18/01/2012 06:10 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Hot Or Not: Jessica Chastain's Lacy Coriolanus Look

Jessica Chastain went with the current lacy trend when picking her dress for the Coriolanus premiere in New York on Tuesday night.

Hot or not: Jessica Chastain's lacy Coriolanus look Photo: Wenn

The actress, who plays Coriolanus' wife Virgilia in Ralph Fiennes' adaptation of Shakespeare's play, went for a black and grey look which married the red carpet lace trend with the trend for wearing a gauzy longer skirt over a shorter one.

We're not sure it does the actress any favours height-wise, though. She looks a good deal shorter than usual because of how it cuts off at the ankle. Add in the minimal make up and the straight-on pose and we're definitely losing the 'wow' factor somewhere along the line.

The shoes are a different story altogether - lacy peeptoe heels? We love.

What do you make of Jessica's premiere look?

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