Emmys red carpet 2021: See all the best-dressed stars from TV's big night

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Attention all fashion fans: The red carpet is back! The Emmy Awards red carpet is back in full force in 2021 with all of TV's hottest stars showing off their Sunday finest.

Find your favorite celebrity in our list of all the must-see looks.

Kaley Cuoco

Kaley Cuoco Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Kaley Cuoco Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

"The Big Bang Theory" star is making a big splash in a Vera Wang neon yellow dress with a dramatic front slit and ruffle spaghetti straps.

Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Yara Shahidi Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

By wearing an eye-catching bright emerald color, Yara Shahidi takes a classic Dior gown and brings it into 2021.

Mandy Moore

Mandy Moore Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Mandy Moore Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Looking every bit the princess, the "This Is Us" star proves that you don't need a ton of embellishments to sparkle on the red carpet.

Elizabeth Olsen

Elizabeth Olsen Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Elizabeth Olsen Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

It's a sibling affair for Elizabeth Olsen! The "WandaVision" star shows simplicity can be stunning in a dress by The Row, designed by her sisters Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen.

Anya Taylor-Joy

Anya Taylor-Joy Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Anya Taylor-Joy Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

"The Queen's Gambit" star is pure glamour in a pale dress with long yellow cape and an old Hollywood updo.

Kerry Washington

Kerry Washington Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Kerry Washington Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

In a silky lavender gown paired with a waist-hugging corset and red lip, Kerry Washington is never afraid to take a risk — and always knows how to make it work.

Jason Sudeikis

Jason Sudeikis Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Jason Sudeikis Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

As Ted Lasso might say, "That guy is looking sharper than a No. 2 pencil on the first day of school." In soft blue velvet and an oversized bow tie, Jason Sudeikis is looking a lot sleeker than his TV counterpart.

Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Taraji P. Henson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Sparkly, sheer and covered in what looks like white paint splashes, Taraji P. Henson's dress is truly a work of art.

Michaela Coel

Michaela Coel Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)
Michaela Coel Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)

The creator and star of "I May Destroy You" looks cool as ever in a neon yellow two-piece with perfectly matched pumps.

Sarah Paulson

Sarah Paulson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)
Sarah Paulson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)

Dramatic puffy sleeves and a matching lip take Sarah Paulson's red gown to the next level.

Jean Smart

Jean Smart Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Jean Smart Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Jean Smart had quite the year, starring in two of the most popular shows of the year: "Hacks" and "Mare of Easttown." She looked every bit the star in a sleek and sheer black dress with just the right amount of bling.

Cynthia Erivo

Cynthis Erivo Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Cynthis Erivo Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Cynthia Erivo plays the legendary Aretha Franklin in the latest season of "Genius" and the fashion icon is well on her way to legendary status herself.

Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys

Keri Russell Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Keri Russell Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

"The Americans" co-stars and real-life couple made a dashing entrance at the Emmys in classic red carpet fare of a sparkly gown and sharp tux.

Emma Corrin

Emma Corrin Emmys red carpet 2021 (David M. Benett / Dave Benett/Getty Images for Net)
Emma Corrin Emmys red carpet 2021 (David M. Benett / Dave Benett/Getty Images for Net)

Emma Corrin, who starred as Princess Diana in the Netflix hit "The Crown," is taking her personal fashion in a decidedly more bold direction than her character.

Kathryn Hahn

Kathryn Hahn Emmy Awards 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Kathryn Hahn Emmy Awards 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The "WandaVision" star is a vision in a menswear-inspired Lanvin jumpsuit with a big and bold belt.

Beanie Feldstein

Beanie Feldstein Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Beanie Feldstein Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

She may be starring in a show set in the '90s ("Impeachment: American Crime Story"), but Beanie Feldstein's Emmys look is straight out of the '70s with peach pleats and sky-high platforms.

Amber Ruffin

Amber Ruffin Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Amber Ruffin Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The late night host sparkled in periwinkle and an elegant updo on the red carpet.

Billy Porter

Billy Porter Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)
Billy Porter Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)

Strike a pose! "Cinderella" star Billy Porter knows the power of a fashion moment in a dramatic, all-black look with perfectly placed jewels.

Issa Rae

Issa Rae Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Issa Rae Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The "Insecure" star is a fashion knight in shining armor in this chainmail-like silver dress.

Tracee Ellis Ross

Tracee Ellis Ross Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)
Tracee Ellis Ross Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)

Is it just us or is Tracee Ellis Ross channeling her famous mom, Diana Ross, in this effortless elegant, red sparkly dress?

Nicole Byer

Nicole Byers Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Nicole Byers Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

As the hilarious host of "Nailed It!" Nicole Byer is usually laughing over a failed attempt at a cake but at the Emmys she's all glamour in a violet-hued gown by Christian Siriano.

Gillian Anderson

Gillian Anderson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Gareth Cattermole / Getty Images)
Gillian Anderson Emmys red carpet 2021 (Gareth Cattermole / Getty Images)

"The Crown" star was having fun with fringe in a two-piece, midriff-baring number with silver accents.

Beth Behrs

Beth Behrs Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Beth Behrs Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The "2 Broke Girls" star looks like a million bucks in this light-as-a-feather, pale pink gown.

Seth Rogen

Seth Rogen Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Seth Rogen Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Who says men have to wear black? Seth Rogen took a bolder choice with a tuxedo that's full of fall colors.

Angela Bassett

Angela Bassett Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Angela Bassett Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The "9-1-1" star brought the energy with an electrifying pink ruffle along her classic black column gown.

Sophia Bush

Sophia Bush Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)
Sophia Bush Emmys red carpet 2021 (Chris Pizzello / AP)

Sophia Bush looks perfectly sweet in a blush pink gown with cap sleeves.

Bowen Yang

Bowen Yang Emmys 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Bowen Yang Emmys 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

The "SNL" star looks dapper from head-to-toe, but his sky-high silver platform shoes are definitely a highlight.

Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Kate Winslet Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

This bona fide star of the silver screen took her talents to the small screen in the smash hit "Mare of Easttown." Now she's attending the Emmys in a sophisticated and sleek black dress with sheer flutter sleeves.

Aidy Bryant

Aidy Bryant Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Aidy Bryant Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Aidy Bryant's personal style could be described as fun and flirty with just the right amount of quirky — and she nails it again in an olive green dress with sparkly red accessories.

Samira Wiley

Samira Wiley Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Samira Wiley Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

"The Handmaid's Tale" star Samira Wiley is taking the classic suit into eveningwear with this sparkly and fun look.

Jennifer Coolidge

Jennifer Coolidge Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Jennifer Coolidge Emmys red carpet 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Jennifer Coolidge plays a splashy character on HBO's hit "The White Lotus," but the actress is going for a more subdued and sophisticated Christian Siriano look.

Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones

The actors are Hollywood royalty and they certainly look like it in their timeless looks for the awards show.

Rita Wilson

Rita Wilson Emmy Awards 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)
Rita Wilson Emmy Awards 2021 (Rich Fury / Getty Images)

Could Rita Wilson look any cooler? This shiny and sparkly black Tom Ford suit is anything but simple.

Olivia Colman

Olivia Colman Emmys red carpet 2021 (PETER Nicholls / Reuters)
Olivia Colman Emmys red carpet 2021 (PETER Nicholls / Reuters)

Olivia Colman is a queen — both on and off the small screen, where she stars in "The Crown."

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