2008 Emmy Nominees
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Samantha Who?
RED-CARPET STYLE She ranges from long beaded dresses with a vintage vibe to sexy, bold numbers like this cobalt origami Donna Karan dress. “I don't follow trends. I like things that are a little bit off and a little bit interesting," said the actress.
OUR PICK This draped Donna Karan gown would perfectly complement her hair-color, skin-tone and feminine-chic style.
NOMINATION Outstanding Host for a Reality Program, Project Runway
RED-CARPET STYLE With her brilliant smile and perfect bod, all the world is Klum's catwalk. For awards shows, the supermodel favors Old Hollywood gowns with a bit of drama, like the Dior couture gown she wore to last year's Emmys.
OUR PICK This flowing Versace gown has a sexy silhouette that would show off the shape of the hostess with the mostest.
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Ugly Betty
RED-CARPET STYLE Ferrera shows off her curves in formfitting dresses with 1950's flair. The Monique Lhuillier lace gown she wore to the SAG Awards was perfectly ladylike-and perfectly sexy.
OUR PICK This multi-hued gown from L'Wren Scott would set off her flawless face and flatter her shape.
NOMINATION Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Brothers and Sisters
RED-CARPET STYLE The veteran actress is a fan of simple shapes and dark colors. The vintage Chanel gown she wore to last year's Emmy Awards was a fuss-free route to high style.
OUR PICK Griffiths would look sleek in a charcoal design from up-and-comer Jason Wu.
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, 30 Rock
RED-CARPET STYLE The funny lady favors classic, understated designs with retro appeal, like a pewter strapless dress from Ralph Lauren Black Label.
OUR PICK This beaded Monique Lhuillier design is reminiscent of Tina's sense of humor-smart and sophisticated.
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
RED-CARPET STYLE Hargitay loves a feminine dress with a formfitting silhouette. As she has said, "A powerful goddess, that's what I want to feel like."
OUR PICK The SVU star never shies away from a bold look-this Diane von Furstenberg dress has an eye-catching graphic print and a curve-hugging cut.
NOMINATION Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, Grey's Anatomy
RED-CARPET STYLE Oh's looks range from experimental to extremely elegant. For the SAG Awards, she honored her Korean heritage with a hanbok-inspired dress from designer Kim Mee He.
OUR PICK The actress would be a style standout in this embellished Vera Wang gown in rich persimmon.
NOMINATION Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Saturday Night Live
RED-CARPET STYLE The petite and pregnant "Weekend Update" co-anchor keeps it simple yet flirty, favoring dresses on the shorter side, like this white tiered number she donned at a movie premiere.
OUR PICK The beading on the shoulders and bust of this Chanel stunner will nicely balance her growing belly, while showing off her great legs.
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, Weeds
RED-CARPET STYLE The mother of two takes a chic-yet-low key approach to fashion. She shows off her enviable form in short, sophisticated looks with fashion-forward details.
OUR PICK With it's warm color and interesting folds, this Elie Saab satin frock would highlight the actress's beautiful skin and sexy shoulders.
NOMINATION Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Pushing Daisies
RED-CARPET STYLE Chenoweth likes to go glam, choosing curve-hugging dresses in either bold red or sexy black-both which complement her bright blonde locks.
OUR PICK This short and sassy Blumarine dress would be a fun departure for the actress, while still showing off her sexy style.
NOMINATION Lead Actress in a Drama Series, The Closer
RED-CARPET STYLE The actress exudes Old-Hollywood glamour on the red carpet. Whether she opts for feathered tiers or a column dress, like this one by L'Wren Scott, the fit is always flawless.
OUR PICK This modern-yet-glamorous Calvin Klein dress would highlight her toned arms and small waist. The eggplant color is a surefire hit.
NOMINATION Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Ugly Betty
RED-CARPET STYLE The Ugly Betty fashionista favors sophisticated and elegant styles in real life. She often dons draping, goddess gowns that enhance her womanly curves.
OUR PICK This Temperley London dress has a vintage feel that isn't typical of Williams's style, but the subtle elegance and femininity makes this a dress for her.