Oliver Hudson, full name Oliver Rutledge Hudson was born on 7th September 1976. Hudson is a well-known American actor! Oliver is famous for acting in Rules of Engagement, comedy series by CBS, ABC’s musical drama Nashville and in Fox’s Scream Queens.

Personal Life:

Hudson was born to a musician, Bill Hudson & Goldie Hawn and he was brought up in Jewish faith. He has a younger sister, Kate Hudson, an actress by profession. Kate has given nickname to Hudson i.e. “Hammerhead". Sadly, his parents got divorced in the year 1980; his sister and Hudson were raised by their mother and Kurt Russell, her partner, who was an actor by profession. He has a half sibling named Wyatt from his mother and Kurt Russell’s relationship and 3 half siblings from his father’s relationships naming Wilder Brooks, Bodhi Hawn and Rio Laura.

Hudson’s keen interest was to be seen since childhood, he relished making short movies with his friends. He also went for studying in the University of Colorado. He started his acting career in movies The Out of Towners and The Smokers. He also designed a Cosmic Entertainment along with sister, Kate.

Oliver Hudson was entitled as one of the 50 Most Beautiful People in 2002 by People Magazine. Hudson got married on 9th June 2006 to Erinn Bartlett, in Mexico. His wedding ceremony was carried out by Buddhist monk. This couple is blessed with two sons; Wilder Brooks born in 2007 and Bodhi Hawnborn in 2010 and one daughter, Rio Lauraborn, in 2013. Hudson doesn’t have good relations with his biological father Bill Hudson which was seen in his one of the posts on Twitter which had picture of them with caption Happy Abandonment day, he and his sister Kate considers Russell as his father and respect him.


Hudson is well known for his roles in Rules of Engagement ,The Breed and Grown Ups 2. In 1999, he appeared opposite to Goldie Hawn his mother in comedy movie The Out-of-Towners. Lead role was given to My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star. He also worked in a role with Katie Holmes from 2002-2003. He worked for 13 episodes of The Mountain: WB series from 2004-05. In the year 2006, Hudson did horror films naming Black Christmas and The Breed. He worked in Scream Queens, a horror comedy.

Hudson was starred as the role of Adam Rhodes consecutive years in CBS for 6 consecutive years. Working for second season of Nashville by ABS, a drama series was awarded with promotion to regular series, in 2013. He acted in a horror comedy anthology ‘Scream Queens’.

Hudson has acted in a lot of movies like Grown Ups 2, Rocket's Red Glare, New Best Friend, Kill the Man, Going Greek, The Breed, Strange Wilderness, The Out-of-Towners and As Virgins Fall. He has also served the television industry too, with serials My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star, The Mountain, The Weekend, Carolina Moon, 10.5: Apocalypse and Journey Back to Christmas.

Last Modified: Apr 5, 2020

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