The Worst Dressed Stars in Oscars History

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One of the most anticipated red carpets of the year, the Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, will return on Sunday in Los Angeles, celebrating outstanding achievement in cinema.

While the Oscars red carpet has historically been a venue for couture, with many highs over the decades, the annual ceremony also had its share of low fashion moments, including Demi Moore in biker shorts in 1989 and Geena Davis in a high-low corset minidress in 1992.

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While we wait for this year’s red carpet winners and losers, a look back at the worst in history in the gallery below.

Oscars Awards Worst Dressed Stars of All Time:
Oscars Awards Worst Dressed Stars of All Time:

See the complete list of nominations for the 2024 Oscars below:

Best picture

Best actor

  • Bradley Cooper, “Maestro”

  • Colman Domingo, “Rustin”

  • Paul Giamatti, “The Holdovers”

  • Cillian Murphy, “Oppenheimer”

  • Jeffrey Wright, “American Fiction”

Oscars Awards Worst Dressed Stars of All Time on the Red Carpet, Photos

Kate Hudson, 2001.
Kate Hudson, 2001.
Dakota Johnson, 2017.
Dakota Johnson, 2017.
Demi Moore, 1989.
Demi Moore, 1989.

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Best actress

  • Annette Bening, “Nyad”

  • Lily Gladstone, “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • Sandra Hüller, “Anatomy of a Fall”

  • Carey Mulligan, “Maestro”

  • Emma Stone, “Poor Things”

Best supporting actor

  • Sterling K. Brown, “American Fiction”

  • Robert De Niro, “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • Robert Downey Jr., “Oppenheimer”

  • Ryan Gosling, “Barbie”

  • Mark Ruffalo, “Poor Things”

Best supporting actress

  • Emily Blunt, “Oppenheimer”

  • Danielle Brooks, “The Color Purple”

  • America Ferrera, “Barbie”

  • Jodie Foster, “Nyad”

  • Da’Vine Joy Randolph, “The Holdovers”

Best director

  • Jonathan Glazer, “The Zone of Interest”

  • Yorgos Lanthimos, “Poor Things”

  • Christopher Nolan, “Oppenheimer”

  • Martin Scorsese, “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • Justine Triet, “Anatomy of a Fall”

International feature film

  • “Io Capitano,” Italy

  • “Perfect Days,” Japan

  • “Society of the Snow,” Spain

  • “The Teachers’ Lounge,” Germany

  • “The Zone of Interest,” United Kingdom

Animated feature film

  • “The Boy and the Heron”

  • “Elemental”

  • “Nimona”

  • “Robot Dreams”

  • “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse”

Adapted screenplay

  • “American Fiction”

  • “Barbie”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

  • “The Zone of Interest”

Original screenplay

  • “Anatomy of a Fall”

  • “The Holdovers”

  • “Maestro”

  • “May December”

  • “Past Lives”

Visual effects

  • “The Creator”

  • “Godzilla Minus One”

  • “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3”

  • “Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One”

  • “Napoleon”

Original score

  • “American Fiction”

  • “Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny”

  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

Original song

  • “It Never Went Away” from “American Symphony”

  • “I’m Just Ken” from “Barbie”

  • “What Was I Made For?” from “Barbie”

  • “The Fire Inside” from “Flamin’ Hot”

  • “Wahzhazhe (A Song For My People)” from “Killers of the Flower Moon”

Documentary feature film

  • “20 Days in Mariupol”

  • “Bobi Wine: The People’s President”

  • “The Eternal Memory”

  • “Four Daughters”

  • “To Kill a Tiger”

Cinematography

  • “El Conde”

  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • “Maestro”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

Best costume design

  • “Barbie”

  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • “Napoleon”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

Animated short film

  • “Letter to a Pig”

  • “Ninety-Five Senses”

  • “Our Uniform”

  • “Pachyderme”

  • “War Is Over! Inspired by the Music of John & Yoko”

Live action short film

  • “The After”

  • “Invincible”

  • “Knight of Fortune”

  • “Red, White and Blue”

  • “The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar”

Documentary short film

  • “The ABCs of Book Banning”

  • “The Barber of Little Rock”

  • “Island in Between”

  • “The Last Repair Shop”

  • “Nǎi Nai & Wài Pó”

Film editing

  • “Anatomy of a Fall”

  • “The Holdovers”

  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

Sound

  • “The Creator”

  • “Maestro”

  • “Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “The Zone of Interest”

Production design

  • “Barbie”

  • “Killers of the Flower Moon”

  • “Napoleon”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

Makeup and hairstyling

  • “Golda”

  • “Maestro”

  • “Oppenheimer”

  • “Poor Things”

  • “Society of the Snow”

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