Celebrity Moms Hit The Red Carpet For The 86th Annual Academy Awards

It was night of glamour in Hollywood for many celebrity moms!

All of our favorites were out to celebrate the biggest night in film at the 86th Annual Academy Awards, held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday (March 2) in Hollywood.

celebrity moms red carpet 86th annual academy awards

Elegant, classy and a couple baby bellies, the Oscars are really about celebrating the year’s cinematic achievements, but we love the fashions too!

Here are the highlights:

Mom-to-be Kerry Washington showed off her growing belly in a silver Jason Wu gown.  She introduced Pharrell’s performance of Happy from Despicable Me 2.

pregnant Kerry Washington at the 86th Annual Academy Awards

Naomi Watts presented the awards for Achievement in Costume Design,  and Hair Styling & Make-up with Samuel L. Jackson.  She sparkled in a Calvin Klein Collection dress.

Naomi Watts - 86th annual Academy Awards

Kate Hudson presented the Best Live Action Short Film, and Best Documentary Short Subject with Jason Sudekis.  She rocked a low cut white Atelier Versace gown.

Kate Hudson - 86th annual Academy Awards

Cate Blanchett, who wore a Armani Prive sleeveless nude gown, was nominated for(and WON!) Best Performance by an Actress for Blue Jasmine.

Cate Blanchett at the 86th Annual Academy Awards

New mom Jenna Dewan-Tatum dazzled in an Reem Acra gown.

Jenna Dewan - 86th annual Academy Awards

Earlier in the day Jenna tweeted, “#Oscars bound! Feeling like a fairy tonight!”  She accompanied her husband Channing Tatum, who presented on stage.

Brad Pitt introduced U2’s performance of Ordinary Love, while his partner Angelina Jolie took to the stage later on with Sidney Poitier to present the Oscar for Best Director.

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie - 86th Annual Academy Awards

Jennifer Garner was elegant in a silver tiered fringe gown by Oscar de la Renta.  Her movie Dallas Buyers Club was nominated for 6 awards.  She also presented the award for Achievement in Production Design.

Jennifer Garner - 86th annual Academy Awards

Nominated for Best Performance by an Actress, Sandra Bullock wore a royal blue Alexander McQueen gown.

Sandra Bullock - 86th Annual Academy Awards

Charlize Theron, in Dior, presented the award for Achievement in Sound with Chris Hemsworth.

Charlize Theron Red carpet 86th annual Academy Awards

Colorful couple! Elsa Pataky showcased her huge baby belly in a teal Ellie Saab lace gown, while her husband Chris Hemsworth opted for an eggplant David August tuxedo.

Elsa Pataky & Chris Hemsworth - 86th annual Academy Awards

Julia Roberts was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for her role in August: Osage County.  She wore a Givenchy Couture lace peplum gown.

Julia Roberts - 86th Annual Academy Awards

Nominated for Best Performance by an Actress for her role in American Hustle, Amy Adams also presented the award for Achievement in Cinematography with Bill Murray.  She was gorgeous in a royal blue Gucci Premiere gown.

Amy Adams - 86th annual Academy Awards

Penelope Cruz was glamorous in a pink Giambattista Valli flowy gown.  She presented the awards for Best Adapted Screenplay, and Original Screenplay with Robert De Niro.

Penelope Cruz Red carpet 86th annual Academy Awards



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Lisa Arneill

SAHM of 2 boys and founder of GrowingYourBaby.com and World Traveled Family. When I'm not running around after my boys, I'm looking for our next vacation spot!

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