10 Of Nicole Kidman’s Best Roles Ever
Born to Australian parents on June 20, 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii, Academy award winner Nicole Kidman started showing her acting talent from early on. As an actress, Kidman started her career at 16 by starring in Australian TV shows and films. Her major breakthrough was ‘Dead and Calm’, a 1989 thriller movie where she played the role of Rae Ingram. From then onwards, she didn’t have to look back. Instead, she went on to become one of the highest paid Hollywood actress. Listed here are Nicole Kidman’s best roles ever.
1. Billy Bathgate
In this movie, Kidman played the role of Drew Preston, a beautiful, young and socially prominent person who is involved with a gangster. Directed by Robert Brenton, the role helped her win the Golden Globe Awards for best supporting actress.
2. To Die For
This is a dark comedy where Nicole Kidman played the role of Suzzane Stone Maretto, a young and beautiful woman willing to do anything to become a famous news anchor. Kidman won the Golden Globe award for best actress for this role.
3. Batman Forever
In this superhero film, Nicole Kidman played the role of Dr.Chase Meridian, a criminal psychologist. The movie was a blockbuster hit.
4. Eyes Wide Shut
ere Kidman played the role of Alice Harford, wife of Dr. Bill Harford, played by Tom Cruise. The film became very controversial because of some explicit sexual scenes.
5. Moulin Rouge
Here Kidman played the role of Satine, a cabaret dancer in the world famous cabaret Moulin Rouge in Paris. Directed by Laz Luhrmann, the film earned her the Golden Globe Award for best actress.
6. The Others
In this psychological horror, Nicole Kidman played the role of Grace Stewart, a mother of two little children.
7. The Hours
In this movie, Kidman portrayed the role of world famous English author Virginia Woolf. The role earned her Academy Awards for best actress along with many other awards.
Here Kidman played the role of Anna, a young widow who is under the impression that her husband has reincarnated in the body of a 10 year old boy.
In 'Australia', Kidman played the role of Lady Sarah Ashley, a woman whose husband gets killed in Australia.