On the holiest of holy red carpet nights, fashion mavens the world over watched with bated breath the parade of exquisite Oscar gowns. The 83rd Annual Academy Awards did not disappoint. But in truth, all eyes were waiting for just a glimpse of Maria Menounos
' Oscar dress. The actress wore a vampy one-shoulder mermaid gown in trendy black velvet by Johanna Johnson. TV personality Maria Menounos arrives at the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
Maria Menounos, 32, is a Greek-American actress, journalist, and television presenter best known for her work as a correspondent for Today
and Access Hollywood
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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