As an experienced and skilled consumer of the internet and all things pop culture, you already know that the nominations for the 89th Annual Academy Awards were announced last month. But instead of giving you yet another recap of the nominees (La La Land and Manchester by the Sea, basically), we decided to dive deep into the Oscar photo archives to dig up some real gems.
From an impossibly graceful Audrey Hepburn in 1954 to an over the top look from Cher in 1974, we have 11 of the most iconic pics from the Oscars. We hope you enjoy them while pondering who will take home the gold this year.
Check out the memorable moments below!
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This post has been updated by Michelle Scanga.