Slowly but surely getting used to red carpet affairs, Elle Fanning joined in the fun at the 16th annual Critics' Choice Awards in Los Angeles, California on Friday (January 14).
Held at the Hollywood Palladium, the "Curious Case of Benjamin Button" beauty diligently worked the red carpet before heading inside for the swanky ceremony.
Quite the professional at the young age of 12, Miss Fanning was up for Best Young Actor/Actress for her work in "Somewhere" though she ended up losing out to Hailee Steinfeld.
As for the show, Kristin Chenoweth is the host for the Critics' Choice Awards - which air live on VH1 beginning at 9PM ET/PT.
Enjoy the pictures of Elle Fanning at the 2011 Critics' Choice Awards (January 14).
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