Actress Halle Berry, who is a former Best Actress winner, was one of the presenters at this year's ceremony. After the show, Berry appeared at the 2009 Vanity Fair Oscar party.
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No Academy Awards event is complete without the march down the red carpet and the 81st annual awards ceremony was no different, with stars as far as the eye and cameras could see.
Hugh Jackman hosted the star-studded night, filled with musical performances, teary acceptance speeches, and many gold statues — have a look.