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 he turned 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 and currently lives there with his wife Erinn and their son. He likes to write, play cards, especially poker, and enjoys boating, surfing, fishing, ice hockey and basketball.