see an equal chance for "", "" and "" to win. Unveiled on Wednesday, December 12, the list of this year's contenders is led by the aforementioned movies with four nods each.
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