White House Correspondents Dinner‎: A Star-Studded Affair

Posted Saturday May 1, 2010 11:31 PM GMT

Making for quite the stylish spectacle, the stars were all dressed up and out in full force for the annual White House Correspondents dinner in Washington, DC on Saturday evening (May 1).

Leading the proceedings, US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama made a grand entrance at the White House’s social event of the year.

As for the celebrities turning up, beautiful gals such as Kim Kardashian, Jessica Alba, Scarlett Johansson, Jessica Simpson, Demi Lovato, Mariska Hargitay, Michelle Pfieffer and Gabourey Sidibe were all on-hand.

Also joining in on the Washington, DC fete were established show business names including Jay Leno, Michael Douglas and Larry King, as well as the ever-so-popular teen musicians the Jonas Brothers and Justin Bieber.

With Leno acting as the featured speaker, the night saw seventeen local students receiving $132,000 in college scholarships from the WHCA to pursue careers in journalism.

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