The red carpet at the Oscars is akin to the halftime show at the Super Bowl. It's not the main event, yet (not so) curiously, half the viewership drops off afterwards.
If everyone decided to wear a burlap sack to the Oscars, we’d still discuss it because celebrity style, whether you like it or not, is half the reason many of us tune in.
Of course we appreciate artistry, cinematography, costume design and all the little cogs that work to make an Oscar-worthy film but it’s extremely unlikely the “so who are you wearing tonight?” question will ever cease to be asked.
With the Academy Awards just around the corner, we can't help but get a little excited about the mind-blowing gowns we're almost guaranteed to see. In particular, we're curious about what the five best actress nominees will be wearing -- because goodness knows all eyes will be on them.
Each of these spectacular actresses have their own defining signature style and rarely do they disappoint. Here’s a quick look at their redRead More »from Style profile: Oscars best actress nominees