Venice opens with 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist': Schreiber, Hudson, Mann hit Venice red carpet - chicagotribune.comhttp://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/sns-201208291706reedbusivarietynvr1118058431-20120829,0,6978467.story
Above: 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' star Kate Hudson attends the opening ceremony during the 69th Venice Film Festival at the Palazzo del Cinema in Italy . VENICE - The 69th Venice Film Festival kicked off Wednesday with a mix of politics, spectacle, and stars for its opening ceremony, followed by the bow of Mira Nair 's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist." A glowing Nair strutted down the Lido's balmy red carpet with pic's protag Riz Ahmed and co-stars Liev Schreiber , and Kate Hudson tubthumping the hot-button 9/11 themed thriller, unspooling out-of-competition, which got the 11-day fest off to a heated start. Jury prexy Michael Mann and a slew of top talent, including fellow jurors Samantha Morton , Laetitia Casta , italo helmer Matteo Garrone, and performance artist Marina Abramovic, also posed for the paparazzi before filing into the Palazzo Del Cinema for a somewhat somber kick-off. Also spotted: Franco-Tunisian entertainment entrepreneur Tarak Ben Ammar...
VENICE - The 69th Venice Film Festival kicked off Wednesday with a mix of politics, spectacle, and stars for its opening ceremony, followed by the bow of Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist.". Film News from the entertainment source: Variety. Venice opens with 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'.