Nicole Kidman, also known as Nicole Kidman Jones is an Australian-raised actress, songwriter and producer. She has won several accolades over her long career, which includes two Golden Globe Awards, a Screen Oscar, and five Academy Awards. Her notable roles include Grease, Water for Ecstasy, Pretty Woman, Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure, Pretty Woman II, The Pursuit of Happyness, and Who’s on first. She is also noted for her voice work including Bridesmaids, Saturday Night Fever, Toy Story, and Kung Mangai.
Nicole Kidman was born in Southern France, where her parents were teachers. Her father was a talented pianist, while her mother was an accomplished writer. She spent her early years in Europe, playing piano in her home country as well as in other countries like the United States and Australia.
Kidman made her Australia television debut in the television series Mom. She was nominated for an Annie award for her work in that show. After that she went on to play the lead role in the movie adaptation of the same title, titled No Ordinary Family, opposite Edith Scolding. After that she appeared in the movie Kung Mangai, which was highly acclaimed in Australia and throughout the world. Nicole Kidman appeared in the TV movie High School Confidential as a teenaged schoolgirl with a shady past.
Her most memorable role to date would be in the action-adventure TV series 24, which was her first major acting role and first foray into Hollywood. She played a bad-girl, who was a main protagonist in the show. This role earned her four Golden Globe Awards, and she later became known for her supporting role in the equally successful Kill Bill franchise. Later, she appeared in the movie The Matrix alongside Keanu Reeves, becoming one of the most famous Hollywood actresses at the time. She also had a supporting role in the massively popular television movie Pirates of the Caribbean, which went on to become one of the biggest films of all time. Other films that she has been involved in include Hotel Rwanda, The Pursuit of Happyness and We Are Marshall.
Nicole Kidman Measurements
|Figure Measurements||34-23-36 inches|
|Body Size||34 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches (61 cm)|
|Hips Size||34 inches (87 cm)|
|Shoe Size||9 (US)|
|Height||5′ 6″/1.68 m|
|Weight||54 kg/119 lbs|
Apart from those, she has also been featured in a number of other television series, including the series The New York City Police Department, Miami Vice, Chuck and Nancy and was the original voice of Dotrice. All these films and more have given her the reputation of being one of the top actresses of all time. Not to mention, her numerous Golden Globe nominations have only served to cement that fact. Nicole Kidman is ranked fourth in the list of the best actresses of all time, according to CNET.
In terms of her filmography, Nicole Kidman has made a number of acclaimed miniseries, including The Hard Way and Dead Man Walking. She did, however, lose out on winning the best supporting actress Golden Globe Awards for her contribution to the movie Minority Report. Now, though, she appears to be back in the spotlight, playing an important role in the upcoming movie adaptation of Charles Dickens’ Oliver Twist. Other projects that she is participating in include the television drama River Street, the live-action/ CG movie The Nun Returns and the upcoming novel The Lost Pendulum.