The 81st Academy Awards: Dresses



Slumdog Millionaire took eight Oscars at last night's Academy Awards ceremony in Los Angeles (22.02.09), prompting a bizarre celebration by its British director, Danny Boyle.

Such was the pre-gala hype that there was no surprise in his movie's victories, so Boyle provided some shock of his own by jumping up and down after being named Best Director...

Click her for full list of winners

Red Carpet Trends:
- Blue Dresses: Having already been ugely popular on the red carpet of the The 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, it's no surprise to see Freida Pinto, Kate Winslet and Queen Latoifah wearing this must have color.
- Pink Dresses: Alicia Keys and Natalie Portman wore some great fushia dresses while Marisa Tomei was spoted wearing a pale pink gown.
- Sequins and metallics: As seen on Anna Hathaway, Leslie Mann and Miley Cyrus

Alicia Keys attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S.

Alicia Keys attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S.

Alicia Keys attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Amanda Sigfried attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Amy Adams nominated for Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in Doubt attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals.<br />
credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Angelina Jolie nominated for Actress in a Leading Role for her role in Changeling attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Anne Hathaway, nominated for Actress in a Leading Role for her role in Rachel Getting Married attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Armando Flores / ©A.M.P.A.S.
Beyonce attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Frieda Pinto attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Heidi Klum attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Jessica Biel attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Kate Winslet, nominated for Actress in a Leading Role for her role in The Reader attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network.keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Armando Flores / ©A.M.P.A.S.
Lara Spencer attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Leslie Mann attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Marion Cotillard Sophia Loren attend the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Marisa Tomei, nominated for Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in The Wrestler attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Armando Flores / ©A.M.P.A.S. Melissa George attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S.
Meryl Streep nominated for Actress in a Leading Role for her role in Doubt attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Miley Cyrus attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Natalie Portman attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Penelope Cruz nominated for Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in Vicky Cristina Barcelona attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Phoebe Cates attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S.
Queen Latifah attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Bryan Crowe / ©A.M.P.A.S. Sarah Jessica Parker attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Taraji P. Hensen, nominated for Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button attends the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Armando Flores / ©A.M.P.A.S. Viola Davis nominated for Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in Doubt and Julius Tennon attend the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S. Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens attend the 81st Annual Academy Awards® at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, CA Sunday, February 22, 2009 airing live on the ABC Television Network. keywords: 81st Academy Awards, Arrivals. credit: Jon Didier / ©A.M.P.A.S







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