could join an elite group of actors who have received lead and supporting Oscar bids in the same year thanks to her leading role in “Destroyer
” and supporting turn in “Boy Erased
.” “As an actor, I’m grateful to have such great roles,” she says, especially considering “it gets harder as you get older. It just does. So the idea of having two really rich female characters, both of them mothers, and being able to put them out in the world like this” is “a blessing.” Watch our exclusive video interview above.
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” casts Kidman as Erin Bell
, a hard-bitten police detective who spent years undercover in a drug ring. Years later she must confront her demons when the violent gang leader returns. “I’d never been asked to do anything like it,