Red carpet : GQ Men Of The Year Awards

The stars were out in force on Tuesday night for the GQ Men of the Year Awards, which honoured the achievements of men (and one woman) across a range of fields.

Celebrities from the worlds of sport, fashion, music, film, and TV flocked to the Royal Opera House to attend the glitzy bash, which was hosted by Hollywood legend Samuel L Jackson.

See the best dressed stars from the night :

Over the last few months he’s been making bold moves with his wardrobe choices.

So as Lewis Hamilton took to the red carpet at the GQ Men Of The Year Awards on Tuesday in London it came as no surprise that he made a stand out appearance.

Opting to take the plunge, the 30-year-old F1 champion donned a black brocade chest baring blazer as he continued to show off his bleached mane.

 Oliver Cheshire and Pixie Lott  looked every inch the stylish couple as they posed for the cameras

Newlywed bloggers Tanya Burr and Jim Chapman made the evening a date night

Jim Chapman donned a dapper tuxedo for the London prize-giving.

Gary Lineker cut a handsome figure in a tailored two-piece suit, teamed with a patterned tie and crisp white shirt

Sam Smith gave 007 a run for his money as he looked achingly suave while walking the red carpet at the GQ Men Of The Year Awards on Tuesday night.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho looked suitably surly as he attended the GQ Men of the Year Awards with his teenage daughter Matilde, 18, at London’s Royal Opera House on Tuesday night]

Paul Rudd represented the US stars in attendance at the London ceremony

Sam Clalfin 

Acclaimed Brit actor Jack O’Connell looked impeccably dapper in his suit and tie

Chiwetel Ejiofor took time out of his busy movie schedule to support the awards

Will Ferrell was in a three-piece grey suit as he hit the red carpet 

Newlyweds Ronan Keating and Storm Uechtritz kept close on the red carpet as they arrived

David Gandy attends the GQ Men Of The Year Awards at The Royal Opera House on September 8, 2015 in London, England.

Here is a full list of winners:

:: Leading Man – Paul Rudd

:: Creative Icon – Marc Newson

:: Editor’s Special – Jose Mourinho

:: Designer – Kim Jones

:: Breakthrough Designer – Christopher Raeburn

:: Band – Blur

:: TV Personality – James Corden

:: Outstanding Achievement – Stuart Broad

:: Vertu Breakthrough Actor – Jack O’Connell

:: Woman – Emilia Clarke

:: Writer – Nic Pizzolatto

:: Actor – Christoph Waltz

:: HUGO BOSS Most Stylish Man – David Gandy

:: Breakthrough Musician – James Bay

:: Cultural Icon – J.J. Abrams

:: Politician – George Osborne

:: Ciroc Solo Artist – Sam Smith

:: Comedian – Will Ferrell

:: Inspiration – Giorgio Moroder

:: Sportsman – Lewis Hamilton

:: Icon – Lionel Richie

:: Legend – Keith Richards