In order to encourage tourists to visit Turkey, Global Connection (GC), the international media agency, has launched a joint publication with influential newspapers in countries like Russia and Germany.

One time oscar-winning Australian Hollywood actress Nicole Kidman has appeared as the celebrity face in advertisements promoting Turkish tourism in several foreign newspapers.

In Germany, readers Kidman’s visage in campaigns published in Die Welt and Welt Kompakt daily newspapers.

The advertisements will also appear in Pravda, published in Russian Federation.

During an interview with a Turkish media group, Habertürk, the Australian Actress was asked where she would prefer to stay for a vacation in Turkey. Kidman, referring to Australian soldiers died in Gallipoli, replied: You are waiting for me to say Istanbul, but you are wrong. We share a common history, so I most want to see Gallipoli.

Kidman’s Turkish tourism campaign announcement comes after Morgan Freeman was revealed to be the new spokesman for Turkish Airlines in January.