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Nicole Kidmanis talking about their marriage of a decade to Tom Cruise.
The two stars got married in 1990 after starring in the film. Stormy days together, at the beginning of what would become a very successful career. In a written essay for NY The series of women and power of the magazine reveals, "I got married very young, but it was definitely not for me, it was protection, I got married for love, but being married to an extremely powerful man prevented me from being sexually harassed."
During their time together, the couple adopted two children, Isabella, now 25, and son Connor, now 23.
It was not until they divorced in 2001 that Kidman felt he had to face new and different struggles in his career, especially as a woman. "I would work, but I was still very involved," she explains. "So when I came out of this at 32, 33, it's like I had to grow up."
It's not that she will not face her own #MeToo moments from time to time. Kidman says: "Of course I've had #MeToo moments, since I was little! But I want to expose them in an article? No. Do they go out in my work? Absolutely."
For her, she would prefer to direct her emotions to a "well of experience and extracted emotion" and show it in her work as an actress. "I'm not just talking about sexual harassment, I'm talking about loss, death, the whole gamut of life," Kidman adds.
Since she separated from Cruise, she says that "it's something I always resist talking about, because now I'm married to the man who is my great love.
He[[Keith Urban], and you almost feel a lack of respect. "
Nicole and the country music star got married in 2006 and have since welcomed their daughters. Sunday, 10, and Faith, 7.
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