These Are The Most Drop-Dead Gorgeous Gowns In Emmy Awards History

One of the most significant television events of the year is the Emmy Awards. The ceremony honors the best of the best in the television industry. As such, attendees are sure to strut their stuff in some of the most striking attire around. While some ensembles may leave you scratching your head, other gowns have the power to take your breath away. Who can forget Olivia Wilde’s open-back dress from the 61st annual awards, or how much Sofia Vergara looked like a dazzling mermaid at the 64th annual awards? Read on to see these stunners and more from the Emmy Awards.

Catherine Zeta-Jones — 71st Emmy Awards

Catherine Zeta-Jones wears a long, hot-pink gown.
Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images
Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images

Catherine Zeta-Jones stunned onlookers in her hot-pink gown at the 71st Emmy Awards in 2019. The dress has a flattering slit that shows off her matching hot-pink pumps. The attached fabric along her collar-bone acts like a scarf without all of the coverage and adds to the flowing train.

Not everyone knows that the Chicago actress is Welsh and began performing in UK musicals as a child. After studying musical theater in London, she broke into the film industry in the ’90s and hasn’t looked back since.