The 10 Tightest Oscars Duos
NICOLE RICHIE & JOEL MADDEN
LENNY & ZOE KRAVITZ
What a proud papa! The rockin’ Precious star makes it a family night out with 21-year-old daughter Zoe – who was also Dad’s plus-one at Friday’s Independent Spirit Awards.
MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL & PETER SARSGAARD
On his 39th birthday, Sarsgaard gives his all the Oscar glory for her role in Crazy Heart. “If she wins, my birthday gets postponed,” the supportive hubby said on the red carpet.
MILEY & TISH CYRUS
isn’t shy about hanging with boyfriend Liam Hemsworth, but when it comes to the Academy Awards, she’s all about family. The Last Song star even gushed over Mom’s ink on the red carpet: “She has nice choices in tattoos.”
MO'NIQUE & SIDNEY HICKS
The newly minted Oscar winner made it a point to thank her husband – whom she’s known since she was 14 – during her acceptance speech: “Thank you for showing me that sometimes you have to forego doing what’s popular in order to do what’s right.”
JEREMY RENNER & MOM VALERIE
Even though The Hurt Locker star has been linked to and pal recently, he chose Mom as his date! “He’ll always be my baby boy!” Valerie Cearley gushed about her son – a first-time Best Actor nominee.
ROBIN THICKE & PAULA PATTON
The R&B singer and his Precious wife share more than a red carpet: They’re having a baby boy! Patton, who showed off her bump in a Carolina Herrera gown, got the best compliment from her hubby: “You’re the hottest baby mama around.”
SAM WORTHINGTON & NATALIE MARK
The Avatar hunk and his girlfriend (dressed in the epic blockbuster’s signature blue!) make a close pair walking their first Academy Awards red carpet.
CHARLIZE & GRETA THERON
Can you see the family resemblance? The Oscar winner proves to be a mama’s girl – sticking close to mom Greta on the red carpet after recently returning from a humanitarian trip to their native South Africa.
MARIAH CAREY & NICK CANNON
If there were an award for Best Supporting Spouse, Cannon would be a shoo-in. The TV host has walked nearly every red carpet this season – including the Oscars! – to support and her nominated film, Precious.