Cruise and Kidman split

Feb 05, 2001 by Ian Evans

In a surprise announcement for many, Hollywood supercouple Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman have annouced that they have separated after more than a decade of marriage. They cited the strain of their dual careers.

In a joint statement their publicist said , “Citing the difficulties inherent in divergent careers which constantly keep them apart, they concluded that an amicable separation seemed best.”

Cruise and Kidman have two adopted children.