Pam Cook's study of the star persona of Nicole Kidman traces Kidman's career trajectory through an examination of her (sometimes controversial) film choices and places her in the context of a globalised media and celebrity culture.
Pam Cook (University of Southampton UK)
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Series: Film Stars
04 July 2012
Professional and scholarly
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A / AS level
Further / Higher Education
Acknowledgments.- Introduction.- Stardom.- Performance.- Persona.- Notes.- Bibliography.- Filmography.- Index.
PAM COOK is Professor Emeritus in Film at the University of Southampton, UK. She is the editor of The Cinema Book 3rd Edition (2007) and Gainsborough Pictures (1997), and the author of Fashioning the Nation: Costume and Identity in British Cinema (1996), I Know Where I'm Going! (2002), Screening the Past: Memory and Nostalgia in Cinema (2005), and Baz Luhrmann in the BFI World Directors series (2010).