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Nicole Mary KIDMAN

Born: 20 June 1967

Special Achievements:

Acclaimed Australian actress, winner of an Academy Award for Best Actress for her portrayal of Virginia Woolf in the film The Hours (2002).  In 2003, Kidman received a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  In addition to her 2003 Academy Award for Best Actress, Kidman has received Best Actress awards from the following critics' groups or award-granting organisations: the Hollywood Foreign Press (Golden Globes), the Australian Film Institute, Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, Empire Awards, Golden Satellite Awards, Hollywood Film Festival, London Critics Circle, Russian Guild of Film Critics and the Southeastern Film Critics Association. In 2003, Kidman was given the American Cinematheque Award.  She also received recognition from the National Association of Theatre Owners at the ShoWest Convention in 1992 as the Female Star of Tomorrow and in 2002 for a Distinguished Decade of Achievement in Film.

Additional Information:

2007 - Received Companion in the Order of Australia  (AC).


Resources

  • Image - Nicole Kidman at Cannes Film Festival 2001

    Image courtesy of Rita Moln√°r, Wikimedia Commons