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GQ Awards: Emily Atack wows in a black figure hugging gown on the star-studded red carpet 

Emily Atack wowed at the GQ Men of the Year Awards, which was being held at Tate Modern on Wednesday evening.

The actress and comedian, 31, cut a glamorous figure in a simple yet elegant black gown, which featured a strip of silver down the split of the thigh-high slit.  

Emily, who has recently split from her ex beau Jude Taylor, added hight to her frame with silver studded heels. 

Stunning: Emily Atack wowed at the GQ Men of the Year Awards, which was being held at Tate Modern on Wednesday evening

The blonde beauty wore her signature blonde locks in soft beachy waves.

She opted for glamorous make-up which enhanced her naturally flawless features complete with a bold red lip. 

Emily accessorised with silver drop earrings, an elegant bangle and some stylish rings. 

The star oozed confidence as she strutted down the star-studded red carpet.  

Gorgeous: The comedian, 31, cut a glamorous figure in a simple yet elegant black gown, which featured a strip of silver down the split of the thigh-high slit

Gorgeous: The comedian, 31, cut a glamorous figure in a simple yet elegant black gown, which featured a strip of silver down the split of the thigh-high slit

The 24th GQ Men Of The Year Awards 2021 in association with BOSS saw a slew of stars scooping top prizes on Wednesday night as the ceremony saw the return of in-person attendees following the Covid pandemic.

The star-studded ceremony was hosted by actor Idris Elba and his wife Sabrina, with presenters including Winnie Harlow, Gary Lineker, Emma Corrin and Mabel announcing the winners of the coveted awards.

As well as receiving one of GQ’s coveted trophies, winners were treated to a £12,000 goodie bag, with treats such as dinner and a night’s stay in the swanky Nobu Hotel, a £200 Boss watch, a bottle of £80 Porte Noire Champagne and a flight on a semi-private plane.

Pose: The Celebrity Juice panellist, who has recently split from her ex beau Jude Taylor, added hight to her frame with silver studded heels

Pose: The Celebrity Juice panellist, who has recently split from her ex beau Jude Taylor, added hight to her frame with silver studded heels

Other prizes also include membership to the prestigious Ivy Club, a luxury facial with Fatma Shaheen, founder of Skin Design London, and an array of skincare delights.

It had been previously announced that Sir Anthony Hopkins would receive The Legend Award, and ahead of the ceremony the Oscar winner gave an interview with the publication.

During the interview he urged budding actors ‘not to waste their money’ on acting school.

He insisted: ‘Don’t waste your money. They’re failed actors that set themselves up as gurus.’

He added when speaking to the magazine ahead of its ceremony: ‘There’s one very well-known actor with an acting class here in Los Angeles and he’s the star of the show!

Awards: It had been previously announced that Sir Anthony Hopkins would receive The Legend Award, and ahead of the ceremony the Oscar winner gave an interview with the publication

Awards: It had been previously announced that Sir Anthony Hopkins would receive The Legend Award, and ahead of the ceremony the Oscar winner gave an interview with the publication

‘And all these other students sitting around paying their fees and he’s the star! He’s on stage with them, interrupting them, being rude to them. No, you don’t do that.’

Anthony also candidly discussed his decision to leave the National Theatre, explaining: ‘That’s one of the reasons I left the National Theatre – we had a particular director who was very picky.

‘And that’s one of the reasons that I would be angry. This was in my days of raging paranoia and I warned one director, ”You ever speak to me like that again I’ll punch your face in”.’

He then quipped: ‘Obviously, I don’t do that any more.’

It was announced in July that Idris and his wife Sabrina would present the ceremony, with the actor saying: ‘In their various ways, the GQ Men Of The Year award winners have kept all of our spirits up throughout one of the most difficult years and we are very much looking forward to celebrating with them – and hosting a great party!’

Ahead of this year’s awards, Nick Sargent, chief business officer of culture at Condé Nast Britain and publishing director of British GQ, said: ‘After the unprecedented year we’ve had, I’m thrilled to announce the return of the Men Of The Year Awards for 2021 as a live event.

‘Even though our virtual event last year was a huge success, it’s exciting to be able to come together again in person to celebrate the incredible talent who best represent GQ and continue to push the boundaries on the world’s cultural stage. It will be a night to remember.’

Last year’s GQ Men Of The Year was presented by Jack Whitehall and took place virtually due to the Covid pandemic, with many stars accepting their prizes in pre-recorded clips that formed the ceremony, which was streamed live on YouTube.

Hosts: The star-studded ceremony was hosted by actor Idris Elba and his wife Sabrina

Hosts: The star-studded ceremony was hosted by actor Idris Elba and his wife Sabrina

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