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Came through dripping: The glitz and glam at Oscar Awards

It was the 94th Academy Awards.

In Summary

• It was the 94th Academy Awards.

• Lupita Nyong'o stood out in a gold sequin Prada dress and hair that was partly by African figures in classical Greek art.

Lupita Nyongo in a gold sequin Prada dress.
Lupita Nyongo in a gold sequin Prada dress.
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Fashion statements were made during the Oscars, 94th Academy Awards.

"CODA" was the big winner of the night, taking home the Academy Award for best picture, while Jessica Chastain and Will Smith won best actress and actor in a leading role.

Jessica Chastain wearing Gucci.
Jessica Chastain wearing Gucci.
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Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith.
Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith.
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Lupita Nyong'o stood out in a gold sequin Prada dress and hair that was partly by African figures in classical Greek art.

Venus Williams. Their film, 'King Richard' is up for six Oscar nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Supporting Actress
Venus Williams. Their film, 'King Richard' is up for six Oscar nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor, and Best Supporting Actress
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Serrena Williams.
Serrena Williams.
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Tracee Ellis Ross.
Tracee Ellis Ross.
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The cast of Encanto.
The cast of Encanto.
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Denzel Washington and Pauletta Washington
Denzel Washington and Pauletta Washington
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Denzel has been nominated for The Tragedy of Macbeth film which is a 2021 American historical thriller film.

Jason Momoa wears a handkerchief in the colors of the Ukrainian flag
Jason Momoa wears a handkerchief in the colors of the Ukrainian flag
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The famous Game of Thrones actor kept a blue-and-yellow handkerchief, the colours of the Ukrainian flag, in his pocket. 

Daniel Kaluuya
Daniel Kaluuya
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Ricky Thompson
Ricky Thompson
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Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban
Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban
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Nicole Kidman's husband flew to see her on the red carpet. Kidman is nominated for Best Actress for her role in Being the Ricardos.

She is competing against Jessica Chastain, Olivia Colman, Penélope Cruz, and Kristen Stewart to take home the prize.