It’s the biggest event in Hollywood, and while dark clouds may have threatened to pour, in the end it was only raining stars at the Dolby Theatre for the 2014 Oscars today. Thanks to host Ellen DeGeneres, the ceremony ended up being one of the more entertaining we can remember in recent years, and by the end of the show 12 Years a Slave, Matthew McConaughey and Cate Blanchett completed their successful awards season runs with the biggest wins of them all.
But before the show kicked off, it was all about the glamour on the red carpet. TV fashion correspondents got it started, and before long the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Lupita Nyong’o, Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and more were out in force to celebrate Hollywood’s night of nights. An A-list roster of presenters meant guests also included Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Bell, Anna Kendrick, Emma Watson and more.
Keep reading to see all the red carpet shots!