People.com Lifestyle Style The Most Amazing Oscar Red Carpet Run-Ins Halle Berry takes Quvenzhané Wallis under her wing, Adele trades compliments with Jennifer Aniston and more star encounters By Kiran Hefa Published on February 25, 2013 02:00 AM Share Tweet Pin Email 01 of 08 TALL ORDER Joe Klamar/AFP/Getty Talk about someone to look up to! Best Actress nominee Quvenzhané Wallis chats up previous winner on the red carpet. 02 of 08 WITHIN REACH John Shearer/Invision/AP Later, the popular 9-year-old gets a hand from PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive . 03 of 08 BLONDE BOND-SHELL John Shearer/Invision/AP Is there anyone who doesn’t love ? The Best Original Song nominee (for “Skyfall”) scores some face time with famous fans and Justin Theroux. 04 of 08 GIVE 'EM A HAND Christopher Polk/Getty From one girl to another! and steal a moment to do some last-minute primping before walking the red carpet. 05 of 08 ALL THAT GLITTERS Christopher Polk/Getty Perhaps getting a head start on her musical performance, Les Misérables star belts out something to Best Actress nominee delight. 06 of 08 FIRST & FOREMOST Lucy Nicholson/Reuters/Landov Ever the gentleman, Argo star Bryan Cranston lets Django Unchained’s Kerry Washington take the spotlight on the Oscars red carpet. 07 of 08 BEST MEN George Pimentel/Getty Best Actor nominee picks the mind of eventual winner Christoph Waltz – for speech tips, perhaps? – before entering the Dolby Theatre. 08 of 08 WORKING GIRLS John Shearer/Invision/AP Go team! Kristin Chenoweth and Kelly Rowland share an excited handhold before serving as hosts for ABC’s Oscars pre-show.