Things We Saw Today: Everyone Was Talking About Hailee Steinfeld's Met Gala Look

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Hailee Steinfeld had a big day yesterday. Not only did we get our first look at her as Kate Bishop in the first trailer for Hawkeye, but she also went to the Met Gala and broke the internet with her look—mainly because everyone was shocked by how different Steinfeld looked during her walk up the iconic stairs of the Met, but still!

With the theme “American Independence,” the range of looks was … well, all over the place, but Steinfeld was clearly one of the best of the night. And seeing as Twitter all lost it over her entrance was a good indicator of just how amazing her look was!

.@HaileeSteinfeld giving us a LOOK at the #MetGala! pic.twitter.com/nD4bBESBTL

— MTV (@MTV) September 14, 2021

This is @HaileeSteinfeld.

This… is @HaileeSteinfeld.

This is…@HaileeSteinfeld? pic.twitter.com/Zpmor97AOi

— Quinn Cummings (@quinncy) September 14, 2021

Hailee Steinfeld legit made me gasp (and had to triple check it was her lol) — a top-tier look #MetGala pic.twitter.com/Nz706BvFVc

— Jarett Wieselman (@JarettSays) September 14, 2021

I am shooketh. I cannot reconcile that is Hailee Steinfeld. https://t.co/0uSeIhW7ou

— Cat Gray (@Cat_Gray14) September 14, 2021

no bc why i thought this was bebe rexha, WHAT DO YOU MEAN THATS HAILEE STEINFELD….. I- PACK IT UP I GTG https://t.co/5XF0x3JFTl

— brittany (@memeinglessbrit) September 14, 2021

Hailee Steinfeld always keeps us on our toes, and this look was absolutely incredible! We can’t wait to see her shine as Kate Bishop in Hawkeye and for her to keep giving us amazing looks like this!

(image: ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images)

Here are some other things we saw out there today:

— Screen Rant (@screenrant) September 14, 2021

Norm Macdonald, Comedian and ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star, Dies at 61 https://t.co/AbQqP6H9wB

— Variety (@Variety) September 14, 2021

Next Emojis Will Include Melting Face, Biting Lip, Heart Hands, Troll, and More https://t.co/oqT59F3qmu by @julipuli pic.twitter.com/Jt19t7zB7b

— MacRumors.com (@MacRumors) September 14, 2021

Anything we missed out there today, Mary Suevians? Let us know what you saw in the comments below!

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Good Morning America 15 September, 2021 - 08:00am

Jason Derulo Didn't Fall Down Met Gala Stairs

Snopes.com 15 September, 2021 - 08:00am

1 minute in and jason derulo has fallen down the stairs at the 2021 #MetGala ! #MetGala2021 pic.twitter.com/e2vtYqEsi7

— Ateez’s DejaVu Out Now! (@yunhospov) September 13, 2021

The man in white in this picture is not Derulo, and this photograph was not taken at the Met Gala.  This photograph dates back to 2011, and shows a guest attempting (and failing) to perform a stunt at the Cannes Film Festival in France. The caption of this photograph from Getty Images reads:

“A security man grabs a guest who tired to perform a stunt on the red carpet before a ceremony in honor of French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo and the screening of ‘The Beaver’ presented out of competiton [sic] at the 64th Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2011 in Cannes.” 

Photographer Anne-Christine Poujoulat captured this moment in a series of images. This person’s face is visible in the first few photos and it is clearly not Derulo:

According to Know Your Meme, the claim that this image showed Derulo falling down at the Met Gala appears to have started in 2015 with a tweet from @dashuasofjack. The claim went viral, and this image has popped up during several Met Galas since then.  In 2015, Derulo gave his reaction to the rumor, saying that he thought it was hilarious, but that it also had his grandmother worried:

“A Security Man Grabs a Guest Who Tired to Perform a Stunt on the Red…” Getty Images, https://www.gettyimages.com/detail/news-photo/security-man-grabs-a-guest-who-tired-to-perform-a-stunt-on-news-photo/114948689. Accessed 14 Sept. 2021.

ADMIN, NAMA. Epic “Fall” on the Red Carpet – Find out who this is!!! http://celebritygossipmomentscandal.blogspot.com/2011/05/epic-on-red-carpet-find-out-who-this-is.html. Accessed 14 Sept. 2021.

Golding, Shenequa, and Shenequa Golding. “Meanwhile, Clean-up In Aisle Nine: Jason Derulo Wasn’t The Guy Who Fell At The Met Gala.” VIBE.Com, 5 May 2015, https://www.vibe.com/news/entertainment/jason-derulo-met-gala-2015-345823/.

“Jason Derulo Has Fallen Down The Stairs.” Know Your Meme, https://knowyourmeme.com/memes/jason-derulo-has-fallen-down-the-stairs. Accessed 14 Sept. 2021.

Nast, Condé. “Met Gala 2021 Red Carpet: See All Celebrity Dresses, Outfits & Looks Here.” Vogue, 13 Sept. 2021, https://www.vogue.com/slideshow/met-gala-2021-red-carpet-live-celebrity-fashion.

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