69th Venice Film Festival – Kate Hudson’s arrival
The first movie star to gain the Lido is Kate Hudson. The American actress is one of the protagonists of The Reluctant Fundamentalist, a film by the Indian director Mira Naira, Golden Lion in 2001 with the film Monsoon Wedding, that opened the 69th edition of the Venice Film Festival. The other stars of the film at the Festival with Kate Hudson and the director Mira Nair are Riz Ahmed and Liev Schreiber.
Based on the novel by Mohsin Hamid, The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a political thriller telling the story of a young Pakistani working on Wall Street whose life is turned upside down following the attacks of September 11, 2001.