Australian actress Nicole Kidman has won her first Emmy Award for her role in Big Little Lies and is very much happy with this feat. She portrayed role as Celeste Wright in the hit HBO series scored her a nomination for Best Actress in a Limited Series at this year’s Primetime Emmy Awards.
Thanking her co-star Reese Witherspoon, who played opposite her as fellow school mum Madeline, Nicole said: “Reese. I share this with you. Without you I would not be standing up here.”
The 50-year-old also thanked all the cast and HBO for the opportunity to play the role of Celeste, before thanking her family- naming her two children with Keith Urban, Sunday Rose and Faith. “I have two little girls, Sunny and Faith, and my darling Keith who I ask to help me pursue this artistic path and they have to sacrifice so much for it,” Nicole said.
Her speech made no mention of her children with ex-husband Tom Cruise, 22 year-old Connor Cruise and Isabella Cruise, 24. Nicole finished her speech thanking everyone who helped shine a light on domestic abuse.