Kates film, The Reluctant Fundamentalist opens the annual film festival, directed by Monsoon Wedding director, Mira Nair and starring British actor Riz Ahmed as a man who becomes involved in a hostage situation while working on Wall Street.
The cast also includes Keifer Sutherland and Liev Schreiber the latter providing the plus one for Naomi Watts as the pair are romantically linked.
The premiere marks the beginning of the festival which will see a number of films showing over the next eleven days with all the inevitable red carpet events you would come to expect from one of Europes most glamorous film events that takes place in the famously water-logged city.More
Kate Hudson has arrived at the 69th annual Venice International Film Festival in support of her new film, The Reluctant Fundamentalist.
Naomi Watts takes a break from playing Princess Diana for her upcoming 2013 film to attend the 69th annual Venice International Film Festival - in Venice.