Brunette bombshells! Selena Gomez and Lea Michele show off their enviable legs at the Teen Choice Awards
09:13 GMT, 23 July 2012
Some of the biggest stars in the entertainment industry dolled up tonight for the Teen Choice Awards.
And the teen idols were led by Selena Gomez who was pretty in pink, sporting a slinky Dsquared2 magenta dress.
The singer and actress was celebrating her 20th birthday by spending the evening at the bash.
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Pins on parade: Selena Gomez (L) and Lea Michele both showed off their enviable legs at the Teen Choice Awards
Glee’s Lea Michele followed suit and shimmered in a shiny silver dress, showing off her enviable legs.
The fitted frock clung to the 25-year-old’s slender frame and she sported matching platform pumps.
The structured dress boasted a rose
petal effect which made for an arresting sight as Lea struck a series of
poses upon her arrival.
Following suit: As Lea shimmered in silver, Nina Dobrev revealed her figure in a split teal dress
Pretty in pink: Selena Gomez looked stunning in her slinky Dsquared2 dress and cream sandals while her beau Justin Bieber kept things casual
Sister act: Kendall (L) Jenner went for gothic glamour while Kylie opted for a short and sweet dress
Diaries star Nina Dobrev also sported a strapless creation for the
awards bash and revealed her pins.
actress, 23, donned a strapless teal dress which had a very racy split
up one side, teaming the frock with gold strappy sandals.
Both of the brunette bombshells left
their flowing chestnut tresses loose for their glamorous evening looks,
although Nina also braided a couple of skinny plaits into her hair.
Futuristic frock: Demi Lovato, who is hosting the awards show, looked stunning in canary and silver
Nice and naughty: Taylor Swift (L) chose a Grecian style dress while Nikki Reed took the plunge in black
Shady ladies: Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi looked loved up and both sported sunglasses to the bash
Lea is up for Choice TV actress in
the comedy category, while Nina is hoping to scoop the same award in the
fantasy/sci fi section.
While the girls let their stunning looks turn heads on the red carpet, other stars had to opt for more creative approaches.
Weeds star Justin Kirk arrived with an adorable monkey casually perched on his shoulder.
Lovato, who is hosting the show, looked fantastic in a futuristic
patterned dress in canary and silver hues which also boasted a feather
Prom princesses: Hayden Panettiere (L) sparkled in a pink frock and matching shoes while Zooey Deschanel chose cobalt blue
Monkeying around: Weeds star Justin Kirk certainly turned heads when he arrived with a monkey on his shoulder
Wild things: Victoria Justice (L) made for an arresting sight in leopard print as Ashley Benson was racy in lace
Pop stars: (L-R) Carly Rae Jepsen, Rebecca Black and JoJo all strutted their stuff on the red carpet
Meanwhile her co-host Kevin McHale teamed a monochrome shirt with camouflage trousers.
Taylor Swift appeared to have been inspired by Grecian goddesses for her look and showed up in a floaty cream number.
Hayden Panettiere and Zooey Deschanel
both looked like they were going to prom in their pretty dress, with
the Nashville actress in glittering pink and the New Girl star in cobalt
Together again: (L-R) Tom Dumont, Adrian Young, Gwen Stefani and musician Tony Ashwin Kanal arrived ahead of their performance
Short and sweet: Jordin Sparks (L) and Miranda Cosgrove also decided to show off their slender pins
Party people: (L-R) New Girl star Hannah Simone, Jonas LA's Chelsea Kane and Dance Moms coach Abby Lee Miller
Sister, sister: Child stars Tia (L) and Tamera Mowry showed off their different styles and Tamera rubbed her baby bump
Candy-coloured and sparkles were popular on the vivid pink carpet, but the ladylike vibe that's permeated the last season was evident, too.
British rose Cat Deeley shone with a simple look, all sleek hair and pastel lips.
Zoe Saldana and Troian Bellisario were pretty in cocktail dresses in grown-up hues.
British rose: Cat Deeley looked pretty as she beamed at fans and photographers
Elegant: Zoe Saldana and Troian Bellisario both opted for ladylike gowns in delicate hues
Bieber's broads: Justin posed with Portia De Rossi and Ellen Degeneres in the LA sunshine
Actresses Lucy Hales and Shay Mitchell were fruity in orange and yellow mini dresses respectively.
Justin Bieber stuck to khaki and enjoyed hobnobbing with stars like Portia De Rossi and Ellen Degeneres.
Zac Efron also went with an army green, and looked like he wanted to get straight away on his surf board trophy.
Prep team: Lea Michele tweeted a photo which showed her glamorous getting ready process
Tangy: Actresses Lucy Hale and Shay Mitchell were edible in orange and yellow minidresses
Everybody's surfing now: Zac Efron looked happy with his award
Jersey Shore's Pauly D stuck to his guido boy uniform of black T-shirt jeans and chain.
Ashley Rickards embraced the current, and youth friendly, trend for neon in a figure-hugging dress.
While Bella Thorne dazzled in shimming nude tones.
A bit of shimmer: Lea Michelle and Cat Deeley shone as brightly as the sun in their shiny items, though Lea's look was more successful
Jersey Shore uniform: Pauly D stuck to his usual attire for the big event
Best foot forward: Ashley Rickards and Bella Thorne looked lovely in their fitted outfits
Surfer dudess: Taylor looks like she knows her way around a board
Having a ball: Debby Ryan and Spencer Boldman and Ariana Grande were along to join in the fun, too
The Teen Choice Awards 2012: THE WINNERS
Ultimate Choice: KristenStewart, Robert Pattinson, Taylor Lautner
Choice Movie, Romance: Twilight, Breaking Dawn, Part One
Choice Movie Actor, Drama: Zac Efron
Choice Movie Actor, Romance: Zac Efron
Choice Movie Actress, Romance: Kristen Stewart
Choice Movie Drama: The Lucky One
Choice Movie, Comedy: 21 Jump Street
Choice Movie Actress, Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Jennifer Lawrence
Choice Movie Actor, Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Josh Hutcherson
Choice Summer Female Movie Star: Kristen Stewart
Choice Summer Male Movie Star: Chris Hemsworth
Choice Male Scene Stealer: Liam Hemsworth
Choice Villain: Alexander Ludwig
Choice Actress, Comedy: Emma Stone
Choice Actress Drama: Emma Stone
Choice Breakout In a Movie: Rihanna
Choice Hissy Fit: Charlize Theron
Choice Movie of the Summer, Comedy or Music: Katy Perry’s Part Of Me
Choice Movie Romance: The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1
Choice Movie Actress, Romance: Kristen Stewart
Choice Female Artist: Taylor Swift
Choice Male Artist: Justin Bieber
Choice Female Country Artist: Taylor Swift
Choice Single by a Female Artist: Taylor Swift – Eyes Open
Choice Country song: Taylor Swift – Sparks Fly
Choice Movie Voice: Taylor Swift as Audrey (The Lorax)
Choice Music Group: Selena Gomez and the Scene
Choice Summer Male Music Star: Justin Bieber
Choice Summer Female Music Star: Demi Lovato
Choice Breakup Song: Payphone by Maroon 5
Choice Breakout Artist: Carly Rae Jepsen
Choice Summer Song: Carly Rae Jepsen- Call Me Maybe
Choice Summer Music Star Group: One Direction
Choice Music Breakout Group: One Direction
Choice Love Song: One Direction, What Makes You Beautiful
Choice TV Show, Sci Fi/Fantasy: The Vampire Diaries
Choice TV Show, Drama: Pretty Little Liars
Choice TV Show, Comedy: Glee
Choice TV Actor, Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Ian Somerhalder
Choice TV Actress, Sci-Fi/Fantasy: Nina Dobrev
Choice TV Actor, Drama: Ian Harding
Choice TV Actress, Drama: Lucy Hale
Choice TV Male Scene Stealer: Michael Trevino
Choice TV Female Scene Stealer: Candice Accola
Choice TV Actor Action: Adam Rodriguez
Choice TV Actress, Comedy: Lea Michele
Choice TV Actor, Comedy: Chris Colfer
Choice Summer TV Star Male: Tyler Posey
Choice Summer TV Star Female: Troian Bellisario
Choice TV Breakout Star Female: Hannah Simone
Choice TV Reality Star: Pauly D
Choice Hotties: Miley Cyrus & Ian Somerhalder
Choice Comedian: Ellen DeGeneres
Choice Web Star: Sophia Grace & Rosie
Acuvue Inspire Award: Miranda Cosgrove
Choice Male Fashion Icon: Justin Bieber
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