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Kate Hudson Biography

Birth Name:
Kate Garry Hudson
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession
Actor

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

  • 2021Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy: nominated
  • 2009Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated
  • 2001BAFTA Film Awards-Best Actress in a Leading Role: nominated
  • 2001Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture: winner
  • 2001Critics' Choice Awards-Breakthrough Performer: winner
  • 2000Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated
  • 2000Oscar-Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role: nominated

Relationships