The contenders for the 2018 Academy Awards arrived Sunday night for Hollywood’s biggest night. The celebrities certainly weren’t shy about showing off glitz and glamour, as they also talked about diversity in nominees and the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements. The 90th Academy Awards air March 4th on ABC with Jimmy Kimmel as host.
Black Panther MVP Danai Gurira – who also has millions of fans due to her role on The Walking Dead – turned heads with her subversive ensemble.
Celebrated actress Meryl Streep, who is nominated this year for her role in The Post, on the red carpet.
The Shape of Water co-stars, Octavia Spencer and Sally Hawkins, shared a moment together on the red carpet.
Baby Driver star Ansel Elgort showing his moves on the 90th Annual Academy Awards red carpet.
Mary J. Blige is nominated for both Best Supporting Actress for her role as Florence Jackson in Dee Rees’ acclaimed Netflix drama Mudbound as well as in the best song category. She performs her Oscar-nominated song, “Mighty River,” at the 90th Academy Awards in Los Angeles.
Jennifer Lawrence, the star of Mother!, glittered on the 90th annual Academy Awards red carpet.
Greta Gerwig, screenwriter and director of Lady Bird, on the red carpet for her debut film.
Call Me By Your Name screenwriter James Ivory wore a shirt with a drawing of Timothée Chalamet, the young star of the film, to the 90th Annual Academy Awards.
Nominated in the Best Supporting Actress category for her role in I, Tonya, the statuesque Allison Janney dominated the red carpet.
Jordan Peele arrived at the Academy Awards with his wife, comedian Chelsea Peretti. The director of Get Out also wore a golden deer antler pin (featuring blood spatters) on his left lapel, a nod to the deer symbolism shown throughout his film.
The star of Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman impressed fans on the red carpet, with many of them shouting out for the “King of Wakanda.”
Songwriter Diane Warren, who is nominated along with Common for their song “Stand Up for Something” from the movie Marshall, along with legendary star Helen Mirren at the 90th Annual Academy Awards.
Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish showed up the 90th Academy Awards dressed in a gown that paid tribute to her late father’s Eritrean heritage. As she explained on the red carpet, he said, “‘One day, you’re going to end up at the Oscars and when you go, you have to honor your people.’ So I’m wearing an Eritrean, authentic princess dress. And I’m proud of it.”
Andy Serkis and his wife on the red carpet of the 90th Annual Academy Awards.
Sam Rockwell, who’s nominated for his role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri, and his wife, actress Leslie Bibb. Rockwell won in the Supporting Actor category.
Nominated in the Best Actor category for his role in Get Out, Daniel Kaluuya stood out in his bold bronze velvet blazer.
Singer Zendaya stars in The Greatest Showman, which is nominated for best original song, and she’s presenting at the Oscars.