Hugh Hudson was an English film director. He was among a generation of British directors who would begin their career making documentaries and television commercials before going on to have success in films.
He directed the 1981 Academy Award and BAFTA Award Best Picture Chariots of Fire, a film ranked 19th in the British Film Institute’s list of Top 100 British films.
He continued to direct commercials while making films, which included the British Airways face advertisement from 1989 made in collaboration with London-based advertising agency Saatchi & Saatchi.
Hugh Hudson Wife: Who is Maryam d’Abo?
Hugh was married to Maryam d’Abo. Hugh married actress Maryam d’Abo in November 2003.
Maryam d’Abo is a British actress, best known as Bond girl Kara Milovy in the 1987 James Bond film The Living Daylights.
D’Abo made her screen debut in the low-budget science fiction horror film Xtro (1982), playing Analise Mercier, a French au pair, who becomes a human incubator for an alien.