People.com Lifestyle Style Angela Bassett Brings the Drama to the 2021 Oscars with Puff-Sleeve Gown The actress, on hand to present at the night's ceremony, made a major statement in her crimson gown By Colleen Kratofil Published on April 25, 2021 10:03 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Chris Pizzello-Pool/Getty Angela Bassett made a grand entrance at the 93rd Academy Awards in a majorly statement-making gown. The actress, who is on-hand to present during the night, arrived in a custom red Alberta Ferretti off-the-shoulder gown with full, draped organza shoulders, a high slit and long train, paired with Christian Louboutin heels, Judith Leiber clutch and accessorized with a Chopard bracket and ring. Bassett has wowed in a voluminous creation before, as her stylist Jennifer Austin reminded fans earlier in the day, sharing a throwback of her bright pink gown from the 2019 Oscars. The 2021 Oscar Nominations: Chadwick Boseman, Andra Day and Carey Mulligan Lead Nominees She has been keeping it playful this awards season, wearing a feathery purple one-shoulder Dolce & Gabbana gown to the 2021 Golden Globes. Todd Williamson/NBC/Getty She sparkled in a glittery sequin Alberta Ferretti suit, Sarah Flint shoes, plus David Yurman and Graziela Gems jewelry for the Critics Choice Awards. Then she went super sexy in a plunging black curve-hugging Graham Cruz gown with gold hardware at the NAACP Image Awards. The actress is on-hand to present during the show, which is celebrating the most diverse class of nominees that the Academy has ever hosted. The 93rd Academy Awards are airing live on Sunday, April 25 at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on ABC.