By Leah Ornstein - Radar Style & Beauty Editor
The biggest red carpet event of the year is finally here!
It was a gorgeous day in Los Angeles, as Hollywood’s hottest stars hit the red carpet of the 2012 Academy Awards, glammed up to the max in terrific tuxes and gorgeous gowns – and RadarOnline.com has all the excitement captured on camera!
Best Picture nomination include The Artist, The Descendants, The Help, Hugo, Midnight in Paris, Moneyball, The Tree of Life, War Horse and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close, with stars like Michelle Williams, George Clooney, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Meryl Streep, Brad Pitt and Jean Dujardin among the most talked about nominees of the evening.
After an eight-year hiatus, Billy Crystal is hosting the 84th annual event for the ninth time in his career.
Keep checking back to RadarOnline.com for all of your Oscar coverage!