Cate Blanchett  has been the gift that keeps on giving this award season, and her appearance at the Oscars in LA on Sunday was no exception. After cheering on her fellow actors throughout most of the show, Cate's big moment finally came when she discovered she'd won the best actress award for her performance in Blue Jasmine. The trophy will have good company at Cate's home — the actress won her first Oscar in 2005 for her performance in The Aviator
Before heading in for the show, Cate showed off her arms in a romantic cap-sleeved Armani gown on the red carpet. Cate made time for a smiley moment with Jennifer Lawrence , who caught up with the actress on her way in. Be sure to vote in our fashion and beauty polls , and join us for our live Oscars coverage .