The Governors Ball Is the First Stop on the Oscar Afterparty Train

After the Academy Awards, Wolfgang Puck cooks up a meal for hungry movie-industry insiders at the year’s most A-list party: the Governors Ball!

The night’s winners, nominees, presenters, and performers mingled at the annual affair, with the lucky ones clinging to their golden statues. Whether you gave an acceptance speech or not, we’re sure a glass of celebratory champagne is welcomed! This year, the 1,500 guests at the Ray Dolby Ballroom enjoyed a performance by John Legend, 50 dishes prepared by the celebrity chef, and decorations inspired by the theme “transcendent wonder of nature.” It’s the traditional, must-stop afterparty of award season, with guests Angelina JolieBrad PittPortia de Rossi, and the night’s host, Ellen DeGeneres stopping by.

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