First Look at Nicole Kidman Back in "Australia"
In the $120 million Fox production, Kidman will play a post-WWII upper-class English woman who finds herself in possession of a massive Australian cattle ranch when her husband dies. Apparently this ranch is "the size of Belgium." The actress will be returning to a part of Australia she last visited 18 years ago while making "Dead Calm," which was definitely one of her "breakout" roles -- and not just because she got naked in it.
And if you're a fan of Aussie actors, "Australia" should be your favorite movie of 2008: Hugh Jackman, David Wenham, and Bryan Brown are only a few of the players. (Safe bet that Paul Hogan won't be around.)
Anyway, The Telegraph has the first shot of Kidman in character, and it's attached to a pretty solid article on the current state of the project. Last time Luhrmann and Kidman worked together, the result was "Moulin Rouge," which (god's honest truth) is a movie I absolutely love. So obviously I'm a little curious to see how this one turns out.
Source: The Telegraph