Fast Facts

  • Modeled for a Tommy Jeans ad campaign in 1997.
  • Received several awards for her performance as rock groupie Penny Lane in  2000's Almost Famous, including Breakthrough Performance (Broadcast Film Critics Association), Best Supporting Actress (Las Vegas Film Critics) and Best Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture (Golden Satellite).
  • Turned down the role of Peter Parker's girlfriend, Mary Jane, in Spider-Man (2002).
  • Formed the production company Cosmic Entertainment with Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell and brother Oliver Hudson in 2003.
  • Got a scuba certificate while filming the 2008 movie Fool's Gold with Matthew McConaughey.

Awards

  • 2000, Oscar — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 2009, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2009, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Leading Lady: Winner
  • 2001, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: Winner
  • 2000, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2000, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role: Nominee
  • 2001, Critics' Choice Awards — Breakthrough Performer: Winner
  • 2005, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Look: Winner
  • 2000, BAFTA Film Awards — Best Actress in a Leading Role: Nominee

Relationships

  • Boston Russell — Stepbrother
  • Alex Rodriguez — Ex-significant Other
  • Matthew Bellamy — Ex-fiancé
  • Lalania Hudson — Half Sister
  • Elijah Craig — Ex-significant Other
  • Goldie Hawn — Mother
  • Laura Hawn — Grandmother
  • Oliver Hudson — Brother
  • Bill Hudson — Father
  • Chris Robinson — Ex-husband
  • Emily Hudson — Half Sister
  • Wyatt Russell — Half Brother
  • Bingham Hawn Bellamy — Son
  • Edward Rutledge Hawn — Grandfather
  • Zachary Hudson — Half Brother
  • Kurt Russell — Stepfather
  • Ryder Russell Robinson — Son
  • Owen Wilson — Ex-significant Other