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Nicole Kidman topped E!'s list of the "top 20 entertainers of 2001," winning the network's 12th annual Celebrity of the Year award.

Her most recent films include The Others and Moulin Rouge.

Kidman's ex-husband Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Will Smith, Jim Carrey and Kevin Costner are among those who have previously won the award.

Jennifer Lopez, 'N Sync, Roberts and James Gandolfini round out the top five on this year's list, followed by Destiny's Child, Eddie Murphy, Britney Spears, Ray Romano, Kelly Ripa, Reese Witherspoon, Madonna, Renée Zellweger, Denzel Washington, Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Paul McCartney, Mel Brooks, The Rock and Jennifer Aniston. AP