The Italian fashion house of Emilio Pucci created the bordeaux chiffon one-shoulder gown with a dramatic train just for Viola Davis. Ruby and diamond earrings and a '50s rubellite, diamond, and gold cuff by Fred Leighton and Jimmy Choo shoes completed the Best Actress nominee's look. She also carried a Judith Leiber clutch.
At the Alvin Ailey Dance Theater’s benefit gala, Gabrielle Union showed up in a strapless styled Prada gown in a rich shade of emerald green. A diamond wreath at her neck and black T-strap heels completed her look.