The red carpet of the Academy Awards (73 images)

The 84th Academy Awards red carpet, with its last-minute scandal revolving around comedian Sacha Baron Cohen's in-character raising of the Academy's ire, drew in stars from all walks of Hollywood for the movie industry's biggest night.
Updated: Feb. 27, 2012 at 8:30 AM
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Actress Lea Thompson arrives on the red carpet for the 84th Academy Awards at the Hollywood and Highlands Center in Los Angeles on February 26, 2012. UPI/Jim Ruymen
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