Julianna Margulies was nominated for the the Golden Globe for Best Actress in a TV Drama for her role in "The Good Wife." She gave Ellen the inside scoop on how the stars bring their A-game to the red carpet.

"It’s a little nerve-racking. You have to have fun and not take yourself too seriously, but I was given a trick that has helped me tremendously walking down with the photographers, because we’re actors, we’re not models, but you know all these people have spent time making dresses. You’re supposed to show them off and you’re told how to stand. So I think it was Robert De Niro who told this to someone who told this to someone which is... Whenever you’re in front of the cameras… if you hum a song, somehow it just makes you happy and you always smile."

Watch Julianna show Ellen how she does it!