Kidman took home "Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries" and while giving her impassioned speech about combatting ageism in Hollywood, the actress also showcased how sick she was.
As with numerous awards shows this season, it was the treatment of women in Hollywood that stayed at the forefront of the show, which featured a roster of almost all female presenters and Kristen Bell as its inaugural host.
Rosanna used her opportunity on stage to acknowledge other women who came forward as she presented the award to Nicole.
"I want to thank you all for your trail-blazing performances you have given over your career", Kidman said. We've proven and these actresses and so many more are proving that were are potent and powerful and viable.
"I'm gonna tell you what's wrong with this statue", he said as he wrapped up.
"The list is so long and I would love to say so many more names, but I can't right now".
"Truth is power and women are stepping into their power", Carteris said.
"I just beg that the industry stays behind us because our stories are finally being told", Kidman said.
"The Crown's" Claire Foy won best female actor in a drama series for her portrayal of Queen Elizabeth II. He did not attend last week's Critics' Choice Awards, where he also won an acting honor.
After being overlooked at the Golden Globes, fellow Australian Margot Robbie was left empty-handed again for her performance as Tonya Harding in I, Tonya.
This comes after television and film stars began to publicly show their support for the #MeToo and Time's Up movements. Stone, who along with her Orange Is the New Black cast members was nominated for best comedy ensemble, is expecting her first child with partner Jack Manning Bancroft.