Best supporting girlfriend! Radiant Zoe Saldana stands by her man Bradley Cooper at party for his critically acclaimed new film
His new movie Silver Linings Playbook looks set to rake in the trophies when awards season rolls around.
And one person who couldn’t be prouder of Bradley Cooper is his girlfriend Zoe Saldana, who was on his arm at a party to celebrate the film on Friday.
The handsome actor turned heads in a classic grey suit, white shirt and tie at the star-studded special event hosted by Lexus and Purity Vodka at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles.
Classy combo: Bradley Cooper brought his gorgeous girlfriend Zoe Saldana to a party for his latest film Silver Linings Playbook at L.A.’s Chateau Marmont on Friday
Meanwhile slender Zoe looked magnificent in a brown polka dot slip dress with spaghetti straps along with sleek black heels.
The 34-year-old Avatar star wore her hair in a luxuriant knot and accessorised her outfit with large hoop earrings.
It’s no surprise that Bradley was beaming from ear to ear at the prospect of having the beauty at his side for most of the evening.
Glowing: Zoe radiated warmth in her brown and white polka dot slip dress paired with sleek black heels
Triumphant: Bradley and Zoe posed with the film’s smiling director, David O. Russell, who said the actor has ‘good bad-guy energy for the part… You’re not sure where he’s coming from’
Star couple: Diane Lane and husband Josh Brolin attended the party and acted lovey dovey all evening
The 37-year-old Philadelphia-born actor is riding high at the moment.
His critically acclaimed film – about the quirky relationship between a former mental patient and a mysterious girl – garnered the most Spirit Award nominations for the 2013 ceremony with five nods including best lead actor and best picture.
Bradley rubbed elbows with a host of other celebrities including Josh Brolin and Diane Lane, who looked lovey dovey in casual jeans and leather jackets.
Ravishing: Naomi Watts was a vision in her sage green Stella McCartney dress and Valentino shoes
Dressing up and down: The film’s Julia Stiles was a marvel in her zigzag frock, while party guest Michelle Rodriguez went casual in black trousers and leather jacket
What a hunk: True Blood star Alexander Skarsgard wore an understated plaid shirt and grey jeans
Its Mrs Brady! Florence Henderson of TV’s classic Brady Bunch was flanked by the film’s Chris Tucker and director Russell, and seemed to be enjoying herself very well
Julia Stiles, who also stars in the movie, stood out wearing a orange, brown, black and green number that tested one’s sense of direction and clutching a simple black handbag.
Naomi Watts was a vision in her sage green Stella McCartney dress which she paired well with neutral Valentino shoes and a Maiyet clutch, according to Just Jared.
Actress Michelle Rodriguez, who has been spotted in Los Angeles shooting her latest action flick The Fast and the Furious 6, was comfortably chic in skinny black trousers, high black boots, red top and brown leather jacket, with a ivory wrap casually tossed around her shoulders.
Ripped: Minnie Driver flashed her muscles in her comfy tank shirt and red jeans combo
What a pair: Funny man Jim Carrey and Oscar winning actress Jane Fonda must have had a lot of great stories to share at the bash
Two legends: Actor Robert De Niro, who has a role in Silver Linings Playbook, chatted with screenwriter Nancy Meyers, who penned Something’s Gotta Give and It’s Complicated among other greats
Other party guests included Jim Carrey, Jane Fonda and Minnie Driver, as well as veteran actor Robert De Niro, who also stars in the movie.
Even Florence ‘Brady Bunch’ Henderson stepped out for the evening’s festivity, happy to mingle with the film’s Chris Tucker and director David O. Russell.
‘I welcome to surprise my film audiences with a performance they don’t see coming, and then turn out an actor’s skill in new ways,’ Russell said, adding that the film ‘is emotional. It dares to be romantic, but is still funny.’
A show of hands: Bradley hightailed it to Santa Barbara, California on Saturday where De Niro received the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival
Gangs all here: Bradley and his director were so proud to support De Niro get this achievement; also pictured are De Niro’s wife Grace Hightower and producer Janet Grillo
Bradley, the director said, had ‘good bad-guy energy for the part… Bad guys are interesting… You’re not sure where he’s coming from.’
On Saturday, the whirlwind continued with Bradley and Russell pushing on to scenic Santa Barbara to support De Niro who picked up the Kirk Douglas Award for Excellence in Film at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival.
This time, Bradley, looking a wee bit tired around the eyes, perhaps from the previous night’s festivities, wore a cool blue suit, white shirt and no tie, preferring the casual open neck look.
Casually chic: Bradley wore a blue suit and white shirt, but left the tie at home