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Oscars 2019 pictures: Red carpet glamour

Nominees and guests showed off their glitzy outfits at the 91st Academy Awards, posing for photographers on the famous red carpet.

Billy Porter Image copyright EPA
Image caption Billy Porter brought a fierce look to the carpet with a tuxedo and black dress combo
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Kacey Musgraves and Gemma Chan Image copyright EPA / Getty Images
Image caption Singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves (left) and British actor Gemma Chan both looked stunning in pink, the colour of the evening
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Helen Mirren Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Dame Helen Mirren showed off hues of pink and red with a swish of her dress
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Spike Lee Image copyright EPA
Image caption Spike Lee, who won his first Oscar for BlacKkKlansman, was a vision of purple with striking jewellery
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Spike Lee Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Lee's chunky necklace was shaped as the symbol that the artist Prince used as his stage name
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Gold shoes on the red carpet Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Equally impressive, Lee's gold shoes earned plenty of attention, appearing to be a dedication to an Oscar statuette
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Olivia Colman Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Best actress winner Olivia Colman looked regal in a deep emerald green dress
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Emma Stone Image copyright AFP
Image caption Fellow The Favourite star Emma Stone, a nominee for best supporting actress, took power dressing to a new level with these shoulder pads
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Rachel Weisz Image copyright AFP
Image caption Her The Favourite co-star and fellow nominee Rachel Weisz wore a red latex dress by Givenchy
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Amatus Sami-Karim and Mahershala Ali Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Oscar winner Mahershala Ali, seen here with wife Amatus Sami-Karim, opted for a beanie hat and glasses
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Melissa McCarthy Image copyright AFP
Image caption Melissa McCarthy, nominated in the best actress category for her part in Can You Ever Forgive Me? swooped onto the red carpet in a white cape
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Glenn Close Image copyright AFP
Image caption Fellow best actress nominee Glenn Close revealed on the red carpet that her outfit weighed 42lb (19kg)
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Amy Adams Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Amy Adams, nominated for her role in Vice, was full of smiles in her art deco style dress
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Lady Gaga Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Lady Gaga blew a kiss to photographers in a pose reminiscent of Marilyn Monroe, but her jewellery harked back to another screen legend of yore, Audrey Hepburn, who was the last person to wear that diamond necklace
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Chadwick Boseman Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Black Panther's Chadwick Boseman wore a sequined jacket that shimmered for the cameras
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Jennifer Lopez Image copyright AFP
Image caption Jennifer Lopez was a mosaic of mirrors in a reflective Tom Ford dress
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Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet coordinated their outfits with matching shades of pink and purple - and the designer scrunchie on his wrist caught people's eyes
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Hannah Beachler Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Hannah Beachler, who won an Oscar for production design for Black Panther, complemented her dress with facial jewellery
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Adam Lambert Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Adam Lambert, who sang with Queen to open the ceremony, opted for a strikingly unique ear decoration
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Marie Kondo Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Organising consultant and author Marie Kondo greeted photographers and fans with a step away from her normal crisp white style
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