Who Flaked On The Met?

Met Gala

1 || Rihanna



To our dismay, Riri was overseas promoting Fenty Beauty, hence unable to grace the carpet.


2 || Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber


Justin was MIA while his wife Hailey Bieber strutted solo in skin-tight Alexander Wang.


3 || Sarah Jessica Parker

Sarah Jessica Parker


SJP’s BFF Andy Cohen told Entertainment Tonight “We are not going on Monday. She’s on a plane somewhere, and I have to work”.


4 || Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds

Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds


Just after revealing she’s pregnant with baby #3 at the premier of Pokémon Detective Pikachu in NYC, the couple have decided to ditch the camp festivities.


5 || Amal & George Clooney

Amal & George Clooney


After Amal co-hosted last year’s Met, the Clooney’s have chosen to sit this one out.

6 || Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez


Gomez’s makeup artist Hung Vanngo confirmed in an IG comment to a fan that his client wouldn’t be attending this year’s Met. Gomez also storied her squad at Disneyland in California last night.

7 || Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande


Though she stunned in her show-stopping ensemble last Met, early reports stated Grande would be a no-show this year.


8 || Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift


The 3rd Met Gala in a row that Swift has passed up.