2019 Palm Springs Film Festival: Stars shine on the red carpet

The 30th annual Palm Springs International Film Festival kicked off the year's awards season festivities on Thursday evening, with some of this year's major players stepping out in the desert for the celebratory affair.

Bradley Cooper was honored for directing "A Star Is Born," while Melissa McCarthy and Olivia Colman were also celebrated for their performances in "Can You Ever Forgive Me?" and "The Favourite," respectively.

Emily Blunt, Regina King, Timothee Chalamet, Emma Stone, Mahershala Ali, Glenn Close and Spike Lee were also in attendance.

See photos from the 2019 Palm Springs Film Festival red carpet below:

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PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Emily Blunt attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Regina King attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Timothee Chalamet arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Emma Stone attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Mahershala Ali attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Glenn Close attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Olivia Colman attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Yalitza Aparicio attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Spike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee attend the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Bradley Cooper attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Melissa McCarthy arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Adam Driver, Joanne Tucker arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Viggo Mortensen arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Rami Malek, Christian Slater arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Gary Oldman and Gisele Schmidt attend the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Suzanne Somers attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Alan Hamel and Suzanne Somers attend the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Suzanne Somers, Alan Hamel arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Rami Malek arrives at the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Linda Cardellini attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Mary Hart attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Eileen Davidson attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 03: Bradley Cooper and Sam Elliot attend the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Gala ˆat Palm Springs Convention Center on January 03, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by David Crotty/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 03: Laura Harrier attends the 30th Annual Palm Springs International Film Festival Film Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 3, 2019 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)
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