Met Gala 2021: All the Celebs Who Attended for the First Time

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After a two year hiatus, Met Gala 2021 is here – and with a lot of new faces. Over the past two years new stars have emerged from the entertainment echelons, making for a slew of fresh eager faces. This year's Met Gala – a rescheduled addition to the calendar year – will celebrate all things American fashion. This year's theme is set to reexamine American identity and fashion and how it has vastly evolved due to the political and social events of the last few years.

This year's co-chairs of fashions famous night are Timothée Chalamet, poet Amanda Gorman, Billie Eilish, and Naomi Osaka. Additionally, this year's red carpet has its own hosts. Keke Palmer and Ilana Glazer will be walking us through all of the glorious red carpet moments.

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The Met Gala is notorious for its memorable situations and memes alike. With a new freshman class entering the Met steps, we're sure to see a plethora of moments to remember. Here are the stars making their debut at Met Gala 2021.

Timothée Chalamet

The Met Gala co-chair is simultaneously making his first appearance wearing a white Haider Ackermann suit. The 25-year-old will be starring in the upcoming film Dune alongside Zendaya.

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Photo by Mike Coppola

Emma Chamberlain

The popular Youtube star is making her debut Met Gala appearance in Louis Vuitton with makeup by Byredo.

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Dimitrios Kambouris

Amanda Gorman

The 23-year-old poet wore a glamorous blue Vera Wang dress paired with a book-shaped clutch that says "give us your tired," a reference to the Statue of Liberty. Amanda is also wearing laurels in her hair, as an homage to the word “poet laureate.”

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Photo by Mike Coppola

Lil Nas X

The “Industry Baby” rapper, whose debut album Montero debuts on September 17, is wearing Versace. Lil Nas X is seen sporting a gold armour piece with a sequined one piece.

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Photo by Jeff Kravitz

Barbie Ferreira

The Euphoria star wore a pearled Jonathan Simkhai dress.

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Evan Mock

The Gossip Girl star and our favorite boyfriend wore Thom Browne paired with an infamous mask to boot.

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Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris

Maisie Williams

The 24-year-old Game of Thrones star wore a gothic all-black Thom Browne dress.

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Ella Emhoff

The 22-year-old artist and model chose a fiery red Stella McCartney set, while making sure to emphasize how important comfort is to her.

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Keke Palmer

The 28-year-old Met Gala red carpet co-host wore Sergio Hudson.

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Naomi Osaka

Naomi, one of the co-hosts of the gala, wore custom Louis Vuitton.

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Saweetie

The “Tap In” rapper is wearing a sequined Christian Cowan dress.

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Addison Rae

The “She's All That” star and notable TikToker dressed in vintage Tom Ford for Gucci.

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Theo Wargo

Megan Thee Stallion

The Houston Hottie made her Met Gala debut in a Coach dress.

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Kim Petras

The 29-year-old singer and songwriter wore a sculptural horse head gown by Collina Strada.

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Jordan Alexander

Our Constance Billard queen bee wore Christopher John Rogers.

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Mike Coppola

Chloe x Halle

The “Do It” sister duo both wore Rodarte.

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Mike Coppola

Billie Eilish

The Met Gala co-chair and superstar wore Oscar de la Renta.

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Simone Biles

The seven-time Olympian medalist wore an 88-pound Area dress.

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Theo Wargo

Olivia Rodrigo

The “drivers license” singer wore an all black Saint Laurent bodysuit.

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Theo Wargo

Rosalía

The 27-year-old singer and songwriter made her debut in Rick Owens.

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Natalia Bryant

The 18-year-old model made her Met Gala debut in a Conner Ives dress.

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John Shearer

Kehlani

The 26-year-old artist wore Aliette by Jason Rembert.

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Hunter Schafer

The 22-year-old Euphoria star wore Prada.

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Kevin Mazur/MG21

Sunisa Lee

The 2020 Olympic all-around champion and uneven bars bronze medalist made her debut in a gold Sukeina dress.

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Dimitrios Kambouris

Sha'Carri Richardson

The notable track star wore the Black designer, Theophilio, to her first Met Gala appearance.

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Taylor Hill

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