And Sophia Loren showed she has lost none of that beauty as she outshone women half her age on the red carpet at the Cannes Film Festival tonight.
The brunette beauty, 79, ensured all eyes were on her as she hit the premiere of French movie Two Days, One Night on the French Riviera.
The Italian actress wore a champagne coloured floor length gown adorned with silver studs which also featured slightly see-through sleeves.
Sophia Loren dazzled on the red carpet at Cannes The outfit had a tasteful neckline that complimented her décolletage and she teamed it with a silver choker necklace.
She stopped the look off with a pair of diamond and emerald drop shaped earrings and wore her brunette locks wavy and big.
Sophia, who will celebrate her 80th birthday this year, also sported a pair of sunglasses which she rested on top of her head and wore smoky eyeshadow. The iconic screen siren attended the premiere with her son Edoardo Ponti, who is also in the movie making business as a director.
The red carpet event was also attended by Oscar winner Marion Cotillard, who stars in Two Days, One Night. The 38-year-old French actress also stunned in a white dress with horizontal pleats.
The dress featured a unique shape as it finished above her knees at the front but swirled behind to end up around her ankles.
She wore her short brunette hair tied backwards and topped the outfit off with a pair of blue suede boots.