Celebrity Wrist Watch: Oscar Weekend 2012
The 84th Annual Academy Awards, the film industry’s biggest spectacle, took place last night in Hollywood. Like every year, many of your favorite watch brands were represented on the wrists of the celebrity nominees and guests, and some brands even sponsored lavish movie-industry events prior to the awards ceremony. Here’s a compilation of horological highlights from Tinseltown’s most star-studded weekend…
"The Artist" director Michel Hazavanicius times his acceptance speech for Best Picture on his Chopard watch.
Best Actor winner Jean Dujardin of "The Artist" poses with his Jaeger-LeCoultre Memovox Tribute to Deep Sea.
Oscar-winning "Hugo" director Martin Scorsese was honored at a Film Foundation event hosted by watchmaker Richard Mille and Vanity Fair magazine. Left to right: Richard Mille, Helen Scorsese, Martin Scorsese, and Vanity Fair's Graydon Carter.
Actor Gary Oldman (Oscar nominated for "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy") arrives on the red carpet with wife Alexandra Edenborough, wearing a Piaget Rectangle à l’Ancienne in white gold.
Germany's A. Lange & Söhne co-hosted a dinner honoring the Sony Pictures Classics Oscar nominees. Left to right: Actor Michael Sheen of "Midnight in Paris," producer Letty Aronson, Sony Corp. president and CEO Sir Howard Stringer, Lange North American president Gaetan Guillosson and Sony Pictures Classics co-founder Tom Bernard.