There's a reason the red carpet is called a step and repeat. Once a celebrity steps onto the carpet, they then must stop, pose, and repeat over and over again until they've made it through the photographer gauntlet. The infernal process can give rise to moments of complete exasperation and "I've had it
" gestures. It's only natural. The flashing lights alone could drive a person mad.
But, between the lackadaisical posing and over-it faces, there are warm and tender moments to be had. Allow us to present 30 such beautiful occasions. They'll make your heart grow three sizes as we head into award season.