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She wowed critics this year with roles in the lauded horror film Us and the relentless Riot Grrrl drama Her Smell.

Elisabeth Moss, 37, looked effortlessly chic in a scarlet dress and black tuxedo jacket as she hit the red carpet Thursday for the Savannah College of Art and Design's Savannah Film Festival.

She was being honored with the festival's Spotlight Award during a presentation in Savannah, Georgia.

Back in black: Elisabeth Moss, 37, looked chic in a red dress and black tuxedo jacket as she hit the red carpet Thursday for the Savannah College of Art and Design's Savannah Film Festival

Back in black: Elisabeth Moss, 37, looked chic in a red dress and black tuxedo jacket as she hit the red carpet Thursday for the Savannah College of Art and Design's Savannah Film Festival

Elisabeth looked lovely in a silky bright red dress that mostly covered her knees.

She covered up much of the colorful item with her lustrous black tuxedo jacket, which featured prominent peaked lapels and a gold pin reading 'feminist' over her breast pocket.

She channeled the 1980s by rolling up her sleeves and revealing the jacket's white lining.

Her blonde locks were styled in twisting waves and rested over her shoulders.

She completed her outfit with a pair of classic pointy black heels and wore a splash of scarlet on her lips that matched her dress. 

Seeing red: Elisabeth looked lovely in a silky bright red dress that mostly covered her knees

Seeing red: Elisabeth looked lovely in a silky bright red dress that mostly covered her knees

Mix and match: She covered up the colorful item with her lustrous black tuxedo jacket, which featured prominent peaked lapels and a gold pin reading 'feminist' over her breast pocket

Mix and match: She covered up the colorful item with her lustrous black tuxedo jacket, which featured prominent peaked lapels and a gold pin reading 'feminist' over her breast pocket

Elisabeth was honored at the festival for the breadth of her career, which has featured both acclaimed film and TV performances.

Though she worked steadily in both mediums throughout the '90s and 2000s, she rose to prominence with her recurring role as Zoey Barlet, daughter of President Josiah Barlet (Martin Sheen) on The West Wing.

She rose to the ranks of top actresses for her portrayal of Peggy Olson on Mad Men from 2007–2015.

Later acclaimed TV performances followed with

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