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Hollywood stars mingle with the sporting elite

Hollywood stars mingled with the biggest names in American sports on the red carpet at the 2022 Espy Awards.

Hannah Waddingham and John Boyega were among the British talents to attend the event in Los Angeles alongside athletes such as Stephen Curry and Megan Rapinoe.

The annual Espy Awards recognize top sports performance, recognizing individual and team sporting achievements as well as other sports-related performances.

Ted Lasso The Waddingham star wore a navy maxi dress with a plunging neckline.

The actress, who plays AFC Richmond owner Rebecca Welton in the football-based comedy series, then presented the award for best league performance alongside American footballer Odell Beckham Jr.

Boyega wore a blood red suit with an open white collar and then presented an award alongside rapper Lil Wayne.

The star wars the actor discussed the new trailer for his upcoming movie Break with varietyand said it had been “amazing” to work with the late Michael K Williams on the project.

Shine Star Alison Brie wore a partially sheer skirt and black top, with her midriff exposed and multicolored floral detailing.

NBA champion Curry wore a simple white turtleneck sweatshirt under a black Bottega Veneta suit.

The basketball superstar hosted the event and delivered a lighthearted jab at compatriot LeBron James in his opening remarks.

Actor Jon Hamm, who recently starred alongside Tom Cruise and Miles Teller in Top Gun: Maverickarrived in a standard tuxedo with partner Anna Osceola.

Osceola wore a strappy black pencil dress decorated with bright red poppies.

USA international soccer player Rapinoe opted for high waisted black trousers and a cream blouse, with an argyle blazer.

Rapinoe was recently awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest honor that can be bestowed upon an American citizen, by President Joe Biden.

NWSL player Megan Rapinoe of OL Reign accepts Best Playing at the Espy Awards.  AP Photo

Rapper Ciara wore a plunging black velvet evening dress with sparkling rhinestone breast pads and shimmering lining.

The singer recently released a short music video for her song Jumpwhich featured cameos from celebrities such as Kim Kardashian, J Balvin and Dwayne Johnson.

Marvel star Simu Liu wore a simple dark blue suit jacket and matching navy shirt.

Parks and recreation Star Aubrey Plaza opted for a slim and long white dress, with silver details on the bodice and a matching clutch.

American singer Mickey Guyton wore a flowing pink dress with a high neck and puff sleeves.

The singer was pictured at Super Bowl LVI with Prince Harry, who she described as “just adorable.”

Updated: July 21, 2022, 04:18