Oscars 2012 Pictures In Full: From Worst Dressed To Vanity Fair Party

First Posted: 27/02/2012 09:02 Updated: 27/02/2012 09:53

Thousands and thousands of pictures were taken at the Oscars as the likes of George Clooney, Meryl Streep and untold other Hollywood stars tried to get their mugs on our screens.

To save you wading around looking for the best images, we've done it for you!

From worst dressed to the most glam couples, nothing has escaped our trawl of what's out there.

So, here's our monster-sized selection of the pictures which will define the Oscars 2012.

WORST DRESSED
Meryl Streep may have taken home the coveted Best Lead Actress prize at last night's Oscars, but she didn't get it completely right at the 84th Academy Awards.

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BEST DRESSED
Last night's red carpet stunners included The Help duo Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis who, despite being relative newcomers to the red carpet scene, have had lots of practice this season with all the attention their Deep South drama has enjoyed.

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RED CARPET ARRIVALS
The likes of Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, Penelope Cruz and Cameron Diaz all sashayed their way up the red carpet before heading into LA's Kodak Theater on Sunday night to find out who had scooped the prestigious gongs.

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    Jennifer Lopez (Pic: PA)

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    Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

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    Cameron Diaz (Pic: PA)

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    Penelope Cruz (Pic: PA)

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    Kristen Wiig

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    Sandra Bullock (Pic: PA)

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    Angelina Jolie (Pic: PA)

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    Brad Pitt

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    Jonah Hill

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    Emma Stone (Pic: PA)

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    Natalie Portman and Benjamin Millepied (Pic: PA0

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    Gwyneth Paltrow (Pic: PA)

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    Octavia Spencer (Pic: PA)

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    Meryl Streep (Pic: PA)

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    Anna Faris (Pic: PA)

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    Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas (Pic: PA)

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    Tine Fey (Pic: PA)

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    Kelly Osbourne (Pic: PA)

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    Sacha Baron Cohen (Pic: PA)

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    Pharrell Williams (Pic: PA)

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    Maya Rudolph (Pic: PA)

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    Gary Oldman and Alexandra Edenborough (Pic: PA)

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    Glenn Close (Pic: PA)

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    Michelle Williams (Pic: PA)

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    Tony Bennett (Pic: PA)

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    Kenneth Brannagh and Lindsay Brunnock (Pic: PA)

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    Rooney Mara (Pic: PA)

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    Busy Phillips (Pic: PA)

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    Viola Davis (Pic: PA)

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    Judy Greer (Pic: PA)

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    Brett McKenzie (Pic: PA)

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    George Clooney and Stacey Keibler (Pic: PA)

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    George Clooney (Pic: PA)

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    Berenice Bejo (Pic: PA)

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    Jessica Chastain (Pic: PA)

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    Wendi Murdoch (Pic: PA)

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    Melissa McCarthy (Pic: PA)

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    Jane Seymour (Pic: PA)

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    Morgan Spurlock (Pic: PA)

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    Rose Bryne (Pic:PA)

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    Milla Jovovich (Pic: PA)

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    Sarah Hyland (Pic: PA)

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    Jennifer Lopez

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    Anne-Sophie Bion (Pic: PA)

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    Nina Garcia (Pic: PA)

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    The winners enevlopes arrive (Pic: PA)

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MOST GLAM COUPLES
The red carpet was awash with happy couples, with George Clooney stepping out with current squeeze Stacey Keilber, but it was Brad and Ange who stole the show as she flashed some serious leg to the cameras. Wonder what Brad saw in her eh?

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    Posh and Becks (Pic: PA)

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    Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie

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    George Clooney and Stacy Kiebler

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    Judd Apatow and Leslie Mann

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    Melanie Griffith and Antonio Banderas

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    Demian Bichir and wife Stefanie Sherk

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    Viola Davis and Julius Tennon (Pic: PA)

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    Benjamin Millepied and Natalie Portman (Pic: PA)

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    Amy Adams (Pic: PA)

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    Jane Fonda and Howard Stringer (Pic: PA)

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    Matthew Morrison (Pic: PA)

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    Elton John and David Furnish (Pic: PA)

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    Steven Tyler and Erin Brady (Pic: PA)

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    Kourtney Kardashian and Kim Kardashian (Pic: PA)

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    Lindsay Brunnock and Kenneth Branagh (Pic: PA)

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    Colin Firth and wife Livia Giuggioli Firth (Pic: PA)

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    Jonah Hill (Pic: PA)

  • 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter - Arrivals

    Oscars 2012: Arm Candy: Actor Jason Statham and model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

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    Oscars 2012: Arm Candy: Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise (Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

  • Oscars 2012: Arm Candy: Kate Beckinsale and director Len Wiseman


THE WINNERS
Collecting the evening's final and biggest award, French director Michel Hazanavicius said he wished to thank three people - "Billy Wilder, Billy Wilder, Billy Wilder".

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RYAN SEACREST PRANKED
'The Dictator' has caused chaos on the Oscars red carpet, following a triumphant face-off with the Academy over his attendance in full military garb.

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THE AFTER PARTIES
VANITY FAIR

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ELTON JOHN

20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party - Inside
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 26: David Furnish, son Zachary and Sir Elton John attend the 20th Annual Elton John AIDS Foundation Academy Awards Viewing Party at The City of West Hollywood Park on February 26, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for EJAF)


GOVERNORS BALL

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Octavia Spencer (L), winner for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for 'The Help,' and Meryl Streep (R), winner of Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role for 'The Iron Lady', at the Governor's Ball after the 84th Annual Academy Awards on February 26, 2012 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO/ Valerie Macon (Photo credit should read VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images)

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