凯莉·詹娜(Kylie Jenner), 莎拉·杰西卡·帕克, and Zendaya skipping the Met Gala

Why ARE so many starts missing the Met Gala? 凯莉·詹娜(Kylie Jenner), 莎拉·杰西卡·帕克, and Nicki Minaj lead list of A-listers skipping out on Anna Wintour’s COVID-safe eventwhere all guests must be fully-vaccinated and tested

  • The Met Gala will require all guests to show proof of vaccination this year, in keeping with New York City mandate
  • They also must wear masks except when eating and drinking, in keeping with rules set by the Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Nicki Minaj revealed just before the start of the event that she tested positive for COVID, having already said she is not vaccinated and would not get the shot
  • Kylie Jenner announced that she is missing the event, despite being in New York for New York Fashion Week
  • Andy Cohen said he is staying home, as is his frequent date, 莎拉·杰西卡·帕克, who is busy filming
  • Zendaya said she is filming season two of Euphoria
  • Several big names are expected to be missing from tonight’s 大都会庆典 red carpet, begging the question of whether or not this year’s strict COVID protocols caused some stars to sit this one out.

    In the first Met Gala since Vogue canceled the event amid the pandemic last May, all guests will be required to show masks and provide proof of vaccination, in keeping with 纽约市‘s mandate for entry to indoor dining, indoor fitness facilities, and indoor entertainment including concerts, movie theaters, and museums.

    Quite a few Met Gala regulars have announced or hinted that they are staying home, 包含 凯莉·詹娜(Kylie Jenner), 莎拉·杰西卡·帕克, 安迪·科恩, and Zendaya.

    While some of the stars have cited prior engagements, filming schedules, and the fact that the event is ‘a lot to take on,’ their absence may have some fans wondering if it was in fact the vaccine or mask mandate that kept them sidelined.

    至今, just Nicki Minaj has revealed that she is, 事实上, unvaccinated, 发推文: ‘If I get vaccinated it won’t for the Met.Minutes before the event kicked off, she also revealed that she had tested positive for COVID.

    Kylie Jenner is one of several big names who won't be at the Met Gala tonight (如图所示 2018)

    Kylie Jenner is one of several big names who won’t be at the Met Gala tonight (如图所示 2018)

    An inside source told Page Six her reason for skipping the Met Gala is that it's just too much time and effort (图为 2017)

    An inside source told Page Six her reason for skipping the Met Gala is that it's just too much time and effort (图为 2016)

    An inside source told Page Six her reason for skipping the Met Gala is that it’s just too much time and effort (左图 2017, 对 2016)

    'I'm so sad I couldn't make it this year. I can't wait to see all the looks,' she wrote on Instagram stories

    ‘I’m so sad I couldn’t make it this year. I can’t wait to see all the looks,’ she wrote on Instagram stories

    凯莉·詹娜(Kylie Jenner)

    Kylie Jenner has been at every Met Gala since her first in 2015, but she said she is not making it to the Met Gala tonight.

    ‘I’m so sad I couldn’t make it this year. I can’t wait to see all the looks,’ she wrote on Instagram stories.

    An inside source told 第六页 her reason for skipping the Met Gala is that it’s just too much time and effort.

    ‘Kylie’s pregnant and it’s a lot to take on, going to such a public event,’ 消息人士说.

    她是, 然而, in New York for New York Fashion Week

    她是, 然而, in New York for New York Fashion Week

    她是, 然而, in New York for New York Fashion Week

    Jenner raised eyebrows in 2016 when she shared a meme that appeared to be anti-vax

    Jenner raised eyebrows in 2016 when she shared a meme that appeared to be anti-vax

    Another said she had previously been approved to attend it but decided to back out because of her pregnancy.

    It’s unclear whether or not Jenner has received the jab, though it would have also technically been required to the REVOLVE Gallery at New York Fashion Week earlier this week.

    Jenner hasn’t spoken about the COVID-19 vaccine one way or another, but did raise eyebrows in 2016 when she shared a meme that appeared to be anti-vax.

    Staying home: Nicki Minaj is the only star to explicitly say that the vaccine mandate is what is keeping her out of the Met Gala (图为 2019)

    Staying home: Nicki Minaj is the only star to explicitly say that the vaccine mandate is what is keeping her out of the Met Gala (图为 2019)

    'They want you to get vaccinated for the Met,' she tweeted this afternoon. 'If I get vaccinated it won’t for the Met'

    ‘They want you to get vaccinated for the Met,’ she tweeted this afternoon. ‘If I get vaccinated it won’t for the Met

    She has continued to engage with fans on Twitter on the subject

    She has continued to engage with fans on Twitter on the subject

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    Nicki Minaj is the only star to explicitly say that the vaccine mandate is what is keeping her out of the Met Gala.

    ‘They want you to get vaccinated for the Met,’ she tweeted this afternoon. ‘If I get vaccinated it won’t for the Met. It’ll be once I feel I’ve done enough research. I’m working on that now.

    ‘In the meantime my loves, 注意安全. Wear the mask with 2 strings that grips your head & 脸. Not that loose one.

    She has continued to engage with fans on Twitter on the subject.

    When one fan told her that the vaccine ‘doesn’t prevent getting covid, it prevents you getting serious symptoms. Non vaccinated people are 11x more likely to pass away from covid than vaccinated,’ Minaj replied.

    ‘Babe. 当意识到中士告诉她的事情时. I had the exact same symptoms as ppl with the damn vaccine,’ she wrote back, seeming to miss the point of the original tweet.

    ‘I was prepping for vmas then i shot a video & guess who got COVID? Do u know what it is not to be able to kiss or hold your tiny baby for over a week?’ she said to another fan. ‘A baby who is only used to his mama? “get vaccinated” Drake had just told me he got covid w|THE VACCINE tho so chile.

    Sarah Jessica Parker is busy filming, and her frequent date Andy Cohen said he's sitting this one out, 太 (如图所示 2018)

    Sarah Jessica Parker is busy filming, and her frequent date Andy Cohen said he’s sitting this one out, 太 (如图所示 2018)

    Sarah Jessica Parker and Andy Cohen

    Sarah Jessica Parker is a Met Gala mainstay, often wearing one of the more buzzed-about looks of the night.

    But her frequent date, Bravo’s Andy Cohen, said he was staying home this year — and hinted that she was too busy to go, 任何一个.

    ‘I’m taking a year off,’ he told Access Hollywood. ‘My date is filming this year. She’s filmingAnd Just Like That…

    Parker hasn’t explicitly shared whether or not she is vaccinated, but in May she seemed to share a pro-vaccine stance by posting a link to a New York Times article titled: ‘How a Javits Center Vaccine Nurse Spends Her Sundays.

    As for Cohen, he’s also kept his vaccine status to himself — but when his show Watch What Happens Live welcomed back an in-studio audience in June, it was announced that all audience members must be vaccinated, 根据品种.

    Zendaya also admitted that she isn't making it to the event and will be busy filming Euphoria (如图所示 2019)

    Zendaya also admitted that she isn’t making it to the event and will be busy filming Euphoria (如图所示 2019)

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    Zendaya also admitted that she isn’t making it to the event, which is co-chaired by her Dune costar Timothee Chalamet.

    ‘My fans are going to be very upset with me,’ she told Extra TV.

    ‘I will unfortunately not be able to attend because I’ll be working for Euphoria,’ 她继续.

    ‘I got my time off to come here and do this Venice [Film Festival] 经验, which has been really, really special.

    在七月, Zendaya was caught 在相机上 getting vaccinated at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.

    Dua Lipa is reportedly skipping out on this year's Met Gala because she is filming Mathew Vaughn's upcoming thriller Argylle in the UK

    Dua Lipa is reportedly skipping out on this year’s Met Gala because she is filming Mathew Vaughn’s upcoming thriller Argylle in the UK

    杜阿·利帕(Dua Lipa)

    Dua Lipa made her Met Gala debut in 2019, but she allegedly had to bow out of this year’s event because she’s across the pond working on her first feature film.

    The 25-year-old Grammy winner is in the UK shooting director Mathew Vaughn’s upcoming thriller Argylle, TMZ reported last week.

    According to the outlet, she was invited to this year’s Met Gala, and she would have gone if it wasn’t for her movie schedule.

    It’s unclear if the English singer has been able to get vaccinated, but she plans on getting the shot. 在 名利场‘s July/August 2021 cover story, the magazine noted her ‘commitment to waiting her turn for the coronavirus vaccine.

    Whether or not Lipa’s boyfriend Anwar Hadid — the brother of models Gigi and Bella Hadid — was invited to this year’s Met Gala remains unknown.

    不到邻居估计他们在法庭上与哈迪德抗争的法律费用的三分之一, who attended with his family in 2017, made headlines in late December when he said he would ‘absolutely notbe getting the COVID-19. 然而, he later insisted he is not an anti-vaxxer.

    ‘I’m notanti-vax.I think everyone has to be careful with each vaccine individually looking at positive and possible negative effects,’ said the 22-year-old, who was diagnosed with Lyme disease,

    Hadid added that he has indeed ‘taken vaccines before.

    Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen are rumored to be missing out on the event because of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback's football schedule

    Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen are rumored to be missing out on the event because of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback’s football schedule

    Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen

    Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen attended their first Met Gala together in 2008, and they’ve made a red carpet appearance almost every year since.

    然而, the timing of this year’s postponed event is rumored to have been an issue for the couple because of Brady’s football schedule.

    The Met Gala is typically held in May, when the legendary quarterback is free, but football season has already started.

    Vaccination is not an issue for Brady, who has already gotten the shot. Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians revealed earlier this month that 100 percent of his team is vaccinated.

    The Buccaneers are scheduled to play the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, 九月 19, meaning Brady is likely busy training with his team in Florida.