And Diane Kruger showed audiences exactly why she deserved the title, and then some, on Tuesday night.
The 36-year-old wore a daring dress that featured see-through side panels, hinting at what lay beneath, at the Los Angeles premiere of her new movie The Host, based on Twilight author Stephenie Meyers' bestselling novel of the same name.
Flaunting what she's got: Diane Kruger showed some skin in a revealing sheer black dress as she posed with longtime boyfriend Joshua Jackson on the red carpet at the premiere of her new film The Host on Tuesday in Los Angeles
The frock was also lined by the see-through fabric on the bottom, flaunting her toned thighs.
The blonde wore equally unusual blue heels that appeared to be made out of a punctured gold and blue metal.
She can pull it off: The dress featured see-through side and bottom paneling that hinted at what lay beneath
Flawless: The actress showed off her glowing complexion with nude makeup, highlighting her blue eyes with black mascara and her lips with a light pink matte lipstick
Adoring fans: The star signed her autograph for a mob of young fans at the event
She added a touch of sparkle with glamorous diamond earrings that hung from her dainty ears.
Diane kept her makeup simple with black mascara, rosy cheeks, and a pale pink matte lipstick, rather allowing her daring dress to take center stage.
The look of love: The actress broke into a massive grin at one point when she looked over at Joshua, her boyfriend of seven years
Big career move: Diane nabbed a starring role in the new movie as The Seeker, who oversees the alien takeover of a human subject
Say cheese: Diane gamely posed for a photo with a fan at the premiere
The 34-year-old looked a tad too dressed-down in jeans and a white T-shirt, at least in relation to his elegant girlfriend.
The Dawson's Creek actor also sported an unshaven beard, although he did smarten up the look slightly with a black tailored blazer.
Leggy beauty: Saoirse Ronan showed off her slender pins in high black heels
Simple and elegant: The 18-year-old looked sophisticated in a maroon shift dress, her dark blonde hair loose and straight over he shoulders
Reunited: Diane and Saoirse posed with their The Host costars Jake Abel and Max Irons, who looked dapper in matching suits and black silk ties
Diane plays The Seeker, who oversees the takeover of Mel Stryder - played by Saoirse Ronan - a rebel soldier.
Looking all grown up: Disney star Bella Thorne looked smart in a strapless flared dress paired with black strappy heels, accessorising with a giant white flower in her flame-coloured hair
The creator: Twilight author Stephenie Meyers, who also penned the bestselling book The Host, looked suitably romantic in a rose-patterned dress and blood-red lips
Group shot: Members of the cast and crew posed together for a photo while on the red carpet
'I actually happen to be a big Twilight fan, which I’m not embarrassed to say,' the star told Flare. 'It sort of appeals to my inner teenage girl.'
The actress described her character in the new film as multi-layered.
'She’s so complex,' said Diane. 'She has that Stepford Wife-y kind of niceness yet there is so much more underlying there: rage and anger.'