BAFTAs 2016: Celebrity red carpet arrivals, from Cate Blanchett to Alicia Vikander

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Sarah Biddlecombe

The biggest film stars from across the world have donned their most glamorous outfits and descended on London for the 69th British Academy Film Awards.

From Cate Blanchett in an incredible feathered, embellished gown by Alexander McQueen to Rooney Mara looking ethereal in a silver-grey dress by Givenchy, the stars pulled out all the stops to hit the red carpet in style.

Head this way to see all the best looks from the night and see the full list of winners on The Guardian here.

  • Cate Blanchett

    Cate Blanchett owns the red carpet in this incredible Alexander McQueen gown, featuring an elaborately embellished top and a full, feathered skirt. 

  • Cate Blanchett

    The actress accessorises her look with statement sparkling earrings by Tiffany & Co and Guiseppe Zanotti heels.

  • Saoirse Ronan

    Saoirse Ronan dons a strapless black Burberry column dress covered in glittering, embellished fireworks to hit the red carpet. 

  • Saoirse Ronan

    The actress pairs the gown with a statement crystal necklace and a messy low ponytail.

  • Alicia Vikander

    Alicia Vikander pairs her embellished leather Louis Vuitton dress with a purple lip and sideswept hair.

  • Alicia Vikander

    The actress matches her dress to a pair of Louis Vuitton heels.

  • Rooney Mara

    Rooney Mara is ethereal in a floor-length gown by Givenchy with cut-out shoulder detailing. She tops off her look with a bold red lip and smokey eyeshadow.

  • Rooney Mara

    The actress wears her hair in a chic plaited bun topped off with a wide silver headband.

  • Julianne Moore

    Julianne Moore looks elegant in this classic cream gown with a twist, custom-made for the star by Armani.

  • Julianne Moore

    We love Julianne Moore's long black train with matching platform shoes and glittering jewellery by Chopard.

    Top marks for the fierce pop of pink lipstick too.

  • Dakota Johnson

    Dakota Johnson is a lady in red with this strappy ruffled number by Dior paired with a matching red lip. She accessorises her look with a Jimmy Choo clutch and jewellery by Repossi.

  • Dakota Johnson

    The actress also wears a pair of silver heels by Jimmy Choo.

  • Kate Winslet

    Kate Winslet hits the red carpet in an asymmetric black gown with a subtle fishtail by Antonio Berardi.

    We love her punchy red lip and matching velvet clutch.

  • Kate Winslet and Michael Fassbender

    The actress shares a laugh with Michael Fassbender on the red carpet.

  • Rebel Wilson

    Rebel Wilson opts for an all-black ensemble with chic white nails and tousled hair. We love her Marina Rinaldi jacket and cool, custom-made skirt.

  • Isla Fisher

    Isla Fisher channels old-school Hollywood glamour in this classic, floor-length white gown by Stella McCartney. She accessorises her look with a matching silk clutch and plenty of sparkling jewellery.

  • Emilia Clarke

    Emilia Clarke opts for a V-neck red gown with double shoulder straps by Victoria Beckham, paired with glittering diamond studs by Tiffany. We love her Jimmy Choo shoes and clutch too.

  • Gemma Chan

    Gemma Chan lets her sequinned silver Jenny Packham dress do the talking with minimal makeup and accessories.

  • Lily Donaldson

    The model looks stunning in a semi-sheer black dress by Burberry with side swept hair and a deep red lip.

  • Laura Bailey

    Laura Bailey wears a midnight blue, strapless gown by Emilia Wickstead with a glittery clutch and intricately braided hair.

  • Julie Walters

    Julie Walters is the belle of the ball in this sequinned, bright blue dress and pointed metallic heels.

  • Annabelle Wallis

    Annabelle Wallis looks regal in this ruffled, scarlet red dress by Oscar de la Renta paired with statement silver earrings.

  • Bel Powley

    Bel Powley opts for this colourful striped dress with silver platforms, both by Gucci.

  • Tanya Burr

    Tanya Burr wears a black and white strapless gown to hit the red carpet.

  • Stacey Martin

    Stacey Martin dons an embellished Miu Miu gown with a plunging V-neck.

  • Gwendoline Christie

    Gwendoline Christie wears a floor-length silk Lanvin gown with pointed black heels to walk the red carpet.

  • Laura Haddock

    Laura Haddock wears a vintage Gucci Couture feathered gown with Jimmy Choo heels and slicked-down hair.

  • Sarah-Jane Crawford

    The TV presenter goes for a monochrome look with this Stella McCartney strapless gown topped off with vampy black lipstick.

  • Laura Whitmore

    Laura Whitemore stands out in a bright blue gown by Suzanne Neville paired with tousled hair and plenty of delicate jewellery.

  • Poppy Jamie

    Poppy Jamie wears a semi-sheer nude gown embellished with lace detailing by Jitrois Paris to hit the red carpet.

  • Dree Hemingway

    Dree Hemingway wears a bold lace dress with flower detailing by Erdem to hit the red carpet.

  • Hannah Bagshawe

    Hannah Bagshawe looks elegant in a floor-length red Emilia Wickstead gown paired with a colour block clutch.

  • Hannah Bagshawe and Eddie Redmayne

    Hannah Bagshawe poses with her husband Eddie Redmayne on the red carpet.

  • Olga Kurylenko

    Olga Kurylenko wears a beautiful semi-sheer Ralph and Russo gown accessorised with a simple white clutch.

  • Amanda Berry

    Amanda Berry opts for a semi-sheer, black gown with a matching bag and giant, drop earrings.

  • Antonia Thomas

    Antonia Thomas pairs a full-skirted black Persy Couture gown with a slick of red lipstick.

  • Stephanie Powers

    Stephanie Powers wears a floor-length blue gown with a statement feathered cape on the red carpet.

  • Heida Reed

    Poldark actress Heida Reed opts for a plunging, glittering black gown with matching black nails on the red carpet.

  • Angela Bassett

    Angela Bassett makes a statement in this hot pink Galia Lahav gown topped off with a seriously smokey eye.

  • Sunrise Coigney

    Sunrise Coigney hits the red carpet in a velvet black gown accessorised with green drop earrings and a braided updo.

  • Zoe Ball

    The presenter keeps it simple in a long-sleeved black gown with matching black nails.