From the bleached, unkempt brows to the press-on French tips and purposefully beer-coated hair (the most realistic way to obtain that gravity-defying ’90s volume and texture, of course), Margot Robbie’s transformation for her highly-acclaimed turn as infamous figure skater Tonya Harding was staggering, to say the least.
But while her fresh-faced appearance at tonight’s 90th Annual Academy Awards, where she’s nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role for I, Tonya, might not have involved quite so dramatic of a makeover (or make under, rather), Robbie did make one significant beauty change before hitting the red carpet earlier in the evening. The actress traded in her sleek, elegant, shoulder-length bob for something a little shorter, a little edgier, and a lot choppier.
“Tonight’s look was inspired by Margot’s Chanel couture gown,” Scarlett said. “Her dress was extremely feminine and elegant, and we wanted to take the length of her hair up to make sure that it felt very classic and modern to go with her gorgeous dress.” If the rest of Robbie’s Oscars night goes as well as her new haircut, a rad new cut isn’t the only thing the actress will be getting compliments on come tomorrow morning…
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