Oscar-nominee Keira Knightley insists attending the Academy Awards ceremony is like being a prize pooch at a dog show.

The PRIDE + PREJUDICE star admits it feels odd being judged for how glamorous she looks while strutting up the red carpet, .

She says, "It's a bit like being in a dog show in a funny way.

"You get trotted out like as Britain's prize poodle and they give you marks out of 10 for what you are wearing and what your jewels are like.

"It's a bit scary."