Venice Film Festival is one of the world's most prestigious film festivals taking place every year in late August or early September on the island of the Lido, Venice, Italy to reunite various famous stars from Madonna making waves toKeira Knightley. Have a look at the gorgeous pictures of celebrities gathering at this Italian annual event.
Salma Hayek, a Mexican film actress, director and producer received an Oscar nomination for Best Actress for her role as Frida Kahlo in the film Frida. The 45-year-old beauty announced her engagement to French billionaire and PPR CEO named also her current husband François-Henri Pinault as well as her pregnancy and she gave birth to daughter Valentina Paloma Pinault at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles six months later. After one year of ending their engagement, they married a second time in Venice in 2009.
The 45-year-old Salma Hayek, along with her beloved husband Francoise-Henri Pinault leisurely strolled after the Venice Film Festival parties
The singer-actress-director Madonna light up the Venice Film Festival 2011 in her high-neck black L'Wren Scott sheath and Yves Saint Lauren platform pumps and sunglasses
Gwyneth Paltrow looks dazzling in Prada at the Venice premiere of Contagion about a deadly virus that puts at risk to destroy mankind
33-year-old James Franco is posed with admirers at the premiere of Sal which is the new biopic tells about actor Sal Mineo, who starred opposite James Dean in 1955's Rebel Without a Cause
Paltrow's Contagion costar Matt Damon, along with his wife Luciana Barroso is captured at the film's premiere. With a black tie and a bare head, Matt Damon actually proves that bald is also beautiful
Kate Winslet actually shows off her grace at Venice Film Festival premiere
Selma Blair managed to keep her figure under wraps at the Venice Film Festival premiere of Dark Horse by director Todd Solondz about a brooding romantic comedy
This is the gorgeous picture of A Dangerous Method star Keira Knightley with costar Sarah Gadon at the Palazzo del Cinema for their film about the beginnings of psychoanalysis
The Playboy Clooney with pals Cindy Crawford and her husband Rande Gerber sail together to the premiere of The Ides of March
How Diane Kruger looks glamorous in a glittering Elie Saab gown, champagne heels and Greek-goddess tresses at the premiere of The Ides of March
Crawford cheers with fans in her jaw-dropping red gown and Chopard jewels on the Ides of March red carpet
The Ides of March star Evan Rachel Wood is posed at the Venice Film Festival’s opening night dinner in a white Alessandra Rich long-sleeved dress
Gorgeous Pictures of Celebrities Gathers at Venice Film Festival