Kidman denies speaking to Holmes before divorce

Nicole Kidman arrives at the 64th Annual Primetime

Nicole Kidman arrives at the 64th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles. (Sept. 23, 2012) (Credit: Getty Images)

Oscar winner Nicole Kidman has dispelled reports she advised Katie Holmes in the weeks before Holmes' divorce from Tom Cruise, Kidman's ex-husband.

"I never spoke to her," Kidman, now wed to country singer Keith Urban, told People magazine's Australian sister publication Who in an interview posted Wednesday.

"I wish all of them well, but I was not involved in any of that," she said -- shooting down a claim in an Us Weekly cover story in July in which an unnamed "confidante" told the magazine, "They've spoken over the last few weeks. . . . Nicole has been supportive, saying she's been through it, too, and to hang in there."

Kidman, 45, was married to Cruise from 1990 to 2001. "I married really fast and really young, but I don't regret that because it got me Bella and Connor" -- her two adopted children with Cruise, who are now 19 and 17 respectively -- "and I did have a fantastic marriage for a long period," she told Who. "Then when it didn't work out, I had to really dig deep and find my way through depression, but I have no regrets about all of it. It was all a part of growing up."

She told the magazine that after the "loneliest, loneliest existence" she felt following her divorce, she was astonished to find herself in love with Urban. They married in 2006 and have two children, Faith, who will be 2 in December and was delivered by a surrogate, and Sunday Rose, now 4.

In the interview, Kidman also said she has tremendous empathy for women who have had difficulties conceiving.

"I had tried and failed and failed," she said. "Every woman who has been through all those ups and downs knows the depression that comes with it. So the way it just happened with Sunday was like, 'What?' The percentages were so low. It is the miracle in my life."

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