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.

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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

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Singer-songwriter Kacey Musgraves (left) and British actor Gemma Chan both looked stunning in pink

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Helen Mirren

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Helen Mirren showed off hues of pink and red with a swish of her dress

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Spike Lee

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Film director Spike Lee was a vision of purple with striking jewellery

Spike Lee

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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

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Equally impressive, Lee’s gold shoes earned plenty of attention, appearing to be a dedication to an Oscar statuette

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Amatus Sami-Karim and Mahershala Ali

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Actor Mahershala Ali opted for a hat, seen here posing with his wife Amatus Sami-Karim

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Melissa McCarthy

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Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy swooped onto the red carpet in a white cape

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Glenn Close

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Fellow nominee Glenn Close also sported a cape in dazzling gold to match her dress

Lady Gaga

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Lady Gaga blew a kiss to photographers, a pose reminiscent of Marilyn Monroe

Chadwick Boseman

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Actor Chadwick Boseman’s sequined jacket shimmered for the cameras

Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet

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Jason Momoa and Lisa Bonet coordinated their outfits with matching shades of pink and purple

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Hannah Beachler

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Hannah Beachler, nominated for an Oscar for production design in Black Panther, complimented her dress with stunning jewellery

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Adam Lambert

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Singer-songwriter Adam Lambert showed off a strikingly unique ear decoration

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Marie Kondo

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Organising consultant and author Marie Kondo greeted photographers and fans

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