Oliver Hudson began his career in entertainment as a production assistant when he worked on the feature films "Father's Day" and "Conspiracy Theory." He then enrolled in classes at the University of Southern California where he wrote and directed a short film before turning to acting.
His television credits include a recurring role in the series "Dawson's Creek," as well as series regular roles in "The Mountain" and "My Guide to Becoming a Rock Star." He also appeared in the mini-series, "10.5: Apocalypse" and in the television movie, "Carolina Moon."
His feature film credits include "The Out-of-Towners," "Kill The Man," "Smokers," "Mary Jane's Last Dance," "Going Greek," "The Breed" and "Black Christmas."
Hudson is the son of actress Goldie Hawn and musician Bill Hudson. He was born in Los Angeles on Sept. 7, and currently lives there with his wife, Erinn, and their two sons. He likes to write, play cards (especially poker), and enjoys boating, surfing, fishing, ice hockey, golf and basketball.