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By Rebecca Silverstein
Every year, Elle magazine celebrates the most spectacular, awe-inspiring women in Hollywood, and this year is no different. Their November issue, on newsstands October 17, spotlights Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson, Hilary Swank, Sofia Coppola, Jodie Foster, Kerry Washington, Diane Keaton, Diane Kruger and Jessica Chastain, but we've got a preview of three of those lovely ladies right here. Keep clicking to get up close and personal with three of Hollywood's hottest leading ladies!