Is it simply us, or do the 2001 Oscars really feel like yesterday and likewise one million years in the past all on the identical time?
Chalk it as much as the time warp that was 2020, but it surely’s onerous to consider that precisely 20 years in the past, Hollywood royalty like Kate Hudson, Halle Berry and Jennifer Lopez had been simply starting to trip the wave of their massive breaks.
On the ceremony in 2001, Julia Roberts nabbed her first Academy Award for Erin Brockovich, and Russell Crowe‘s efficiency in Gladiator not solely made him a family identify, however an Oscar winner. The historic blockbuster additionally beat out movie classics like Chocolat, Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Visitors and Erin Brockovich for Finest Image.
And as for the pink carpet, speak in regards to the crème de la crème of early aughts vogue. J.Lo’s utterly sheer, Chanel robe continues to rank among the many Oscars’ most unforgettable style moments, whereas Björk’s notorious swan costume (fairly actually) ruffled feathers.