It's that time of year again! 

The 2018 Oscars is just days away, and what better way to kickoff Hollywood's most glamorous affair than with a trip down memory lane? Plenty of this year's nominees have attended Academy Awards ceremonies in the past, making for one epic collection of red carpet throwbacks. 

Take Meryl Streep for example, who made her Oscars debut in 1980 with a Best Supporting Actress win for Kramer vs. Kramer. Almost four decades later, the acting vet could take home for fourth Academy Award for her performance in The Post

See Meryl, Denzel WashingtonOctavia Spencer and more nominees at their first-ever ceremonies by scrolling down!

Saoirse Ronan, Stars' First Oscars

Vince Bucci/Getty Images

Daniel Day-Lewis, Stars' First Oscars


Meryl Streep, Stars First Oscars


Willem Dafoe, Stars' First Oscars

Ron Galella/WireImage

Margot Robbie, Stars' First Oscars

Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

Denzel Washington, Stars' First Oscars

CHRISTOPHE D YVOIRE/Sygma via Getty Images

Frances McDormand, Stars' First Oscars

Steve Starr/CORBIS/Corbis via Getty Images

Woody Harrelson, Stars' First Oscars

Ron Galella/WireImage

Octavia Spencer, Oscars, 2012

Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Gary Oldman, Stars' First Oscars

Ian West/PA Images via Getty Images

Sally Hawkins, Oscars

Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Richard Jenkins, Stars' First Oscars

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

Christopher Plummer, Stars' First Oscars

Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Watch E! News weekday mornings at 7 a.m.! And don't miss our 2020 Grammys: E!'s Inside Guide special Wednesday, Jan. 22 at 11 p.m. for a Grammy Awards preview!

Be sure to watch E! News Monday for more Oscar coverage at 7 and 11 p.m., only on E!

We and our partners use cookies on this site to improve our service, perform analytics, personalize advertising, measure advertising performance, and remember website preferences. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. For more information on cookies including how to manage your consent visit our Cookie Policy.