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Emmy Awards 2019: The red carpet looks in pictures

Mandy Moore, Maisie Williams and RuPaul Image copyright Getty/EPA
Image caption L-R: Mandy Moore, Maisie Williams and RuPaul

The brightest stars in television gathered in Los Angeles on Sunday night for the 71st annual Primetime Emmy Awards.

But before the ceremony had even kicked off, there had already been enough glitz, glamour and glitter on the red carpet to power an episode of Strictly Come Dancing.

Here's a round-up of some of the most eye-catching suits and dresses.

(Disclaimer: The red carpet wasn't actually red this year, it was purple.)

Jodie Comer Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Killing Eve star Jodie Comer won the award for leading drama actress
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Sandra Oh Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption She had faced competition in the category from her own co-star Sandra Oh
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Sterling K Brown Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Leading drama actor nominee Sterling K Brown brought the red to the red carpet
Bob Odenkirk Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Better Call Saul star Bob Odenkirk was also nominated for leading drama actor
Phoebe Waller-Bridge Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Phoebe Waller-Bridge's comedy series Fleabag won four awards in total
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Betty Gilpin Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Glow's Betty Gilpin was nominated for best supporting comedy actress
Laverne Cox Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox waved to fans
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RuPaul Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption RuPaul's Drag Race won the award for outstanding reality competition series
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Mandy Moore Image copyright EPA
Image caption This Is Us star Mandy Moore was nominated for leading drama actress
Gwendoline Christie Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie was nominated for best supporting drama actress
Lena Headey, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption She faced competition from her co-stars Lena Headey, Maisie Williams and Sophie Turner (but Julia Garner ended up winning for Ozark)
Alfie Allen Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Brit actor Alfie Allen, was among the nominees for supporting drama actor for Game of Thrones
Jameela Jamil Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption The Good Place star Jameela Jamil was among the other British stars who walked the red carpet
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The Emmy Awards took place Sunday night at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

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