Nicole Kidman, Rami Malek, Melissa McCarthy and More Stars Shine at 2018 Governors Awards

"Honorary Oscars" were held Sunday night in Hollywood

By Lena Grossman Nov 19, 2018 3:37 AMTags
Nicole Kidman, 2019 Governors AwardsSteve Granitz/WireImage

They're called the "Honorary Oscars" for a reason.

Celebrities arrived in style at the 2018 Governors Awards in Los Angeles Sunday night for a dinner and awards show celebrating some of Hollywood's most talented names. Although the honorees of the Governors Awards were announced earlier in the summer, stars gather together a few months before the Oscars for the show. According to the award show's website, some of the highlights and best moments of the night are included in a reel at the main Academy Awards ceremony.

This year's honored recipients include Marvin Levy, Lalo Schifrin, Cicely Tyson, Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall. 2017's honorees were Charles Burnett, Owen Roizman, Donald Sutherland and Agnès Varda

Nicole Kidman, Constance Wu and More Stars Shine on the 2018 Hollywood Film Awards Red Carpet

Oprah Winfrey was just one of many names to post photos and tributes from inside the show. She shared an Instagram photo of herself alongside Cicely Tyson and Shonda Rhimes. "Here at the Academy Governor's Awards celebrating Royalty! Ms.Cicely Tyson's getting a long overdue Oscar! And yes that IS THe Anita Hill standing behind chair!" she wrote

Many celebrities in attendance at the show Sunday night could be front-runners for at the Academy Awards in a few months. Take a look below to see some of the looks from tonight's red carpet!

Emily Blunt & John Krasinski

The A Quiet Place co-stars (in Dundas and Prada) couple up on the carpet.

Lady Gaga

A Star Is Born's leading lady keeps it classic in Valentino.

Gemma Chan

The Crazy Rich Asians star looks divine in Stella McCartney.

Chadwick Boseman

The Black Panther actor makes a bold style statement in Versace.

Amy Adams

The Vice star looked sharp in a floor-length Schiaparelli dress.

Ethan Hawke

The Blaze actor is on fire in his red jacket.

Emma Stone

The Favourite actress turns heads in custom Louis Vuitton.

Armie Hammer

The On the Basis of Sex actor suits up in Ermenegildo Zegna.

Ava DuVernay

The director dons a custom Prada look.

Timothée Chalamet

The Beautiful Boy actor plays it cool in Haider Ackermann.

Nicole Kidman

The Boy Erased actress sparkles in Rodarte.

Mahershala Ali

The Green Book actor looks suave.

Harrison Ford & Calista Flockhart

The Star Wars star and his wife arrive at the award show together.

Felicity Jones

The On the Basis of Sex star smiles in Miu Miu.

Jamie Dornan

The star of A Private War looks confident in Neil Barrett.

Lupita Nyong'o

The Black Panther actress slips into a Tom Ford dress.


The singer takes flight in a custom Cheng dress.

Topher Grace

The BlacKkKlansman actor strikes a pose.

Amandla Stenberg

The Hate U Give actress shows some leg in Celine.

Joel Edgerton

The director and star of Boy Erased looks ready for business in Paul Smith.

Hilary Swank

The What They Had actress glitters in an Armani Privé Couture gown.

Rami Malek

The Bohemian Rhapsody star looks like a "Champion" in a Givenchy.

Laura Dern

The Tale actress wears a look from Rodarte's Spring/Summer 2019 RTW collection.

Saoirse Ronan

The Mary Queen of Scots star looks elegant in Calvin Klein.

Lily Collins

The Here Comes the Grump voice actress looks regal in a Georges Chakra dress.

Michael B. Jordan

The Black Panther villain rocks an Ermenegildo Zegna Couture suit.

Elizabeth Debicki

The Widows star goes gothic in Giambattista Valli.

Kathryn Hahn

The Private Life star stops traffic in a Rosie Assoulin look.

Constance Wu

The Crazy Rich Asians star looks luxe in Miu Miu.

Hugh Jackman & Deborra-lee Furness

The Front Runner star looks dapper in a Tom Ford tuxedo alongside his Yves Saint Laurent-clad wife.

View More Photos From 2018 Governors Awards: See the Stars' Red Carpet Fashion

Congratulations to all the honorees!