Maria Menounos Oscars 2012

February 27 [Mon], 2012, 15:27
Sure, sure, the Oscars are meant for honoring the greatest achievements of the movie industry, but every fashionista knows it's all about the dresses. Who can forget Gwyneth Paltrow's pink ball gown or Halle Berry's sheer Elie Saab masterpiece? For the 84th Academy Awards, Maria Menounos stole the spotlight in a Maria Lucia Hohan gown.Maria channeled a Grecian goddess in the mint green chiffon dress. She added shine with Jacob & Co. diamonds and a romantic loose bun.

The 84th Annual Academy Awards were held February 26, 2012 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. While we missed the fantastic wardrobe changes of Anne Hathaway, Billy Crystal charmed (for his 9th turn) as host of the soiree.Awards will be presented on the big screen and in Port Angeles and Sequim today during Oscar night celebrations.

North Olympic Peninsula residents can dress up and attend “Hollywood Nights,” Port Angeles' Academy Awards celebration, and Sequim's “A Night at the Oscars.The fourth annual “Hollywood Nights” dinner and Oscar-viewing party will begin at 4 p.m. at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 W. Fourth St., Port Angeles.

In Sequim, Readers Theatre Plus is hosting “A Night at the Oscars” beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the Elks Club, 143 Port Williams Road.Tickets were $60 to the Olympic Medical Center Foundation benefit in Port Angeles, while they were $35 for the Sequim benefit for the Sequim-Shiso Sister City Association.