Gallery: 86th Academy Awards red carpet

Jennifer Lawrence

The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood played host to the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday, March 2, bringing together a star-studded group of stars, filmmakers, and special guests to honour the best of film from the last year.

The night ended with Gravity taking home seven Oscars, including Best Director for Alfonso Cuarón, while 12 Years a Slave earned three Oscars, including Best Picture.

Nominees and stars who walked the red carpet before the big show included Jennifer Lawrence, Sidney Poitier, Cate Blanchett, Lady Gaga, Benedict Cumberbatch, Anna Kendrick, Anne Hathaway, and many more. Browse some of the highlights from the red carpet in the gallery below and then have you say about your favourites at the bottom of the page.

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