Speaking to Elle in 2014, Kidman reminisced on the speedy engagement. She said, “I kind of like getting married and then getting to know each other; I know that it sounds incredibly strange, but to me, it’s a more natural process.”
So on June 25, 2006, the couple said their vows and got married. The ceremony took place in Kidman’s adopted homeland of Sydney, Australia, and featured many celebrity figures at the wedding. Among them were the likes of Naomi Watts, Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe.
However, shortly after the big occasion, Urban went through some personal trials. Indeed, in October of that same year, he checked himself into the Betty Ford Center to tackle his alcohol abuse problems. He had previously entered treatment for a cocaine problem in 1998.