In pictures: Oscars glitz and glamour on the red carpet

The stars of the silver screen walk the red carpet as they make their way into the Dolby Theatre for the 89th Academy Awards in Los Angeles.Actor Isabelle HuppertImage copyright Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Image caption Best actress nominee Isabelle Huppert was an early arrival. The French actress has already won a Golden Globe for her role in rape revenge thriller Elle. Actor Ruth NeggaImage copyright Christopher Polk / Getty Images Image caption Another best actress nominee is Ruth Negga, for her role in Loving. She plays the part of Mildred Loving, whose interracial marriage to Richard Loving (played by Joel Edgerton), led to the couple's arrest and banishment from the US state of Virginia in the 1950s. Director Orlando Von Einsiedel and producer Joanna NatasegaraImage copyright Reuters Image caption Director Orlando Von Einsiedel and producer Joanna Natasegara's film The White Helmets is one of five films nominated for best documentary short. Composer Mica LeviImage copyright Frazer Harrison / Getty Images Image caption English singer, songwriter, composer, and producer Mica Levi wrote the score for critically acclaimed biopic Jackie, starring Natalie Portman. It's nominated for best original score. Felicity Jones arriving at the 89th Academy AwardsImage copyright Ian West / PA Image caption Felicity Jones, star of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, arrives at the awards ceremony. In 2014 her performance in The Theory of Everything won her a nomination for best actress. Actor Lucas Hedges poses on the red carpetImage copyright Mike Blake / Reuters Image caption Lucas Hedges is just 20 and yet his performance as Patrick Chandler in Manchester by the Sea has won him a nomination for best supporting actor. Actor Hailee Steinfeld adjusts her dress on the red carpetImage copyright Mario Anzuoni / Reuters Image caption Actor Hailee Steinfeld's dress is adjusted as she poses for photographers on the red carpet.

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