Kate Hudson joins the Nine cast

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Hudson will be joining a cast already stocked with Hollywood heavyweights. Daniel Day-Lewis (There Will Be Blood) will play the male lead, Guido Contini, a renowned director who strains to juggle the many ladies of his life amid filming his latest project. Academy Award winners Judi Dench, Nicole Kidman, Marion Cotillard, Sophia Loren and Penélope Cruz have already signed on to play said ladies.