Oscars 2014: Best and worst dressed

08:31 03 March 2014

Best supporting actress and 12 Years a Slave star Lupita Nyong

Best supporting actress and 12 Years a Slave star Lupita Nyong'o (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

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It’s the biggest night of the year for the mainstream film industry, so the pressure for celebs to look their best (or just simply make an impression) is on at the Oscars.

And so when eyes weren’t on London-born director Steve McQueen, whose 12 Years a Slave picked up best picture, Matthew McConaughey (best actor) or Cate Blanchett (best actress), they often turned to the sartorial.

See some of the best and worst dressed from last night’s 86th Academy Awards

And here are the winners in the main categories:

• Performance by an actor in a leading role: Matthew McConaughey for Dallas Buyers Club

• Performance by an actress in a leading role: Cate Blanchett for Blue Jasmine

• Performance by an actor in a supporting role: Jared Leto for Dallas Buyers Club

• Performance by an actress in a supporting role: Lupita Nyong’o for 12 Years A Slave

• Achievement in directing: Alfonso Cuaron for Gravity

• Best motion picture of the year: 12 Years A Slave

• Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original score): Steven Price for Gravity

• Achievement in music written for motion pictures (Original song): Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez for Let It Go from Frozen

• Adapted screenplay: John Ridley for 12 Years A Slave

• Original screenplay: Spike Jonze for Her

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