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    Born on April 19, 1979 in Los Angeles, California

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Almost Famous (2000)

Kate Hudson as "Penny Lane"

Set in 1973, it chronicles the funny and often poignant coming of age of 15-year-old William, an unabashed music fan who is inspired by the seminal bands of the time. When his love of music lands him an assignment from Rolling Stone magazine to interview the up-and-coming band Stillwater -- fronted by lead guitar Russell Hammond and lead singer Jeff Bebe William embarks on an eye-opening journey with the band's tour, despite the objections of his protective mother.

Academy Award (2000) Nominated Best Supporting Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2000) Nominated Actress in a Leading Role
Golden Globe (2000) Won Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2000) Nominated Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

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How Well Do You Really Know 'Almost Famous'?

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Moviefone Staff on Apr 18th 2015, 5:00AM

Apr 18th 2015, 5:00AM

'Scandal' Star Kerry Washington Starring in 'Unforgettable' Thriller

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Jenni Miller on Dec 3rd 2014, 4:45AM

Dec 3rd 2014, 4:45AM

Best of Late Night TV: John Stamos' New 'Manny' Service, Dwayne Johnson's Thigh Workout, Ricky Gervais' Marriage Apathy (VIDEO)

Posted by
Gina Carbone on Jul 23rd 2014, 3:00AM

Jul 23rd 2014, 3:00AM

Best of Late Night TV: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Cast Takes Over Kimmel, Kate Hudson Plays Box of Lies (VIDEO)

Posted by
Katie Roberts on Jul 22nd 2014, 4:19AM

Jul 22nd 2014, 4:19AM

Zach Braff on 'Wish I Was Here' and Putting His Heart and Soul Into the Movie (VIDEO)

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Jul 16th 2014, 12:00PM

Jul 16th 2014, 12:00PM

James Franco, Kate Hudson, and Bad Money Star in the 'Good People' Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted by
Kelly Woo on May 10th 2014, 11:00AM

May 10th 2014, 11:00AM

Brace Yourself for the 'Wish I Was Here' Trailer (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Apr 9th 2014, 12:30PM

Apr 9th 2014, 12:30PM

Roles We Want to See Kate Hudson Play

Posted by
Annette Bourdeau on May 5th 2011, 12:30PM

May 5th 2011, 12:30PM

Kate Hudson to Take Break From Acting After New Baby Is Born

Posted by
John Mitchell on Apr 28th 2011, 11:00AM

Apr 28th 2011, 11:00AM

James Franco to Join Competing Linda Lovelace Biopic Starring Kate Hudson?

Posted by
Alison Nastasi on Jan 25th 2011, 7:00AM

Jan 25th 2011, 7:00AM

Kate Hudson Reportedly Pregnant

Posted by
PopEater Editors on Jan 12th 2011, 5:52AM

Jan 12th 2011, 5:52AM

Jake Gyllenhaal and Anne Hathaway's Onscreen Reunion -- Plus 9 Other Romantic Rendezvous

Posted by
Rose Martelli on Nov 24th 2010, 9:00AM

Nov 24th 2010, 9:00AM

Is The Rom-Com Dead?

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Aug 9th 2010, 8:36AM

Aug 9th 2010, 8:36AM

Has Movie Violence Gone Too Far? The Controversy Over 'The Killer Inside Me'

Posted by
Gary Susman on Jun 17th 2010, 12:00PM

Jun 17th 2010, 12:00PM

Tribeca Review: The Killer Inside Me

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Apr 28th 2010, 5:31PM

Apr 28th 2010, 5:31PM

Tribeca Film Festival 2010 Preview: 20 Movies to Watch For

Posted by
Jason Guerrasio on Apr 21st 2010, 2:00PM

Apr 21st 2010, 2:00PM

Scenes (Songs) We Love: "Love Thing" from 'Almost Famous'

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Mar 28th 2010, 12:03PM

Mar 28th 2010, 12:03PM

Movie Casting: Kate Hudson Joins 'Something Borrowed'

Posted by
Andrew Scott on Mar 26th 2010, 8:00AM

Mar 26th 2010, 8:00AM

Whoopi Goldberg, Kathy Bates are 'Earthbound' With Kate Hudson

Posted by
Marina Zogbi on Feb 4th 2010, 5:00AM

Feb 4th 2010, 5:00AM

IFC Picks Up Controversial Sundance Film 'The Killer Inside Me'

Posted by
Brad McHargue on Feb 1st 2010, 6:55AM

Feb 1st 2010, 6:55AM

And the Oscar Buzz Goes to ... 'Nine'

Posted by
Jane Boursaw on Jan 20th 2010, 1:40PM

Jan 20th 2010, 1:40PM

The Top 10+ Sundance Movies to Watch

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Jenni Miller on Jan 18th 2010, 5:02PM

Jan 18th 2010, 5:02PM

2010 Golden Globes: It's Raining Statuettes

Posted by
Pamela Chelin on Jan 17th 2010, 8:15PM

Jan 17th 2010, 8:15PM

The Golden Globes Love 'Nine.' Me? Not So Much

Posted by
Pamela Chelin on Jan 13th 2010, 6:58AM

Jan 13th 2010, 6:58AM

Lucy Punch Watches Kate Hudson Find Cancer and Love

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on Jan 4th 2010, 2:02PM

Jan 4th 2010, 2:02PM

Cinematical Presents: The 25 Lamest of 2009

Posted by
Erik Davis on Dec 30th 2009, 4:32PM

Dec 30th 2009, 4:32PM

Review: 'Nine' Runs Out of Lives

Posted by
Chris Jancelewicz on Dec 23rd 2009, 10:42AM

Dec 23rd 2009, 10:42AM

Moviefone Minute: December 21

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Dec 21st 2009, 7:44AM

Dec 21st 2009, 7:44AM

'Nine' Premiere: Dame Judi on James Bond and Tobey Maguire on Globe Nom (VIDEO)

Posted by
Jenny Hollowell on Dec 17th 2009, 1:00PM

Dec 17th 2009, 1:00PM

Moviefone Minute: December 15

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Dec 15th 2009, 6:00AM

Dec 15th 2009, 6:00AM

New Remakes: 'Romancing the Stone' and 'Overboard'

Posted by
Christopher Campbell on Dec 8th 2009, 8:02AM

Dec 8th 2009, 8:02AM

Oscars 2010: The Race So Far - Best Supporting Actress

Posted by
Gary Susman on Dec 5th 2009, 5:00AM

Dec 5th 2009, 5:00AM

Penélope Cruz and Kate Hudson Sparkle at the Nine World Premiere

Posted by
Pete Stanton on Dec 4th 2009, 2:19AM

Dec 4th 2009, 2:19AM

Sexy New Nine Poster set to Cause Road Accidents... Probably

Posted by
Moviefone Staff on Nov 25th 2009, 4:05AM

Nov 25th 2009, 4:05AM

Exclusive 'Nine' Poster Premiere!

Posted by
Erik Davis on Nov 23rd 2009, 10:02AM

Nov 23rd 2009, 10:02AM

'Nine' Buzz: Kate Hudson Music Video, Early Review

Posted by
Jessica Barnes on Nov 17th 2009, 9:45AM

Nov 17th 2009, 9:45AM

Kate Hudson Shows Off Her Singing Skills in New 'Nine' Trailer

Posted by
Gary Susman on Nov 17th 2009, 9:15AM

Nov 17th 2009, 9:15AM

10 Bromances Re-Imagined With Cameron Diaz and Kate Hudson

Posted by
Marina Zogbi on Nov 12th 2009, 12:00PM

Nov 12th 2009, 12:00PM

Douglas, Damon to Play Lovers in 'Liberace,' Henry Gibson Dies: Movie News for 9/17

Posted by
Thomas DiChiara on Sep 17th 2009, 8:00AM

Sep 17th 2009, 8:00AM

Cinematical Seven: Most Contrived Rom-Com Scenarios

Posted by
William Goss on Jun 18th 2009, 6:02PM

Jun 18th 2009, 6:02PM


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