The Action Before the Action: Hollywood Hits the Party Circuit

With so many stars in town, the pre-Oscars events had no shortage of bold-face wattage.

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With so many stars in town, the pre-Oscars events had no shortage of bold-face wattage.

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Charles Finch and Chanel Host Oscar-Eve Dinner Party >>
Many of Saturday night’s guests — Alice Eve, Lily Collins, Vanessa Getty and Adrien Brody — are regulars, though each year sees a few new faces.

Armani Toasts Paolo Sorrentino and Martin Scorsese >>
Roberta Armani threw a party at Giorgio Armani’s Rodeo Drive boutique in Beverly Hills on Friday night.

Film Independent Spirit Awards Bow in L.A. >>
Reese Witherspoon, Jared Leto, Cate Blanchett, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie attended.

Rodeo Drive Walk of Style Party Honors Catherine Martin >>
Thunder and torrential downpours couldn’t put a stop to this year’s annual fete, which paid tribute to Oscar-nominated costume designer.

Women in Film Holds Pre-Oscar Cocktail >>
Helen Mirren, June Squibb and Lupita Nyong’o turned out to West Hollywood eatery Fig & Olive on Friday night.

Essence Hosts Annual Black Women in Hollywood Luncheon >>
Kerry Washington, Oprah Winfrey, Brandy Norwood, Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee attended the event.

Hollywood Turns Out for Unite4humanity >>
The charity packed a full house with the likes of former President Clinton, Robert DeNiro, Martin Scorsese, Sean Penn and Julia Louis-Dreyfus.