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At the 2023 Academy Museum Gala, some of the biggest stars in music, film, and fashion walked the red and pink carpet at the museum to celebrate the movie industry

Star-Studded Glamour: Highlights from the 2023 Academy Museum Gala and A-List Fashion

The glamour of Hollywood returned to Los Angeles on a starry Sunday evening at the third annual Academy Museum Gala. The event, held at the prestigious Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on December 3, marked the official kick-off to award season, attracting the crème de la crème of the entertainment industry. The gala, a celebration of the film industry’s resilience following the recent SAG-AFTRA strike, showcased a dazzling array of red and pink carpet looks that captivated the world.

The evening’s co-chairs—Ava DuVernay, Halle Berry, Ryan Murphy, and Dr. Eric Esrailian—set the tone for the event, ensuring a night filled with Hollywood grandeur. The red and pink carpet played host to some of the biggest names in music, film, and fashion, each making a statement with their sartorial choices.

Selena Gomez, a vision in a rosette gown, commanded attention and turned heads as she gracefully glided down the carpet. Meanwhile, Dua Lipa stole the spotlight with her daring sheer dress, a testament to her fearless fashion sense. The dynamic duo of Hailey Bieber and Kendall Jenner posed together, their floor-length gowns contrasting yet complementing each other, creating a visual spectacle that resonated with the evening’s theme of celebrating diversity in the industry.

The gala’s significance was heightened by the recognition of four groundbreaking figures who have left an indelible mark on Hollywood. Meryl Streep, an icon in her own right, was honored with the prestigious Icon Award, recognizing her unparalleled influence on the global stage. Michael B. Jordan, a rising star, received the Vantage Award, acknowledging his role as an emerging artist shaping and challenging dominant narratives in film.

Oprah Winfrey, a titan in both the media and entertainment realms, was bestowed with the Pillar Award, underscoring her leadership and unwavering support for the Academy Museum. The Visionary Award was rightfully given to Sofia Coppola, a creative force whose innovations have propelled the art of cinema into new dimensions.

The red carpet was not just a showcase of stunning outfits but also a platform for solidarity and support among Hollywood’s elite. Meryl Streep and Oprah Winfrey, two powerful forces in the industry, united for a moment of mutual admiration, standing side by side on their momentous night. This image epitomized the spirit of camaraderie and empowerment that defines the Academy Museum Gala.

As celebrities walked the red carpet, the anticipation for the upcoming award season hung in the air. The gala, as a precursor to the main events, set the stage for what promises to be an exciting and eventful season. The attendees, including the likes of Kendall Jenner, Hailey Bieber, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Dua Lipa, brought their A-game, foreshadowing the fashion spectacle that will unfold on future red carpets.

The Academy Museum Gala not only celebrated the resilience of the film industry but also served as a platform for recognizing and honoring individuals who have shaped its narrative. The combination of glamour, talent, and a sense of community made this gala a memorable occasion, reminding us all of the magic that happens when Hollywood comes together to celebrate its own. The 2023 Academy Museum Gala was a triumph of style, substance, and solidarity. As the stars aligned on the red and pink carpet, the world was treated to a visual feast that celebrated the past, present, and future of cinema. With award season on the horizon, the gala provided a glimpse into the excitement and elegance that will undoubtedly characterize the upcoming events in the world of entertainment.

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Kaia Gerber

Kaia Gerber 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The model arrived in a custom Celine black strapless ballgown with silver polka dots.

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Gemma Chan

Gemma Chan 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Chan brought the glam in a glitzy Louis Vuitton column dress.

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Charles Melton

Charles Melton 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The May December star had us swooning in a black suit and silk button up.

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Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Hayek oozed Old Hollywood glamour in a plunging ivory gown.

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Margaret Qualley

Margaret Qualley 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Qualley looked whimsical in Chanel.

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Hari Nef

Hari Nef 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Barbie star brought the heat in a sexy ivory-and-black cut-out two-piece.

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Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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She sure did the thing in a gorgeous red Schiaparelli gown with draping sleeves and a hood.

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Keke Palmer

Keke Palmer 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actress looked regal in a navy blue strapless ballgown by Monique Lhuillier.

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Rachel Zegler

Rachel Zegler 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Zegler glowed in a glitzy gold corseted gown from Vivienne Westwood, Yvonne Leon jewelry, and matching strappy Jimmy Choo shoes.

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Christina Ricci

Christina Ricci 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Wednesday star wore a sparkly silver-and-purple naked dress by Fendi.

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America Ferrera

America Ferrera 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Barbie star arrived in a tweed Chanel gown with strapless neckline and a flouncy mermaid-style skirt.

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Zoë Kravitz

Zoë Kravitz 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actress (and newly-minted fiancée) wore one of the season’s hottest colors by sporting a rich brown slinky silk dress from Saint Laurent.

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Cara Jade Myers

Cara Jade Myers 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Killers of the Flower Moon star wore a shimmery green gown with dramatic shoulders and a keyhole cutout.

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Zooey Deschanel

Zooey Deschanel 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The newly engaged actress wore her something blue in a sequin Shushutong two piece.

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Camila Morrone

Camila Morrone 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Daisy Jones & the Six actress looked ethereal in a white Chanel tulle ballgown.

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Sandra Oh

Sandra Oh 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Oh arrived in a simple and sophisticated black silk dress.

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Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Portman shimmered in a stunning black-and-gold Dior gown.

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Lupita Nyong’o

Lupita Nyong'o 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Nyong’o arrived to the event in a dainty floral lace Chanel couture frock with a high-low skirt and layers of ruffles. She completed the look with a sweet flower crown made to look like Baby’s-breath.

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Kendall Jenner

Kendall Jenner 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The supermodel looked red hot in braless, corseted Fendi ensemble.

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Greta Gerwig

Greta Gerwig 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Barbie director arrived to the event in a lace Chanel gown with silver-and-gold embellishments along the neckline and shoulders.

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Demi Moore

Demi Moore 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Moore looked absolutely breathtaking in a rose gold sequined Tamara Ralph gown with a giant rosette embellishment on her chest.

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Simu Liu

Simu Liu 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Liu looked like the Ken he is in a dapper navy suit.

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Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actress added a pop of color to her black-and-white Richard Quinn dress with a green clutch and matching earrings.

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Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Oscar-nominated actress was striking in an ornate charcoal-colored Louis Vuitton dress with silver fringe detailing.

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LaKeith Stanfield

LaKeith Stanfield 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Get Out actor wore a fun cheetah-print button up and black trousers from Saint Laurent.

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Greta Lee

Greta Lee 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Lee arrived looking ready for the holidays in a red Loewe dress with an off-the-shoulder neckline and dramatic statement sleeves.

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Ava Duvernay

Ava DuVernay 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Duvernay looked like Hollywood royalty in a bespoke floor-length sequined cape.

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Olivia Wilde

Olivia Wilde 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Wilde wore a black lycra Alexandre Vauthier dress, which she paired with a bedazzled choker.

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Ke Huy Quan

Ke Huy Quan 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Oscar-winning actor looked dapper in a navy blue Dior tuxedo.

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Jodie Turner-Smith

Jodie Turner-Smith 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actress put a whole new spin on the trench coat trend by arriving in a massive ballgown with a bodice resembling the jacket style.

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Regina Hall

Regina Hall 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Another red look to add to your holiday moodboard. Hall wore a crimson ruched long-sleeve Monique Lhuillier dress.

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Lily Gladstone

Lily Gladstone 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Killers of the Flower Moon actress looked like a ray of sunshine in an orange Marni dress with a layered skirt.

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Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actress was the picture of sophistication in an emerald floor-sweeping gown with a built in cape and keyhole cutout.

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Hailey Bieber

Hailey Bieber 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The model arrived with her bff Kendall Jenner and showed off some side boob in her black sequin Saint Laurent gown.

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Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Ronan wore an ivory pleated two-piece set from Louis Vuitton that included a sculptural top and a matching maxiskirt skirt with a thigh-high leg slit.

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Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Streep opted for a classy little black dress that had a surprise cutout, bow, and sequin detailing on the back.

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Meghann Fahy

Meghann Fahy 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The White Lotus star taught a masterclass in making simplicity interesting in a black Givenchy column gown with a lace top that wrapped around the front of her neck.

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Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Never one to shy away from a bold fashion statement, the singer arrived in a black sheer lace dress, which she layered over a bralette and matching thong.

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Sofia Coppola

Sofia Coppola 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The barrier-breaking filmmaker was polished in a navy button-up dress.

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Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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You know what they say: you got to keep an eye out for this one because she absolutely stole the show in a black Valentino gown with silver rosette appliqués along her shoulders and neck.

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Leonardo DiCaprio

Leonardo DiCaprio 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actor of the generation and Oscar-winner arrived in classic black tux.

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Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The singer — who has already received much Oscar buzz for her song “What Was I Made For?” from Barbie — showed up in a pinstripe blazer and maxskirt set with a plunging neckline.

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Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckham

Nicola Peltz and Brooklyn Beckahm 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The fashion power couple arrived with Peltz wearing a pink strapless gown with a rosette appliqué and a neck scarf, while Brooklyn let his leading lady take the spotlight by wearing a simple black suit.

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Michaela J. Rodriguez

Michaela J. Rodriguez 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The Pose star wore a lilac-color Versace gown comprised of silk and lace.

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Julia Garner

Julia Garner 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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Garner looked vibrant in a bright yellow see-through 3.1 Phillip Lim dress.

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Henry Golding

Henry Golding 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala at Academy Museum of Motion Pictures
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The actor looked handsome as ever in a black tuxedo.

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Chrissy Teigen

Chrissy Teigen 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala
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Teigen arrived to the event in an ivory naked dress with a sculptural neckline alongside her husband John Legend.

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Sheryl Lee Ralph

Sheryl Lee Ralph 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala
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The Abbot Elementary star and Emmy-winner wore a bright mango-colored corseted Christian Siriano gown.

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Cara Delevingne

Cara Delevingne 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala
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The model’s approach to goth-girl glamour included a black tulle ballgown from Del Core.

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Natasha Lyonne

Natasha Lyonne 2023 Annual Academy Museum Gala

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