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The 92nd annual Academy Awards are in less than a week, and as the final hurrah of award show season, fans are always in for a treat as far as red carpet dressing goes.
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The highly anticipated night-of-nights inspires headlines the world over, from the best-dressed arrivals to the winner's list as well as every unmissable moment in-between. It’s also proven to be an excellent opportunity for Hollywood’s most elite couples to turn the awards show into their own un-official date night.
Most recently, we witnessed power couple Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez shut down the Oscar’s red carpet in matching Tom Ford evening looks, while Rami Malek and Lucy Boynton looked effortlessly chic in a purple Rodarte gown and crisp Saint Laurent suit.
This trend is certainly not new, stretching back to the ‘90s and beyond when impeccably dressed couples like Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith and Sonny and Cher stole the show with their masterful couple dressing at the Academy Awards.
In honour of the upcoming grand event, we’re taking a look back at the celebrity couples who ruled the Oscars red carpet of yesteryear. Our top 12 picks, below.