It starts to sound like a lightbulb joke: How many people does it take to get a woman dressed for the Oscars?
The nominated actresses did not receive Oscar nods or the movie role for which they are nominated by wearing designer dresses. They received their accolades because of their talent, their hard work and their tenacity to keep fighting for their space.
Here, our wish list of what these 10 talented nominees should wear for the 2014 Academy Awards.
While Instagram updates can make anyone feel as though they're in on the Hollywood secrets for red-carpet perfection, there are untold tricks that makeup artists keep up their sleeves for those moments when nothing can be left to chance.
Warning: This parody contains frank language and images of Shia LaBeouf. Parental guidance is suggested.
So how are some of Hollywood's "best" able to cope and yet other fall prey to vices which can or have destroyed their reputation, their wealth and most importantly, their health?
Particularly tricky is writing strong and memorable female characters when you are a dude. Sure, from Shakespeare on, its been done but the challenge remains.
This is where the American dream meets reality.
They looked in the mirror and liked what they saw. So who are we to tear them down? I'm all for championing the BEST dressed, but do we really need to select the worst?
Stilettos, red carpet award shows, black tie events and women wondering, "How long do I have to keep these damn heels on!" That is every woman's battl...
There's no comparison between the demands of Jennifer Lawrence's American Hustle ditzy wife and Lupita Nyong'o's role as the tortured Patsey in 12 Years A Slave.
Their picks. (My deletions.) My picks. Not all that different. Except where they are extremely different.
When you put a bunch of actors and actresses in tight, drunken quarters for three hours or more, there's bound to be some solid bitch moments.
Bill Engvall braved the balmy warm weather out west while agreeing to sit down and take HuffPost's #nofilter challenge. While we had his attention (prior to the quiz), we asked about his courageous stint on Season 17 of "Dancing With The Stars" -- with dancing pro Emma Slater (he finished fourth) -- and his time on set with that little superstar, JLaw.
The Golden Globes are probably the most light-hearted of the major motion picture or television kudos. So we've come to expect less poignancy from winners at this show than compared to the Academy Awards.
The actors who killed it this year get real in photographs by Juergen Teller.