While most celebrities bring hot significant others to award shows, some stars prefer to hit the red carpet with family members . And for many of Hollywood's hottest actors, it's all about the moms. Stars from Tom Cruise  to Johnny Depp  to Ryan Gosling  have turned the Oscars into bring your mother to work date night. And just last year, Chris Evans and Bradley Cooper  and brought their moms along. See some of the cutest mother-son duos to hit the red carpet at the over the years when you keep reading.
Bradley Cooper, 2013
Bradley Cooper  brought his adorable mom Gloria Campano as his date to the Oscars in 2013.
Chris Evans, 2013
Chris Evans and his mom, Lisa, arrived at the Academy Awards together in 2013.
Brad Pitt, 2012
Brad was joined by mom Jane on the red carpet.
Jonah Hill, 2012
Jonah Hill  was accompanied by his mom, Sharon Lyn.
Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, 1998
Good Will Hunting duo Matt Damon  and Ben Affleck  brought their moms, Nancy Carlsson-Paige and Christine Anne Boldt, to the 1998 Oscars.
Javier Bardem, 2008
Javier kissed his mom Pilar at the 2008 Oscars.
Tom Cruise, 1990
Tom walked the Academy Awards red carpet in 1990 with his mother, Mary Lee Mapother.
Colin Farrell, 2008
Colin Farrell 's mom Rita chated with her son at the Oscars in 2008.
Justin Timberlake, 2011
Justin Timberlake  was arm in arm with his mom, Lynn Harless, at the 2011 Oscars.
Ryan Gosling, 2007
Ryan has said he was raised by his mom and sister , Donna and Mandi, so it's no surprise he brought them as his dates to the 2007 Oscars.
Russell Brand, 2011
Russell Brand  shared a sweet moment with his mom Barbara Elizabeth at the 2011 Oscars.
Jude Law, 2004
Jude Law  had two beautiful dates at the Oscars in 2004; his then-girlfriend Sienna Miller  and his mom, Maggie Law.
Johnny Depp, 2004
Johnny Depp  walked the 2004 Oscars red carpet with mom Betty Sue Wells and then-girlfriend Vanessa Paradis.
Adrien Brody, 2003
Adrien Brody  was sandwiched between his parents, Sylvia Plachy and Elliot Brody, at the 2003 Oscars.
Joaquin Phoenix, 2001
Joaquin Phoenix  attended the 2001 Oscars with his mom Arlyn.
Jeremy Renner, 2010
Jeremy Renner stayed close to his mom Valerie at the 2010 Oscars.
Sean Penn, 2004
Sean Penn  hugged his mom Eileen Ryan at the Oscars in 2004.