There was no shortage of gorgeous gúnas on display a the 67th Emmy Awards last night with the stars including Sarah Hyland, Christina Hendricks, Emma Roberts and Maggie Gyllenhaal, ramping up the glam factor. 

Modern Family star Sarah Hyland took the red carpet in striking maroon off-the-shoulder Zac Posen dress. Mad Men's Christina Hendricks sizzled in a black v-neck number with gold studding by Naeem Khan. Scream Queen's Emma Roberts opted for soft, but shimmering pastel frock with a daring v-neck while Honorable Lady Maggie Gyllenhaal looked absolutely gorgeous in purple, full skirted gown with a sweetheart neckline. 

Lady Gaga, who is known for her quirky fashion sense, kept it demure and elegant in full-length black gown from designer Brandon Maxwell. 

Hyland's Modern Family co-star Sofia Vergara, showcased her curves in a silver strapless St. John gown with fishtail silhouette, while Scandal actress Kerry Washington also brought the bling factor in a silver encrusted Marc Jacobs dress.

Model Heidi Klum stepped out in a yellow, Versace gown, with one long sleeve, and a tiny strap on the other side. Talking about her fashion choice she said: "I called Donatella (Versace) and I said, 'I have to have this canary yellow dress,' and here it is."

Downton Abbey's Joanne Froggatt wore a J Mendel gown with Jimmy Choo shoes. She was one of the lucky stars whose fashion choice complimented the sweltering 95F (35C) heat on the red carpet at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. She said: "It is summery and light and thank goodness, it's so hot I'm happy I chose a lightweight dress."

Empire actress Taraji P Henson wore a custom Alexander Wang gown with bike-chain straps, while Homeland star Claire Danes followed suit with a sequin Prada gown, sporting chains on the straps and sides.

Orange Is The New Black's Laverne Cox wowed in a teal, custom Calvin Klein Collection silk crepe dress designed by Francisco Costa.