Nicole Kidman’s best Oscars looks from over the years

The actress always looks her best at the prestigious awards ceremony.

Beyond her stellar performances on the silver screen, Nicole Kidman’s presence on the Oscars red carpet has become synonymous with haute couture perfection and timeless style.

Each year, as the world’s eyes turn towards the Dolby Theatre, anticipation mounts not only for the awards themselves but also for the unveiling of Nicole’s latest ensemble, a testament to her impeccable taste and flair for fashion.

Read on to learn how many Oscars Nicole Kidman has been nominated for and to see the best looks she’s worn to the annual awards ceremony over the years…

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How many Oscars has Nicole Kidman won?

Nicole has won one Oscar in her career. She won Best Actress in 2003 for her role in The Hours.

Overall, Nicole has been nominated five times:

  • Best Actress for Moulin Rouge in 2002
  • Best Actress for The Hours in 2003 (won!)
  • Best Actress for Rabbit Hole in 2011
  • Best Supporting Actress for Lion in 2017
  • Best Actress for Being the Ricardos in 2022

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Now join us as we embark on a retrospective journey through Nicole’s most memorable Oscars red carpet looks…


We seriously love the Armani Privé gown Nicole wore to last year’s ceremony. A thigh-high slit and embellished with sparkly flowers; perfection.


In 2022, Nicole wore a daring grey gown from Giorgio Armani to the Oscars.


Nicole looked like an absolute gift (in the best way possible) at the 2018 Oscars thanks to this cerulean blue gown from Armani Privé.

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Nicole and Keith shared a loving look on the red carpet at the 2015 Oscars. For the occasion, Nicole wore a stunning sequin gown which featured a contrasting red belt.

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When she presented the Best Actress award in 2009, Nicole looked ethereal in this pretty dress from L’Wren Scott.

nicole kidman oscars


Nicole matched the red carpet in 2007 with this simple but chic Balenciaga gown.

nicole kidman oscars


In 2003, the year Nicole won, she opted for an elegant black dress.

nicole kidman oscars


Perhaps Nic’s gold gown was indicative of the gold statuette she’d take home three years later. She wore this Christian Dior frock to the 2000 Oscars.

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Ah, the famous (or infamous; depends who you ask) chartreuse John Galliano dress. You can read more about the saga that this gorgeous dress caused at the 1997 Oscars here.

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