An arresting sight! Hayley Atwell oozes elegance in backless semi-sheer dress as she promotes new drama Conviction in Los Angeles
She plays the daughter of a former US president in what promises to be a gripping new legal drama.
But Hayley Atwell was every inch the first lady as she promoted new legal drama Conviction with co-star Eddie Cahill at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Thursday afternoon.
The British-American actress took centre stage as she posed for photos after making a glamorous entrance ahead of an appearance at the 2016 summer Television Critics Association press tour.
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An arresting sight: Hayley Atwell lookes stunning as she promoted new legal drama Conviction at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles on Thursday afternoon
Catching the eye in a backless black dress with a distinctive scalloped hem Hayley proved to be a red carpet highlight at the annual event, which provides critics with an overview of forthcoming TV projects.
A cinched waistline served to accentuate the 34-year old actress’s slender physique, while a striking semi-sheer panel cut directly above the hemline offered an added touch of elegance.
Hayley, who added to her stylish look with a pair of conventional strappy heels, ensured the overall look was not encumbered with accessories, thus allowing her dress to dominate.
Close: The British-American actress was joined by her Conviction co-star Eddie Cahill
Striking: Catching the eye in a backless black dress with a distinctive scalloped hem Hayley proved to be a red carpet highlight at the 2016 summer Television Critics Association press tour
Chemistry: Hayley and Eddie will play prominent roles in Conviction when it premieres on October 3rd
The actress adopted an equally frugal approach to her make-up by opting for a subdued colour palette offset with subtle red lipstick.
Hayley was on hand to talk about new Disney-ABC drama Conviction with suave looking co-star Cahill ahead of its series premiere on October 3rd.
The actress plays Hayes Morrison, the wayward daughter of a former US President who is blackmailed into heading a New York investigative team dedicated to re-examining cases of potential wrongful conviction.
Coming soon: The actress plays Hayes Morrison, the wayward daughter of a former US President who is blackmailed into heading a New York investigative team dedicated to re-examining cases of potential wrongful conviction
Up on stage: The actress attended a panel discussion about the new ABC-Disney show
Meanwhile, Hayley has said that she hopes her previous TV show Agent Carter gets picked up by Netflix following its cancellation.
The Black Mirror star has said that she would be on board with a potential revival of the show, in which she plays Peggy Carter.
She told Entertainment Weekly: 'I love Peggy. I love the people that were working on this project together. The fans are incredibly warm and welcoming.
'And it would be an absolute privilege and honor to bring her back for the fans.'
Subdued: Hayley adopted a frugal approach to her make-up by opting for a natural colour palette offset with subtle red lipstick
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