Oscars Red Carpet: Photos Of The Fashion The stars are arriving at the Academy Awards. Here's a photo recap of some of the most memorable looks at the 91st Oscars.
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Oscars 2019: The Red Carpet

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The Oscars red carpet arrivals are often more surprising than the Academy Awards ceremony itself. While we can sometimes predict which of our favorite movie stars are taking home golden statuettes, good luck predicting what Lady Gaga will wear this year.

One thing's for sure: The red carpet fashions promise to be just as bold, glittery, glamorous — and even political — as they always are. Here's a photo recap of some of the most memorable looks at the 91st Academy Awards.

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Regina King

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(Left to right) Michael B. Jordan, Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira and Winston Duke Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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(Left to right) Michael B. Jordan, Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira and Winston Duke

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Lady Gaga

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Mahershala Ali, left, and Amatus Sami-Karim, right

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Amandla Stenberg

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Nora Lum, known by the stage name Awkwafina Mario Anzuoni/Reuters hide caption

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Nora Lum, known by the stage name Awkwafina

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Glenn Close

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Stephan James Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Stephan James

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Adam Driver Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Adam Driver

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Keegan-Michael Key Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images hide caption

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Keegan-Michael Key

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Angela Bassett

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Brie Larson, left, and Samuel L. Jackson, right Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Brie Larson, left, and Samuel L. Jackson, right

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SZA

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Amy Adams Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Amy Adams

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Sam Elliott Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Sam Elliott

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Rachel Weisz Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Rachel Weisz

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Hannah Beachler

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Allison Janney, left, and Emma Stone, right Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Allison Janney, left, and Emma Stone, right

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KiKi Layne Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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KiKi Layne

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James McAvoy

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Tina Fey, left, Maya Rudolph, center, and Amy Poehler, right Mario Anzuoni/Reuters hide caption

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Tina Fey, left, Maya Rudolph, center, and Amy Poehler, right

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Chadwick Boseman Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Chadwick Boseman

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NPR's Nina Totenberg appears on the Oscars red carpet and in the documentary about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, RBG. Mandalit del Barco/NPR hide caption

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Serena Williams Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Serena Williams

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Emma Stone

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Chris Evans Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images hide caption

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Chris Evans

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Sarah Paulson

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Queen Latifah Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Queen Latifah

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Olivia Colman

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Bradley Cooper

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Jennifer Lopez, left, and Alex Rodriguez, right Mario Anzuoni/Reuters hide caption

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Jennifer Lopez, left, and Alex Rodriguez, right

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Rami Malek

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Christian Bale, left, and Sibi Blazic, right Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Christian Bale, left, and Sibi Blazic, right

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Charlize Theron

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Helen Mirren and Sam Rockwell Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Helen Mirren and Sam Rockwell

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Spike Lee

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Jason Momoa, left, and Lisa Bonet, right Neilson Barnard/Getty Images hide caption

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Jason Momoa, left, and Lisa Bonet, right

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Willem Dafoe

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Yalitza Aparicio, left, and Marina de Tavira, right

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Michelle Yeoh

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Ben Falcone, left, and Melissa McCarthy, right Frazer Harrison/Getty Images hide caption

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Ben Falcone, left, and Melissa McCarthy, right

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Elsie Fisher

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Linda Cardellini, left, and Octavia Spencer, right

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Constance Wu

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Olivia Grant, left, and Richard E. Grant, right

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Elaine Welteroth, left, and Maria Menounos, right Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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Elaine Welteroth, left, and Maria Menounos, right

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