Real Name: Nicole Mary Kidman
Was Born: June 20, 1967. Honolulu, Hawaii United States
Bio: Nicole Mary Kidman is an Academy
Award-winning American-born Australian actress, producer and singer. Kidman
was born in Honolulu, Hawaii to Dr. Anthony David Kidman and Janelle Ann (nee
MacNeille), who were of Scottish and Irish descent, and were both born in Australia.
At the time, her father was a cancer research specialist in Washington, D.C.
The family returned to Australia when Nicole was four years old, when Tony Kidman
took on a lectureship at the University of Technology, Sydney. Kidman started
taking ballet lessons when she was four, and this led to studies at St. Martin's
Youth Theatre in Melbourne, the Australian Theatre for Young People in Sydney,
and then at the Philip Street Theatre, where she majored in voice production
and theatre history. She studied at North Sydney Girls High School, but dropped
out when her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer; Kidman concentrated on
her family responsibilities until her mother's recovery...