Anne Hathaway’s Oscars Dress Dilemma Was Down To Amanda Seyfried’s Gown

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  • The real reason behind Anne Hathaway’s Valentino snub at the Oscars has been revealed

    Anne Hathaway caused red carpet controversy at the Oscars last month when she shunned a dress from her long-term friend, Valentino, in favour of a pink Prada column number. She was then forced to issue a public apology to Valentino explaining her choice.

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    But now, the real reason behind her fashion move has been revealed as the MailOnline report that the fashion culprit was Anne’s Les Miserables co-star Amanda Seyfried and her Alexander McQueen dress.

    Anne’s statement read: ‘It came to my attention late that there would be a dress worn to the Oscars that is remarkably similar to the Valentino I had intended to wear, and so I decided it was best for all involved to change my plans.’

    Initially was unknown as to which dress, and which star, the Oscar-winner was referring to but now it has emerged that Amanda Seyfried’s Alexander McQueen dress was deemed too similar to the Valentino gown intended for Anne.

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    Amanda’s lilac dress was embellished with silver dragonfly embroidery with a halter neck and keyhole detail. Anne’s Valentino gown featured similar silver embroidery but had large flowers over a pale purple hue and had a high neck.

    In the wake of these reports, Amanda ended the dress drama over the weekend as she tweeted her support posting: ‘Fact: I love you Anne!’

    What do you think? Was Anne right to change her dress because her co-star had a similar frock? Share your thoughts below.

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