2012 White House Correspondents' Dinner: A Complete Look!

Publicada Sábado Abril 28, 2012 8:40 PM GMT

Always one of the more well-attended events of the year, the stars were in the nation's capital for the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner on Saturday night (April 28).

Held at the Washington Hilton, President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle welcomed a who's who of Hollywood guest list including George Clooney, Lindsay Lohan, Charlize Theron, Kim Kardashian, Sofia Vergara, Eva Longoria and Kate Hudson.

With Reese Witherspoon and Anna Paquin working their baby bumps on the red carpet, the D.C. affair was prettied up by models Irina Shayk and Kate Upton and Hollywood hunks such as Josh Hutcherson, Darren Criss, Ryan Kwanten, Daniel Radcliffe and Matthew Morrison.

Also making a return appearance was "Gossip Girl" actor Chace Crawford, who roamed the posh Washington Hilton venue while joined by sister Candice and her NFL star hubby Tony Romo.

Rounding out the star power on the elite guest list were Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Banks, Claire Danes, Zooey Deschanel, Kevin Spacey, Malin Akerman, Rashida Jones, Alicia Keys, Julie Bowen, Kerry Washington, Elle Macpherson, Leslie Mann, Stephanie Seymour, John Legend (with fiance Chrissy Teigen), Rosario Dawson, Ginnifer Goodwin, Ivanka Trump, Goldie Hawn and "American Idol" contestant Colton Dixon.

With Jimmy Kimmel leading the audience through the evening's ceremony, this year's edition of the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner was held to raise money for the CURE and The White Ribbon Alliance for Safe Motherhood organizations.

Watch President Barack Obama's stand-up routine at the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner:

Watch Jimmy Kimmel's stand-up routine at the 2012 White House Correspondents' Association Dinner:

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