It’s not as if she has been a stranger to the red carpet—or the victor’s podium—this awards season: She won both the Golden Globe and the SAG award for best actress in a drama series for her starring role on CBS’s runaway hit .
Julianna Margulies wears Bottega Veneta’s silk chiffon gown, at select Bottega Veneta stores, It’s Oscar Sunday, approximately five hours before Hollywood’s shellacked and starved-svelte legions will begin streaming onto the red carpet, and Julianna Margulies is sipping an iced latte on a couch at the Crosby Street Hotel in So Ho, some 2,500 miles from Los Angeles’s Kodak Theatre.
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Instead, the actress is in jeans and boots, having just come from brunch at Balthazar with her girlfriends and their respective children, followed by a playdate in Gramercy Park with her two-year-old son.
Though she was up at 6 a.m., is now submitting to a lengthy interview and will later spend hours learning a court scene for tomorrow’s filming in Brooklyn (pick-up time: a.m.), Margulies considers it a day of leisure.
“I know this is going to sound corny, but I love my life,” she says.