'I started going to Stranded when I was 16,' she told The Courier Mail, 'it was a transsexual club. I learned a lot of my makeup and hair tricks there.'
'And actually, I got a lot of my dance moves there, too. At 12 o'clock the dancers would come on and you know, I would do really, really great things at that age.'
Nicole has made the rare make up fail over the years At the Women In Film 2015 Crystal + Lucy Awards, the 51 year old was spotted with excess white face powder across her face.
She suffered the same faux pas at the 'Nine' film premiere in New York in 2009.
Seems not even Nicole is perfect all the time!