Today show's entertainment reporter Richard Wilkins penned a personal tribute for Nicole Kidman's fiftieth birthday in June this year.
And at the Sydney premiere for Top Of The Lake: China Girl on Tuesday, the Oscar winner appeared to show her thanks.
The pair were all smiles on the red carpet, with Nicole warmly embracing the 63-year-old television personality.
Australian talent: Nicole Kidman, 50, looked a picture of content while interviewed by the Today show's entertainment reporter Richard Wilkins, 63, at the Sydney premiere for Top Of The Lake: China Girl, on Tuesday
Nicole looked elegant at the local production's premiere, sporting a sheer nude frock with embellishment in the form of beading.
The Moulin Rouge star's fair tresses were swept into a chignon at the nape of the neck, and her Beauty palette consisted of a porcelain complexion, defined brows, lashings of mascara and a matte red lip.
Nicole accessorised with statement drop earrings and her sparkling wedding rings.
Sweet embrace: The Moulin Rouge actress hugged the veteran journalist
Elegant: Nicole highlighted her slender figure in a sheer nude frock with embellishment in the form of beading