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Vanity Fair’s 2014 Hollywood Issue Cover Features Julia Roberts on Idris Elba’s Lap

Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue Cover
See Julia Roberts, George Clooney, Lupita Nyong'o, Idris Elba, Jared Leto and other stars featured on Vanity Fair's 2014 Hollywood issue photographed by Annie Leibovitz.

Hollywood never looked so good! Vanity Fair released a sneak peek of their 2014 Hollywood issue on Monday, Feb. 3. For the 20th annual cover, the magazine selected 12 stars — some veteran, others up-and-coming — to be photographed by famed photographer Annie Leibovitz.

The star-studded, three-panel foldout cover "celebrates a year of spectacular film with a group of distinguished actors," Vanity Fair states.

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Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave), Julia Roberts (August: Osage County), Idris Elba (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom), and George Clooney (Gravity) are featured on the main cover shot. In the photo, Roberts, 46, sits in a sexy pose across Elba's lap, while wearing a blazer, fishnet stockings and black high heels. Ejiofor, 36, and Clooney, 52, pose beside them looking handsome in black tuxes with white bow ties.

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The pull-out cover features Michael B. Jordan (Fruitvale Station), Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club), Lupita Nyong'o (12 Years a Slave), Naomie Harris (Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom), Brie Larson (Short Term 12), Chadwick Boseman (42), Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street) and Lea Seydoux (Blue Is the Warmest Color).

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Standout red carpet newcomer Nyong'o looks gorgeous in a long gold gown. The 30-year-old Kenyan actress, who has consistently been winning best-dressed this award season, shows off her stunning, fit physique in the gorgeous dress. 

For more on Vanity Fair's Hollywood Issue, pick up the March issue on newsstands Feb. 11.

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