Nicole Kidman and Director Karyn Kusama are interviewed for their movie Destroyer which sees a police detective reconnecting with people from an undercover assignment in her distant past in order to make peace.

DaniElle DeLaite sits down with Nicole Kidman and Director Karyn Kusama in Los Angeles to talk about their new movie Destroyer. It’s an intense and engrossing modern film noir about greed, guilt, regret and revenge with Nicole Kidman unrecognisable as a worn out, bitter detective (Erin Bell)in this unique movie that thrives under the exceptional direction of Karyn Kusama.

They discuss the deeper meaning of the title, Destroyer, the incredible transformation of Nicole Kidman, the thin line between what is good and what is bad and Nicole’s character’s struggling, desperate relationship with her daughter amidst this dark, pessimistic atmosphere.

Destroyer stars Nicole Kidman, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany, Sebastian Stan, Scoot McNairy, Shamier Anderson and The West Wing and Get Out’s Bradley Whitford.

Destroyer – Nicole Kidman & Karyn Kusama Interview


Destroyer follows the moral and existential odyssey of LAPD detective Erin Bell who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.