updated 02/06/2013 AT 6:55 PM ET
•originally published 02/07/2013 AT 6:55 PM ET
It’s hard to look glamorous while cleaning leaves out of a rain gutter, but Les Misérables star Anne Hathaway, draped in a Gucci gown at PEOPLE’s photo portfolio of Oscar nominees, shows us she’s truly a woman of many talents.
And while in real life she may dress down a whole lot more for dirty chores, the Academy Award frontrunner says that at home, she’s truly just like everyone else.
“I’m on the winning end of an award,” Hathaway, who picked up a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award for best supporting actress, tells PEOPLE. “That’s very surreal and unusual. But then today I have a load of laundry to do!”