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Sunday night's Emmys awards show was full of stars dressed up and looking wonderful, but Kerry Washington really stood out among them all, and not just because she's pregnant.

The Scandal star was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie for playing Anita Hill in HBO's Confirmation, and boy howdy, she showed up to that red carpet fixing to set it on fire with her fierceness.

Cape, sexy cutouts, four inch heels and a big ol' bump.
Cape, sexy cutouts, four inch heels and a big ol' bump.
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Washington, who's expecting her second child with husband Nnamdi Asomugha, told Extra, "When you’re a pregnant lady on the red carpet, you need to feel like a superhero." So it just makes sense that her dress, a custom Brandon Maxwell, would have a cape (of sorts). Erin Walsh, Washington's stylist, told Vogue: