Wednesday 21 August 2019

Nicole Kidman: I’ll eat anything, I used to eat ants

She also said she likes to carry around her pet cat in a special backsack.

Nicole Kidman (Ian West/PA)
Nicole Kidman (Ian West/PA)

By Sherna Noah, Press Association Senior Entertainment Correspondent

Hollywood star Nicole Kidman has revealed she used to eat ants.

The actress, 51, told The Mail On Sunday’s You magazine that her first memory, as a child, was eating snow.

She added: “I used to eat ants as well, but ants don’t taste good … Just sort of off.

“Just acidic-y. Kind of weird. And I’ll eat anything. I’ve eaten almost anything. Witchetty grubs, worms and insects. ”

The Oscar-winner said she takes her pet cats with her on hikes in a backpack.

She told the magazine: “I really am a cat person. I’ve just got one of those carriers …  a cat carrier that’s a backpack and it has a window that they can peek out of and it’s got air and everything, and they love it.”

The Big Little Lies actress, who is married to singer Keith Urban, said: “I was actually going to post a picture of it and then I thought, ‘Oh, I don’t want to do that.’

“But I may still because it is really cute. They hop in. They can’t wait to get in.”

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