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Nominees for Best Actress have begun to hit the red carpet as a wide-open race awaits tonight’s contenders for the 86th Academy Awards.

Nominee for Best Actress in 'August: Osage County' Meryl StreepROBYN BECK / AFP - Getty Images
Nominee for Best Actress in 'Gravity' Sandra BullockJordan Strauss / Invision via AP
Nominee for Best Actress in 'Blue Jasmine' Cate BlanchettJordan Strauss / Invision via AP