Bill Hudson was born in Portland, Oregon on October 17, 1949 and with his two brothers—Mark and Brett— formed the musical group The Hudson Brothers. In addition to performing and recording, The Hudson Brothers starred in two TV shows and the cult movie Hysterical .

In his personal life, Bill was with actress Goldie Hawn for 5 1/2 years, and they have two children—Oliver and Kate. He was married to actress Cindy Williams for 18 years and they also have two children—Emily and Zachary. He was in his last relationship for 10 years and they share a 5-year-old daughter named Lalania.

Bill is co-founder of Taylor-Made Productions which has co-produced TV shows and films like Father of the Bride . He has also appeared on many TV series such as Just Like Family and Doogie Howser, MD .

Currently, Bill is enjoying life with his blended family, continuing to compose and produce music, and promoting his new book Two Versions . In addition, he speaks about parental alienation and its devastating consequences.