There’s no question Nicole Kidman is one of the greatest actors working right now. From her incredible work in movies like Moulin Rouge, Cold Mountain, and The Hours, to her current performance on Big Little Lies, there’s really nothing she can’t do!
Though she’s an A-list movie star who has been in the public eye for many years, there’s still a lot to learn about the actress. Here are five fast facts you need to know about Big Little Lies star Nicole Kidman.
Though Kidman is a proud Australian, she was actually born in Hawaii! Her parents were temporarily in the United States on student visas, but they moved back to Australia when Kidman was quite young.
First American Film
Kidman worked a lot in Australia before she made it to America. In fact, her first American film was actually the 1990 film Days of Thunder, which she was in with her future ex-husband, Tom Cruise.
An Impressive First
Kidman was the very first Australian to win the Oscar for Best Actress. She won the coveted award in 2003 for her mesmerizing performance in The Hours.
While Kidman is happily married to Keith Urban, she revealed a few years ago that she used to have a crush on talk show host Jimmy Fallon. However, he did not reciprocate those feelings.
Along with being a very talented actress, Kidman is also a great singer! She, of course, sang in the hit film, Moulin Rouge, and she also recently sang backing vocals on her husband’s 2017 song, Female.