When Tom Cruise noticed Nicole Kidman within the 1989 Australian movie “Useless Calm,” he wished to satisfy her. Shortly thereafter, they co-starred in 1990’s “Days of Thunder,” and one of many largest movie star relationships of that decade was off to a racing begin. Cruise and Kidman reportedly attached whereas filming the film, and after his divorce from Mimi Rogers was finalized, they tied the knot on Christmas Eve 1990. Dubbed “Hollywood’s Most Romantic Couple” by Individuals, Cruise shared with Vainness Truthful that Kidman was his soul mate, and she or he informed the publication, “He is amazingly romantic. He places a lot work into us.” In 1992, they adopted their daughter, Isabella, and would welcome son Connor through adoption three years later.
In true energy couple style, Cruise and Kidman continued to work collectively all through their relationship. Along with “Days of Thunder,” they co-starred within the movies “Far and Away” and “Eyes Broad Shut,” the latter of which was an intense 15-month film shoot that Cruise credited with making their marriage stronger. However a yr after “Eyes Broad Shut” dropped, their marriage was over. Cruise filed for divorce in December 2000, citing “irreconcilable variations,” per Leisure Weekly. On the time, their rep denied Scientology was a motive for his or her break up, however subsequent experiences have alleged in any other case.
When requested why they divorced by Vainness Truthful in 2002, Cruise solely stated, “She is aware of why, and I do know why. She’s the mom of my youngsters, and I want her properly.”