29/02/2016 02:30 GMT | Updated 29/02/2016 03:59 GMT

Oscars 2016: Leonardo Dicaprio's Patent Shoes Stole The Show At The Academy Awards

Leonardo Dicaprio may at first glance have appeared to have been playing it safe sartorially on the red carpet at the 2016 Oscars.

Dicaprio, who was nominated for the Best Lead Actor award for his performance in 'The Revenant', opted for a classic tux at the 88th Academy Awards on Sunday 28 February.

But don't be distracted by Dicaprio's bowtie, allow your eyes to travel down and take a moment to admire his oh-so-shiny patent shoes.

oscars leonardo dicaprio

oscars leonardo dicaprio


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With a film career stretching back more than 20 years, Dicaprio's red carpet style evolution is quite something to behold:

Leonardo DiCaprio's Red Carpet Style Evolution

For all the photos from the 2016 Oscars red carpet scroll through the gallery below.

Leonardo DiCaprio's Red Carpet Style Evolution