Becoming ... Nicole Kidman

See how the Stepford Wives star went from Aussie rebel to Oscar winner. By Serena Kappes

FAMILY TIES

Kidman and younger sister Antonia (left, at the Golden Globes in 2003) remain close despite often being in different parts of the world. "We're always on the phone," says Kidman. And of her mother, nurse-educator Janelle (right, in 2001), she says: "From the minute I was born, my mom and I had this incredibly deep connection."