Tuesday 28 February 2017

#TBT: The best (of the worst) BAFTA red carpet moments of the noughties

Caitlin McBride

Caitlin McBride

(L to R) Scarlett Johansson, Billie Piper and Chris Evans and Myleene Klass
(L to R) Scarlett Johansson, Billie Piper and Chris Evans and Myleene Klass
Singer and actress Martine McCutcheon arrives at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) February 24, 2002 in London. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
Australian actress Nicole Kidman arrives at the British Academy Film Awards in London 24 February 2002. (Photo credit should read NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP/Getty Images)
Actress Rosamund Pike arrives at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) February 24, 2002 in London. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images)
Actress Angelina Jolie arrives for the 49th Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Odeon, Leicester Square on February 23, 2003 in London. (Photo By Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
LONDON - FEBRUARY 23: Actress Halle Berry arrives for the 49th Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Odeon, Leicester Square on February 23, 2003 in London. (Photo By Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
Actress Renee Zellweger arrives for the 49th Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Odeon, Leicester Square on February 23, 2003 in London. (Photo By Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
Actress Emma Thompson backstage at "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at The Odeon Leicester Square on February 15, 2004 in London. (Photo by Steve Finn/Getty Images
Myleene Klass arrives at the Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House on February 10, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Jorge Herrera/Getty Images)
Actress Keira Knightley arrives at the Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House on February 10, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Orange)
Actress Jessica Biel arrives at the Orange British Academy Film Awards at the Royal Opera House on February 10, 2008 in London, England. (Photo by Jorge Herrera/Getty Images)
Actress Helen Mirren poses backstage in the Awards Room with The Actress in a Leading Role Award for 'The Queen' at The Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Royal Opera House on February 11, 2007 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images for Orange)
Musician Myleene Klass arrives at the Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Royal Opera House on February 11, 2007 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Orange)
Actress Thandie Newton arrives at the Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Royal Opera House on February 11, 2007 in London, England. (Photo by MJ Kim/Getty Images for Orange)
Actress Diane Kruger arrives at The Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Odeon Leicester Square on February 19, 2006 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
(L-R) Actors James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff arrive at The Orange British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) at the Odeon Leicester Square on February 19, 2006 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)
Actress Diane Kruger arrives at the Orange British Academy Film and Television Awards at the Odeon Leicester Square, February 12, 2005 in London. (Photo by M J Kim/Getty Images)
US actor Kurt Douglas and actress Goldie Hawn arrive at the British Academy Film Awards at Leicester Square in London 12 February, 2005. AFP PHOTO/ODD ANDERSEN (Photo credit should read ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)
Actress Sienna Miller arrives at the Orange British Academy Film and Television Awards at the Odeon Leicester Square, February 12, 2005 in London. (Photo by M J Kim/Getty Images)
Billie Piper & Chris Evans leave the afterparty for the "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at Le Meridien Grosvenor House on February 15, 2004 in London. (Photo by David Westing/Getty Images)
Actress Martine Mccutcheon arrives at the "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at The Odeon Leicester Square on February 15, 2004 in London. (Photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)
Chris Evans and Billie Piper arrives at the "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at The Odeon Leicester Square on February 15, 2004 in London. (Photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)
Actress Scarlett Johansson arrives at the "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at The Odeon Leicester Square on February 15, 2004 in London. Johansson is nominated for best actress in a leading role for her performance in both "Girl With A Pearl Earring" and "Lost In Translation". (Photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)
Actress Scarlett Johansson arrives at the "The Orange British Academy Film Awards" at The Odeon Leicester Square on February 15, 2004 in London. Johansson is nominated for best actress in a leading role for her performance in both "Girl With A Pearl Earring" and "Lost In Translation". (Photo by Bruno Vincent/Getty Images)

The BAFTAs are one of the most prestigious nights in international film.

This Sunday will see hordes of A-listers from around the world descend on London for their moment in the spotlight. But, it wasn't always sleek hair and chic style. This week, we rooted through the archives to check out the best, of the worst, BAFTAs red carpet moments during the noughties.

2002

Martine McCutcheon was not only invited, but complemented her black lace dress with a pink fur stole.

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Nicole Kidman went full Moulin Rouge.

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Before she was faking kidnappings in Gone Girl, she was wearing crushed velvet blazers to the BAFTAs.

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2003

Angelina Jolie went overboard on fake tan, but still managed to look better than everyone.

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Halle Berry auditioned for a role as  Bond villain.

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Renee Zellweger still looked like Renee Zellweger.

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2004

Scarlett Johansson wore this...

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...Here's a close-up for your reference.

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Emma Thompson fell backstage.

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Billie Piper and Chris Evans were the it couple.

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Martine McCutcheon continued to outdo herself.

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2005

Diane Kruger (before Karl Lagerfeld got his hands on her).

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Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell got struck by wind.

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2006

Seriously, Diane.

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James McAvoy and Anne-Marie Duff were watching a lot of The OC that year.

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2007

We met Myleene Klass' backcombed hair for the first time.

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Helen Mirren dramatically accepted her award.

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Thandie Newton, well, she wore this.

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2008

We meet again, Myleene.

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Keira Knightley debuted her ringlets.

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Does anyone even remember Jessica Biel being icy blonde? Was this a thing?

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