Tuesday 27 September 2016

#TBT: This is what our favourite stars wore on their first Golden Globes red carpet

Published 07/01/2016 | 10:04

Kate Winslet in 1996, Robin Wright in 1995 and Michael Fassbender in 2012 at the Golden Globes
Kate Winslet in 1996, Robin Wright in 1995 and Michael Fassbender in 2012 at the Golden Globes
Actress Cate Blanchett arrives for the 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills 24 January. Blanchett is nominated for best actress in a drama for her role in the film "Elizabeth." AFP PHOTO/Vince BUCCI (Photo credit should read Vince Bucci/AFP/Getty Images)
Actress Rooney Mara arrives at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Actor Will Smith and wife Sheree Smith attend the 50th Annual Golden Globe Awards on January 23, 1993 at Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Actor Michael Fassbender arrives at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Actors Jon Hamm (L) and Jennifer Westfeldt arrive at the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
Actor Matt Damon (R) and co-writer Ben Affleck (L) pose with their Golden Globe award for Best Screenplay for "Good Will Hunting" at the 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton 18 January in Beverly Hills, CA. Damon, who also stars in the movie, is nominated for a Best Actor award in the drama category. AFP PHOTO Hal GARB/mn (Photo credit should read HAL GARB/AFP/Getty Images)
Queen Latifah arrives at the 60th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, CA., January 19, 2003. Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Helen Mirren and Alan Rickman at the 54th Annual Golden Globe Awards in 1997
Jerry Seinfeld (L) and co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus pose with the Golden Globe awards they won 22 January 1994 in Beverly Hills, CA for best actor and best supporting actress in a comedy television series. (Photo credit should read DAVID CRANE/AFP/Getty Images)
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio and mother Irmelin Indenbirken attend the 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards on January 22, 1994 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
Cynthia Nixon, Liev Schreiber & Kristin Davis during 57th Annual Golden Globe Awards - Arrivals at Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by KMazur/WireImage)
Actress Viola Davis arrives at the 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2009 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Jennifer Jason Leigh at the 49th Annual Golden Globe Awards, Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills. (Photo by Ron Galella/WireImage) *** Local Caption *** Jennifer Jason Leigh
Actress Melissa McCarthy arrives at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 15, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)
Robin Wright during 1995 Golden Globe Awards in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
Actress Jennifer Lawrence arrives on the red carpet for the 68th annual Golden Globe awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California January 16, 2011. AFP PHOTO / Robyn Beck (Photo credit should read ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)
Kate Winslet (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

With the 2016 Golden Globes set for this Sunday, we revisit some of this year's nominees' first turn on the GG red carpet.

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Kate Winslet: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for Jobs

In 1996, she wore this...

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Cate Blanchett: Nominated for Best Actress in a Drama for Carol

The year was 1999. Cate took home her first award of many like a boss in this impossibly '90s LBD.

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Rooney Mara: Best Actress in a Drama for Carol

Rooney's star has been steadily on the rise in recent years and with 2012 debut, she began to show exactly what makes her a fashion favourite.

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Will Smith: Best Actor in a Drama for Concussion

In 1993, before Ali and after the Fresh Prince, Will Smith appeared at the Globes with his ex Sheree Zampino, wearing, well this...

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Michael Fassbender: Best Actor in a Drama for Steve Jobs

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The Irish actor enjoyed successful later in life - his first Golden Globes red carpet was in 2012 when he was 35.

 

Leonardo DiCaprio: Best Actor in a Drama for The Revenant

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He's always been a mommy's boy. In 1994, the then 19-year-old took his mother Irmelin as his date and these days, not much has changed.

 

Jennifer Lawrence: Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy for Joy

Since bursting onto the scene in 2010, rarely an awards season goes by without some buzz about J-Law. In 2011, our love affair with her red carpet style began.

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Melissa McCarthy: Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy for Spy

Melissa McCarthy made her first Golden Globes appearance in 2012 and worked this Grecian gown like a pro.

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Matt Damon: Best Actor in Musical or Comedy for The Martian

In 1998, Matt Damon (pictured with Ben Affleck) hit the big time after the phenomenal success of Good Will Hunting.

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Helen Mirren: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress for Trumbo

Her 1997 look is simply iconic.

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Jennifer Jason Leigh: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress in The Hateful Eight

JJL's career is enjoying a major resurgence since disappearing into obscurity post-nineties glory. But in 1992, she, and her pantsuit, were making their mark.

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Alicia Vikander: Nominated for Best Supporting Actress in Ex Machina and Best Actress in a Drama for The Danish Girl

Newcomer Vikander made her first appearance at the 2013 red carpet and naturally, made every best dressed list going.

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Jane Fonda: Best Supporting Actress for Youth

As one of Hollywood's most enduring actresses, in 1978, she took home her first award and looked all sorts of retro-tastic.

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Viola Davis: Best Actress in a Television Series, Drama for How To Get Away With Murder

Viola walked her first Golden Globes red carpet in 2009, and is glowing as just much these days as she was then.

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Robin Wright: Best Actress in a Television Series, Drama for House of Cards

Before Claire Underwood was the Princess Bride. The silver satin might be out of date, but otherwise, Robin Wright in 1995 vs now has barely aged a day.

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Jon Hamm: Best Actor in a Television Series, Drama for Mad Men

2009 is proof that a bad photo of Jon Hamm simply doesn't exist.

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Liev Schreiber: Best Actor in a Television Series, Drama for Ray Donovan

He might be killing it in Netflix's Ray Donovan, but in 2000, he looked more concerned with Sex and the City.

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Kirsten Dunst: Best Actress in a Limited Series for Fargo

As a successful child star, Dunst in well versed in red carpet etiquette, having been frequenting them since 1995.

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Queen Latifah: Best Actress in a Limited Series for Bessie

It's hard to believe there was a time when Queen Latifah was better known for her music than her acting, but alas, it was. For her first red carpet in 2001, she wanted to stand out from the crowd.

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Julia Louis Dreyfus: Best Actress in a Television Series, Musical or Comedy for VEEP

Always one of television's most beloved actresses, JLD won her first (of many) Golden Globes in 1994 for Seinfeld.

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