Every year like clockwork, the cream of the Hollywood crop will converge at the Dolby Theatre to participate in the Academy Awards which celebrates the best of artistic and technical merit in the film industry. This time of celebration also represents as a golden opportunity for the distinguished guests and nominees to make a bold fashion statement during their glorious stroll down the crimson carpet, which often includes pairing the right luxury timepiece to match one’s outfit. Here’s a look at some of the most impressive high-end Swiss watches that made their mark during the 91st Academy Awards.
Actor Michael B. Jordan made a big impression on this year’s red carpet scene. Dressed in a blue velvet jacket by Tom Ford, the Piaget International Brand Ambassador had the time of his life wearing a Piaget Polo Tourbillion timepiece in white gold set with diamonds which he paired with two full paved diamond white gold Possession rings and two Limelight Couture Précieuse Brooches.
American director Spike Lee was all smiles as he accepted the ‘Best Adapted Screenplay’ award for his movie, BlacKkKlansman. Spotted on his wrist during this pivotal moment was the Reverso Classic Medium Duoface Small Seconds timepiece from Jaeger-LeCoultre. The director also received an award in the same category at the recent British Academy Film Awards (BAFTA).
Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos looked absolutely dashing in his sombre suit which he paired with a Master Ultra Thin Moon timepiece from Jaeger-LeCoultre. The director of the film The Favourite was a nominee for Best Motion Picture of the Year and Best Achievement in Directing.
British musician Mark Ronson, who snagged the Best Original Song award for Shallow, struck a candid pose for the cameras while sporting a L.U.C 1937 Classic timepiece from Chopard which he paired with matching rose gold and onyx cufflinks.