Met Gala 2024

Who Will be Skipping?

Jared Leto

Jared Leto's Met Gala absence this year is due to his band's European tour, but his past entrances, like channeling Karl Lagerfeld's cat in 2019, remain unforgettable.

Billy Porter

Billy Porter, a Met Gala regular, won't be attending this year following his mother's passing, prioritizing self-care during this challenging period, as shared in an interview with E! News at the TIME 100 Gala.

Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka, in a recent Access Hollywood interview, revealed her absence from this year's Met Gala, citing her commitment to filming Heads of State during her promotional tour for the documentary Tiger, where she serves as the narrator.

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift, per a People report, won't grace the event this year, sparking speculation of a surprise appearance alongside boyfriend Travis Kelce. Her last sighting at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York dates back to 2016.

Travis Kelce

TMZ reports that Taylor Swift and her boyfriend, Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce, will skip the Met Gala, with Travis joining Taylor on her Eras Tour, launching in Paris on May 9th.