Nicole, be warned!
As applause echoed around the star-packed room, nicole Kidman stood up to congratulate the awardwinning man beside her. Clutching his face with both hands, she kissed him tenderly on the lips. only, the man in question wasn’t her husband of 11 years, Keith Urban. no, it was her co-star and friend, alexander Skarsgård.
And while Keith seemed nonplussed – smiling in the background – the internet was quick to react. ‘Am I the only one confused?’ asked one stunned Twitter user. ‘How can Nicole Kidman just casually kiss a man in front of her husband?’ wrote another.
Nicole and Alexander seem to be very close. But can a woman ever have a platonic friendship with a man without it causing problems in a marriage? Research shows that more than 50% of people have fantasised about sleeping with their best friend – and nearly 40% actually have.
Here we speak to a wife who knows just how tricky having a male BFF can be…
The kiss: nicole’s affection confused viewers, but her husband was relaxed about it