The best was left for the last... Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie arrive at the Red Carpet!
Angelina Jolie's mettalic Elie Saab steals the show.
Kate Hudson stuns in metallic caped Atelier Versace. Her side swept hair is perfect compliment to her plunging gown.
Here's something you might want to take time to look. Spoilt for choice - pick the best dressed man.
Penelope Cruz wears Giambattista Valli haute couture gown to the 86th Academy Awards.
Best Actress nominee for 'Gravity' Sandra Bullock weariing Alexander McQueen beaming in her blue dress
Best Supporting nominee Julia Roberts is wearing Givenchy, hot or not?
Jennifer Lawrence in a red hot Dior haute couture gown with peplums.
She has made her mark and is bringing back the backwards necklace style, also love the the clean swept highlighted hair.
Cate Blanchett nominated for the Best Actress category for her role in Blue Jasmine is looking stunning in Armani.
Lupita says her dress is inspired by champagne bubbles!
Lupita Nyong'o lives up to her reputation as the latest darling of the red carpet in a icy blue Prada number.
Amy Adams looking classy in Gucci.
Viola Davis looking stunning in Escada at the Oscars red carpet.
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If 'The Red Carpet' is set ablaze tonight, all sinners will be forgiven - after all it's the 86th Academy Awards night.
The sun is out, the stars are ready.
The red carpet, presents "a great and free opportunity" for a designer and actor to reach an audience that expands beyond the fashion set.
The Oscar's red carpet is the ultimate runway with perhaps the highest number of cameras trained on each celebrity, plus millions of viewers critiquing every outfit.
Here designers and their muses are discovered and celebrated, new style trends take form and a star is crowned the ultimate fashion queen.
With all due respect to Dior darling Jennifer Lawrence her competition Lupita Nyong'o has emerged as the de facto red carpet winner this awards season.
Not only does Lupita Nyong'o do no wrong on the red carpet she has aced ALL her red carpet looks this award season.
The usual fashion extravaganza on the red carpet is expected as Tinseltown's finest parade along Hollywood Boulevard and into the Dolby Theatre.
As stars gather for the most fiercely contested Oscars show in decades, organizers will be happy as the sun shines upon them.