Serena Williams looks stunning in black gown at Oscars 2019

Serena Williams at Oscars 2019. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Feb 25, 2019, 08.42 AM (IST)

Tennis star Serena Williams appeared at the 2019 Academy Awards wearing a red and black gown. Her bodice featured a ruby-red shimmer that complemented the glamorous ceremony that the world knows as Oscars. 

She completed her look with diamond drop earrings. 

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At the ceremony, Serena introduced the film 'A Star Is Born', which was nominated among the films up for Best Picture at the Oscars. 

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While discussing the movies, she said, "When we are young, we all have dreams of what we can accomplish in life." 

"Having the dream is easy. Making it come true is hard," Serena added. 

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Released in 2018, 'A Star Is Born' is an American film produced and directed by Bradley Cooper. 

It features Cooper, Lady Gaga, Dave Chappelle, Andrew Dice Clay and Sam Elliott. 

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Serena Williams read the nomination for 'A Star is Born' among the films up for Best Picture at the Oscars.