Kate Hudson continues as face of Ann Taylor

NEW YORK — Actress Kate Hudson will serve as the face of Ann Taylor for the third consecutive season.

"We are thrilled to continue our collaboration with Kate – someone who leads a full life and who captures the spirit of the Ann Taylor woman. She truly represents our continued commitment to celebrating women of substance and style," said Brian Lynch, brand president of the Ann Taylor division of Ann Inc.

"I am really excited to continue as the face of Ann Taylor for another season," said Hudson. "My experience with the Ann Taylor family has been collaborative and fun and that means everything to me. Everybody truly believes in the brand and they are doing amazing things! The fall collection is incredible. I feel like I have been really lucky to be a part of it – it's a really nice, wonderful family that I'm proud to represent."

All items featured in the fall 2012 campaign are available starting in mid-August in Ann Taylor stores nationwide and on www.anntaylor.com.