Not the Joker. Jared Leto is understood for his dramatic Met Gala looks, and his 2022 outfit appeared to be one other memorable one — solely the particular person within the immediately viral sculptural look wasn’t Jared Leto.
Early in the night, a person arrived at the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork in New York Metropolis on Monday, Might 2, in a three-dimensional Iris van Herpen jumpsuit embellished with protruding, pin-like elaborations. Social media customers and media retailers incorrectly recognized this man as Leto, 50.
The truth is, the elaborately dressed attendee was Fredrik Robertsson, a Swedish influencer, and self-identified “trend addict.” The road-style star is understood as gender-bending and appears to be like an ardor for avant-garde designers together with Tomo Koizumi and Noritaka Tatehana.
“We’re preparing for the Met Gala 2022 and I’m so fortunate to have my Swedish dream workforce in New York with me – remodeling me into…properly — you will note,” Robertsson wrote through Instagram forward of the occasion alongside a photograph of himself within the make-up chair.
“Lots of people suppose I gown for consideration: I don’t,” the Boy journal editor-in-chief advised Vogue in April 2019. “I simply occur to like trend and have all the time favored the concept that what I put on adjustments how folks have a look at and consider me. I don’t really feel that I’ve one type; I create characters with my type. I like to decorate how I really feel and I like to decorate for the event.”
The actual Leto arrived later in the night with Gucci’s inventive director Alessandro Michele. The duo wore similar Gucci appears to be full with matching luggage and lengthy tresses held again with jeweled hair clips.
The Suicide Squad actor has collaborated with Michele, 49, many instances earlier than. In 2019, the My So-Referred to as Life alum memorably brought a replica of his own head to the Met Gala, which that 12 months was centered across the theme “Camp.”
The Oscar winner later stated the pinnacle — additionally designed by Gucci — grew to become an object of curiosity through the occasion. “It was like Halloween — it was a blast!” he advised W journal in February 2021. “I handed that head round. Everyone needed to carry it. Once I first stepped out of the lodge room, I held the pinnacle up, and everybody cheered. Jeff Bezos was my date that night time, and he undoubtedly held it. We acquired numerous enjoyable footage of everybody with my head.”