The Oscar winner has garnered rave reviews for her portrayal of DNA pioneer Rosalind Franklin in the new stage show, which opened at the Noel Coward Theatre in London on 14 September (15), and she now hopes to turn it into a film.

Kidman tells Britain's Daily Mail newspaper that a big screen adaptation is in the works, but is still "a way off", while the play's director Michael Grandage adds, "It's going to be a proper picture."