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Hollywood's leading ladies were working off the same page as they picked their all-important Oscar gowns. This year's key trend was the off-the-shoulder gown, which proved an elegant choice for a host of style-conscious celebrities. Two-time best actress winner [Hilary Swank] worked the asymmetric look in black Atelier Versace, while Bond girl [Rosamund Pike] opted for a Roland Mouret design in pale primrose.
For [Nicole Kidman], Jessica Alba and Academy Award nominee [Cate Blanchett], there was only one accessory to be seen with at this year's Oscars ceremony - a baby bump.
It was a busy weekend for Tinseltown's big names as a host of glitzy awards ceremonies meant that just about everyone who is anyone had a gala date in their diary. With three prize-giving events being staged at different venues around Los Angeles, the city's A-list residents were spoiled for choice.
[Britney Spears] was greeted by a deafening roar of applause when she took to the stage at this year's Teen Choice Awards on Sunday. And the heavily pregnant chanteuse, who is expecting her second child shortly, wanted to make sure her leading man got just as enthusiastic a reception.
America's Independence Day weekend gave Jessica Alba the opportunity to catch some rays on Malibu beach with boyfriend Cash Warren. The Latin beauty and her hunky producer beau have been keeping each other company since getting together in 2004. <br /><br />
A roll call of Hollywood's biggest stars thumbed their nose at the pomp and ceremony that goes hand-in-hand with most award galas when they turned out for some boisterous fun at the MTV movie awards. <I>Fantastic Four</I> bombshell [Jessica Alba], who took on the hosting duties, did her best to keep proceedings on track as a series of Tinseltown's favourite performers took to the stage to collect their unusually titled trophies.
All eyes were on stunning 'Housewife' [Eva Longoria] at the ALMA awards as actress proved variety is the spice of life by donning a selection of glamorous gowns to host the event.
Waiters at the Republic Restaurant in Los Angeles might have been forgiven for feeling a little flustered on Wednesday after finding themselves deluged with A-list beauties. Chart-topper [Avril Lavigne] met up with <I>Sin City</I> siren [Jessica Alba] and all round glamour girl [Paris Hilton] when the venue played host to this year's Hot Hollywood awards.
On a night when Hollywood's most gorgeous ladies pull out all the stops it's hard to stand out from the crowd. But as far as our readers are concerned [Nicole Kidman] scored a hit in her show-stopping strapless Balenciaga column at this year's Academy Awards. <br /><br />
Movie bombshells [Salma Hayek], Eva Mendes and Jessica Alba are all well-accustomed to stealing the show wherever they happen to be. It might be more appropriate to say they kidnapped the limelight when they turned out for the premiere of an independent Venezuelan movie in Los Angeles, though.