The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge wowed at Bafta Brits to Watch party in LA. Photo: PA
Hollywood's elite were out in force last night to support the Duke
and Duchess of Cambridge
's glittering Bafta Brits to Watch
party at the Belasco Theatre in LA.
And there was only one designer Kate
was ever going to turn to for the high-profile event: Alexander McQueen
chose a stunning flowing lilac creation with a glitzy waistband by the design house, who also created her amazing wedding dress, and teamed the look with sparkly platform heels.
is president of Bafta, and the couple rushed to be there from a polo game triumph in Santa Barbara earlier in the day.
Other stars to attend the bash included Jennifer Lopez, striking in an emerald cut-out gown, Jennifer Garner, who opted for royal blue, Gordon Ramsay, Jack Black, Blake Lively, Tom Hanks and more.
Nicole Kidman, who dazzled in an ice-blue sequin-covered gown, said of the royal couple: 'I think they are lovely, they just make you smile.'
See all the pics from the A-list bash below:
- Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
Prince William and Kate Middleton struck the perfect sartorial note as they arrived in a black tux and bow-tie and a beautiful flowing Alexander McQueen gown.</p>
- Jennifer Lopez
- Jennifer Garner
We love how Valentine's Day star Jennifer Garner chose royal blue for a royal occasion.</p>
- Blake Lively
Gossip Girl Blake Lively was heavenly in a one-shouldered Marchesa gown.</p>
- Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson
Hollywood and British royalty rubbed shoulders at the Bafta Brits to Watch bash, as Tom Hanks arrived with wife Rita Wilson.</p>
- Elizabeth Banks
Actress Elizabeth Banks was daring in a split-to-the-thigh, crisp-white frock with gold accents.</p>
- Gordon Ramsay
Chef Gordon was groomed in a black suit, which he teamed with chocolate-brown lace-ups.</p>
- Ioan Gruffud and Alice Evans
The All-Blacks: Ioan and his wife Alice donned colour-matched outfits for the glittering Bafta bash.</p>
- Maria Bello
Maria Bello's asymmetric silver stunner and elegant updo were the perfect choice for the Bafta Brits to Watch party.</p>
- Nicole Kidman
Nicole wowed the crowds when she arrived in her ice-blue, sequin adored column gown by Elie Saab.</p>
- Nigel Lythgoe and Cat Deeley
Bigwig TV executive Nigel Lythgoe posed for pics with presenter Cat Deeley, who looked pretty in a lace-trimmed baby-blue dress.</p>