07/01/2018 15:58 GMT | Updated 08/01/2018 05:09 GMT

Golden Globes Red Carpet Pictures 2018: All The Photos Of The Stars On Their Way To This Year's Ceremony

It's official: awards season has kicked off for another year.

It’s the beginning of a brand new year in Hollywood, with 2018 kicking off as ever with awards season.

The first star-studded event on the agenda is the Golden Globes, honouring achievement in both the world of film and television, meaning that this awards show will be even more packed with stars than the usual.

Some of our favourite TV series and films from the past year are up for nominations in the Globes’ 75th year, from ‘Stranger Things’, ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ and the recent ‘Will And Grace’ reboot to ‘Call Me By Your Name’, ‘Lady Bird’ and ‘Get Out’, meaning the A-listers truly were out in force.

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This year’s red carpet also sparked headlines for reasons far beyond the usual glitz and glamour, with a silent protest in response to the ongoing sexual abuse allegations that have been levelled against a number of key figures within the entertainment industry.

To show solidarity with the Time’s Up movement, which aims to tackle oppression and abuse against women, the guests were all seen sporting variations of black outfits, while many of the high-profile actresses in attendance bringing important activists with them to the event.

From star encounters to the statements on the red carpet, here are all the snaps you need to see from the 2018 Golden Globes...

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