All eyes were on Hilary Swank, Natalie Portman and Sharon Stone as the awards season officially got underway in LA on Sunday.
The actresses wowed as they turned out for the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Governors Awards.
Two-time Oscar winner Hilary wore a Marchesa strapless hand-painted black and midnight tulle cocktail dress paired with black Christian Louboutin booties.
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Natalie meanwhile, chose a sleek fuchsia Lanvin dress and matching wedge heels.
And Sharon matched the season with an autumnal look.
The ceremony celebrated three honorary Oscar winners as well as awarding a lifetime achievement award to director Francis Ford Coppola.