All of the Emmy Awards Dresses That Are Even More Gorgeous from Behind

These gowns look as good going as they do coming

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Jessica Biel

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channeled Grecian glamour in a heavily draped and glittering Ralph & Russo gown with a low, asymmetrical back.

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Julianne Hough

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wears a Marchesa grecian gown with 3D tulle cherry blossom embroidery and threadwork lines trickling down into a pleated sheer skirt.

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Shailene Woodley

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chose a deep green velvet dress with a low back and doubled criss-cross straps.

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Felicity Huffman

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wears an ice blue Tony Ward lace gown with a long train and sheer open back.

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Nicole Kidman

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wore a red Calvin Klein by Appointment gown with a glittery tie at the neckline, a cutout back, and a full skirt.

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Issa Rae

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in a custom red Vera Wang gown with a low, asymmetrical draped back.

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Ariel Winter

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skips showing her cleavage in a high-neck, double-slit beaded gown that puts her legs on full display.

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Jane Fonda

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saved all her bling for the back, letting her mega-carat diamond and emerald necklace dangle down the center of her scoop-backed, hot pink gown.

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Kiernan Shipka

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wears a soft pink Miu Miu tulle gown with floral embellished spaghetti straps and a matching band at the high waist.

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Tessa Thompson

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was a walking rainbow emoji in this technicolor Rosie Assoulin halterneck gown with two straps across the back.

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Gillian Anderson

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in a red velvet gown with cap sleeves and a cutout black lace back.

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Ruby Modine

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opted for a bright purple gown with a long train, embellished cap sleeves, and a low, sheer open back.

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Zoë Kravitz

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was also feeling the rainbow vibes in this feather-covered Dior Haute Couture gown.

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Sofia Vergara

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wore a white strapless gown with ruching throughout the body and a mermaid skirt.

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Sarah Hyland

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in an ab-baring Zac Posen gown with an all-over autumnal leaf pattern and a slight train.

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Millie Bobby Brown

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also wore Calvin Klein by Appointment, a white strapless dress with a full, voluminous tulle skirt and rhinestone detailing at the waist.

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Tracee Ellis Ross

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sparkled in a sequin-covered silver Chanel dress featuring a U-back cinched with a metallic silver belt and a white feathered skirt.

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Natalia Dyer

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opted for a Kelly green gown with an open back with criss-crossed straps, a full skirt, and long train.

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Sarah Paulson

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shimmers in a silver paillette-covered gown with puff sleeves and a low, open back.

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