George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Meryl Streep: Oscar nominees bash pictures
Published Feb 7 2012, 12:11 GMT | By Naomi Gordon Academy Award nominees
arrived for the pre-Oscars luncheon in Los Angeles yesterday (February 6), ahead of the 84th annual ceremony set for February 26.
Hollywood stars gracing the red carpet and posing next to life-sized golden statues included The Iron Lady
's 'Best Actress' nominee Meryl Streep, My Week with Marilyn
's Michelle Williams (dressed in a Victoria Beckham design) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
's Rooney Mara.
'Best Actor' nominees included The Descendant
's George Clooney, Moneyball
's Brad Pitt, The Artist
's Jean Dujardin and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
's Gary Oldman.
And supporting stars included Bridesmaids
actress Melissa McCarthy
's Jonah Hill, The Help
's Octavia Spencer and Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close
's Max von Sydow.
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Rooney Mara attends the 84th Annual Academy Awards Nominees Luncheon in Los Angeles.