Jennifer Garner: Red Carpet Glam at the 2014 Academy Awards

Posted Sunday March 2, 2014 9:53 PM GMT

When it comes to awards shindigs it doesn’t get any bigger than this, and the 86th Academy Awards welcomed Jennifer Garner made her way on the red carpet outside Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre earlier tonight (March 2).

The "Dallas Buyer's Club" beauty smiled for the shutterbugs and stopped for interviews as she navigated through the arrivals area, excited about the evening ahead.

With Ellen DeGeneres handling the hosting duties, this year’s Oscars promises to be both entertaining and inspiring.

Meanwhile, Christian Bale, Bruce Dern, Leonardo DiCaprio, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew McConaughey are all hoping they’ll take home the Best Actor trophy by the time the night is over.

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