For Vanity Fair's 17th annual Hollywood Issue cover, the magazine went back to the basics—no teens, no penguins, no (full-on) nudity, just the most exciting actors and actresses of the moment.
Oscar co-hosts Anne Hathaway and James Franco, along with Ryan Reynolds and Jake Gyllenhaal are among some of the big name stars on the big cover.
The two inside panels feature 11 more stars who aren't famous enough to be on the cover--like Jesse Eisenberg, Jennifer Lawrence, Noomi Rapace, Anthony Mackie, Olivia Wilde, Mila Kunis, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Andrew Garfield, Rashida Jones, Garrett Hedlund, and Robert Duvall.
Why they put Mila on the inside panel is beyond me, she's so stunning she overshadows everyone else. My eyes were immediately drawn to her feathered drape neck mini dress. Wow!
And poor Ryan Gosling was completely left out. What gives?
The cover was shot in Los Angeles and New York over the course of two days by photographer Norman Jean Roy, check out the behind the scenes footage below...