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The best red carpet looks as 2024’s Cannes Film Festival opens | Ents & Arts News

Greta Gerwig, Meryl Streep and Lea Seydoux led the way on the Cannes Film Festival red carpet on Tuesday night as Hollywood’s annual trip to the French Riviera got under way.

The two-week long festival will see premieres, parties and news conferences take place as some of the most hotly-anticipated films of 2024 are debuted.

Barbie writer and director Gerwig is president of this year’s Cannes jury – who will decide which movie wins the prestigious Palme d’Or.

Read more: The Cannes 2024 films to look out for

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Tuesday night’s festivities included the official opening ceremony and the premiere of French film Le Deuxieme Acte, or The Second Act.

Gerwig was also joined on the red carpet by the likes of Lily Gladstone, Jane Fonda and Heidi Klum.

See all the best looks from the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival’s opening night below.

Greta Gerwig poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" at Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 14, 2024 Pic: Reuters
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Greta Gerwig’s Barbie era is over – the Cannes judge swaps bright pink for burgundy sequins. Pic: Reuters

Lea Seydoux attending Le Deuxieme Acte (The Second Act) screening and opening ceremony red carpet during the 77th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France. Picture date: Tuesday May 14, 2024. Pic: PA
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No Time To Die’s Lea Seydoux brings the glitz in a sequinned gown. Pic: PA

Meryl Streep poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" (The Second Act) in Cannes, France, May 14, 2024. Pic: Reuters
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Meryl Streep sports sunnies and a flowing white dress. Pic: Reuters

Breaking Bad actor Giancarlo Esposito looked dapper as he sported a black bow tie and hat. Pic: Invision/AP
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Breaking Bad actor Giancarlo Esposito looked dapper as he sported a black bow tie and hat. Pic: Invision/AP

Jane Fonda poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" in Cannes, France, May 14, 2024. Pic: Reuters
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Jane Fonda dons a black suit with sequinned detailing as she poses on the red carpet. Pic: Reuters

Jury member of the 77th Cannes Film Festival Lily Gladstone poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" (The Second Act) in Cannes, France, May 14, 2024. Pic: Reuters
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Lily Gladstone also received the glitter memo and dons a shimmering gown. Pic: Reuters

Messi, the dog from the film "Anatomie d'une chute" (Anatomy of a Fall), who is getting his own TV show at Cannes, poses on the red carpet before guest arrivals for the opening ceremony at the 77th Cannes Film Festival. Pic: Reuters
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Messi – the breakout star of Anatomy Of A Fall – threatens to steal the show, after doing so at the Oscars. Pic: Reuters

Valkyrie actor Matthias Schweighöfer also wore a bow tie and a black suit. Pic: Future Image/Cover Images/AP
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Valkyrie actor Matthias Schweighöfer also wore a bow tie and a black suit. Pic: Future Image/Cover Images/AP

Heidi Klum poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" (The Second Act) Pic: Reuters
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Heidi Klum in a red off-the-shoulder dress with a train. Pic: Reuters

Eva Green attending Le Deuxieme Acte (The Second Act) screening and opening ceremony red carpet during the 77th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France. Picture date: Tuesday May 14, 2024. Pic: PA
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Casino Royale star Eva Green sports a beehive ‘do and strapless gown as she joins her fellow Bond star. Pic: PA

Helena Christensen poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony at Cannes Pic: Reuters
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Legendary supermodel Helena Christensen goes for a sculpted look complete with a cape. Pic: Reuters

Lupin star Omar Sy opted for a white suit and black tie. Pic: Invision/AP
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Lupin star Omar Sy opted for a white suit and black tie. Pic: Invision/AP

Juliette Binoche poses on the red carpet during arrivals for the opening ceremony and the screening the film "Le deuxieme acte" Pic: Reuters
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Juliette Binoche waves to the crowds of fans. Pic: Reuters

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