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Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta-Jones

The 49-year-old beauty looked absolutely stunning in a fuchsia gown with a thigh-high slit and caped detailing.

Catherine Zeta-Jones, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and more stars over 40 who wowed at the Emmys

In an industry obsessed with youth, it was the more experienced stars who stole the spotlight on the the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards purple carpet.

We’ve rounded up some of our favourite looks from televisions brightest stars who remind us that life is even better after 40.

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