Nicole Kidman is one of the few prominent female actors in the Hollywood industry. She is an Australian actress, philanthropist, and producer. Kidman's Hollywood debut was the 1990 movie Days of Thunder with her ex-husband, Tom Cruise. She is further recognized for movies such as Far and Away, To Die, Eyes Wide Shut, etc. Additionally, she has also appeared in numerous television series.
Nicole Mary Kidman was born on June 20, 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Her Australian parents were in the United States on student visas. Nicole's mother, Janelle Ann, is a nursing instructor while her father, Antony, was a biochemist. She has a younger sister named Antonia, who is a journalist and television presenter.
Nicole Kidman Husband
The 53-year-old actress is married to New Zealander-Australian singer, Keith Urban. They first met at a Hollywood event promoting Australia, G'Day LA, in January 2005. After six months of their first meeting, the couple began a romantic relationship.
Nicole and Keith exchanged their wedding vows on June 25, 2006. Their marriage ceremony took place at the Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel located at St. Patrick's Estate in Sydney. Over 200 guests attended the grand ceremony, including Kidman's friend, Naomi Watts. The longtime spouses have been married for 14 years as of 2020.
Kidman and Urban share two lovely children. Their first daughter, Sunday Rose Kidman Urban, was born on July 7, 2008. Similarly, their second daughter, Faith Margaret Kidman Urban, was born on December 28, 2010, via surrogacy.
How Nicole helped her husband with his Addiction?
Keith has openly shared about his addiction and his battle with drugs. Just three months after his marriage to Kidman, Keith went to a treatment center. Urban apologized to his wife for his actions and was determined to stop using drugs. He announced his completion of rehab in January 2007 and became active in his music career.
Urban revealed that Kidman has helped him to get sober by pushing him constantly for rehab and intervention. Further, their prenuptial agreement stated that Urban would receive $600,000 every year if he stopped using drugs and alcohol. At present, the country singer has been sober since his last rehab.
Nicole was previously married to Tom Cruise
Keith is the second husband of the Big Little Lies actress. She was previously married to actor Tom Cruise. Nicole and Tom first met while shooting the film, Days of Thunder in 1989. One year later, they married on December 24, 1990, in Colorado.
Kidman and Cruise adopted two children while they were married. They first adopted a girl, Isabella Jane Cruise (b: December 1992). Likewise, they adopted a second child, a son, Connor Cruise (b: January 1995).
Tom filed for divorce from Kidman while she was unknowingly pregnant in February 2001. After ten years of marriage, their divorce was finalized in August 2001. Afterward, Tom married actress, Katie Holmes, with whom he shares a daughter, Suri Cruise. Tom and Katie divorced in 2012.
The Academy winning actress, Nicole Kidman, has a net worth of $250 million as per celebritynetworth. She is one of the world's highest-paid actresses. Likewise, Time magazine has twice named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Kidman has worked in numerous successful movies throughout her career. As per sources, she earned over $180 million in salaries between 1990 and 2008. Here, take a look at some of her movie collections at the Box-Office.
|1990||Days of Thunder||$157.9 million|
|1992||Far and Away||$137.8 million|
|1995||Batman Forever||$336.6 million|
|1999||Eyes Wide Shut||$162.1 million|
|2001||Moulin Rouge!||$179.2 million|
|2003||Cold Mountain||$173 million|
In addition to earning large chunks of wealth, Kidman is also actively involved in charity works. She was appointed as a goodwill ambassador for UNICEF and was honored as a Citizen of the World by the United Nations.
On the other hand, Kidman's spouse, Keith, has a net worth of $75 million. The couple owns over $30 million in real estate as well. They own luxurious houses in Sydney, Sutton Forest, Los Angeles, Nashville, and Manhattan.