While film buffs the world over await the drumroll just before the announcement of Best Picture, our eyes were glued to the red carpet at the 83rd Academy Awards red carpet for the first glimse of Oscar hostess Anne Hathaway
. The starlet wore a striking scarlet gown from the Valentino archive, finishing her look with an easy center-parted updo with loose curly tendrils.Actress Anne Hathaway arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
Anne Hathaway officially joined the big leagues with her appearance alongside Jake Gyllenhaal in Brokeback Mountain. In 2008, Anne earned an Oscar nomination for her supporting role in Rachel Getting Married. In 2010, she and Gyllenhaal reunited for Love and Other Drugs.
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards were held February 27, 2011 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. James Franco and Anne Hathaway hosted the festivities, which honored the best films of 2010. Hathaway, who employed her stylist gal pal Rachel Zoe to dress her for the event, looked fabulous as always. And as well she should: Zoe's fee was reportedly astronomical!Click the image to see more Oscar fashion and beauty:Plus, don't miss:
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