8:50 p.m. — Beyoncé makes her grand entrance solo.
8:42 p.m. — Still no sign of Beyoncé.
8:30 p.m. — Spotted: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.
8:27 p.m. — Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik make their first red carpet appearance.
8:26 p.m. — Madonna and Katy Perry have arrived.
8:25 p.m. — “Homeland” star Claire Danes walks the red carpet with Zac Posen and her glow-in-the-dark dress.
8:23 p.m. — A pregnant Blake Lively is en route looking pretty in pink.
8:17 p.m. — Beyoncé Instagrams her Givenchy latex-like material gown.
8:16 p.m. – Nicki Minaj and the Olson twin have been spotted.
8:12 p.m. — Amber Heard has arrived in a silk gown and Jimmy Choo pumps.
8:08 p.m. — Katy Perry, Mindy Kaling, Lupita N’yongo Bella Hadid and The Weeknd spotted.
8:05 p.m. — Lady Gaga and Kate Hudson have a moment on the Met steps.
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8:02 p.m. — Ivanka Trump spotted on the red carpet.
7:59 p.m. — Lady Gaga has arrived in sky-high platform booties.
7:56 p.m. — Adriana Lima on the carpet in Giambattista Valli Couture.
7:52 p.m. — Gigi Hadid and boyfriend Zayn Malik are en route in futuristic ensembles.
7:51 p.m. — A pregnant Kerry Washington has arrived with purple hair and plunging black dress.
7:45 p.m. — Brie Larson spotted in Proenza Schouler.
7:42 p.m. — Spotted: Karlie Kloss in a statement cut-out gown by Brandon Maxwell.
7:41 p.m. — Spotted: Hailey Baldwin.
7:41 p.m. — Karolina Kurkova has arrived in a Marchesa gown.
7:38 p.m. — Willow Smith and Jaden Smith on the red carpet together.
7:35 p.m. — Spotted: Kylie Jenner, Joan Smalls, both in Balmain.
7:33 p.m. — Ciara has arrived.
7:31 p.m. — Kendall Jenner has just arrived.
7:28 p.m. — Spotted: Zoe Saldana in a heavily feathered creation.
7:20 p.m — Emma Watson is wearing a custom Calvin Klein dress constructed from recycled plastic bottles.
7:19 p.m. — Kylie Jenner in en route wearing Balmain.
7:18 p.m. — Spotted: Nars and Kate Upton.
7:15 p.m. — Spotted: Florence Welch in Gucci.
7:13 p.m. — Kendall Jenner, in Versace, and Joan Smalls in Balmain are on their way.
7:12 p.m. — Girls star Allison Williams is en route in Peter Pilotto complete with 3D printed flowers.
7:11 p.m. — Demi Lovato has arrived.
7:09 p.m. — Sarah Jessica Parker arrives in white suit with SJP Collection pumps.
7:07 p.m. — Chloe Grace Moretz has arrived wearing Coach.
7:05 p.m. — Rita Ora on the red carpet in Vera Wang.
7:04 p.m. — Spotted: Ben Stiller and wife Christine Taylor.
7:02 p.m. — Spotted: Elle Fanning in Thakoon.
7:01 p.m. — Misty Copeland has been spotted wearing Jason Wu on the red carpet at her first Met Gala.
7:00 p.m. — Carmelo Anthony in Public School and La La Anthony have arrived.
6:55 p.m. — Spotted: Selena Gomez in Louis Vuitton, Colin Farrell, Juno Temple on the red carpet.
6:54 p.m. — Taylor Swift has arrived.
6:52 p.m. — Lara Stone has arrived.
6:48 p.m. — Rosie Huntington Whiteley is on the red carpet in Stuart Weitzman Nudist sandals.
6:47 p.m. — Uma Thurman has arrived in Tommy Hilfiger.
6:45 p.m. — Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce are en route.
6:44 p.m. — Wiz Khalifa has arrived for his first Met Gala, wearing an ivory suit and Gucci loafers.
6:41 p.m. — Word in, Beyoncé will be wearing Givenchy.
6:41 p.m. — Spotted: Maria Sharapova and Fei Fei Sun.
6:39 p.m. — Jourdan Dunn in Balmain and Doutzen Kroes and en route together.
6:37 p.m. — Co-chair Idris Elba has arrived in a Tom Ford tuxedo.
6:37 p.m. — Alicia Vikander hits the red carpet in Louis Vuitton.
6:35 p.m. — Mindy Kaling, Emma Roberts and Freida Pinto are toasting with Tory Burch ahead of arriving on the red carpet.
6:32 p.m. — Agyness Deyn currently choosing her Kenzo accessories from Opening Ceremony.
6:31 p.m. — Olivia Culpo will arrive with temporary tattoos of some type of computer code on her neck.
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6:30 p.m. — Selena Gomez leaving her hotel, huge crowd outside.
6:28 p.m. — Word in, Alicia Vikander wearing Louis Vuitton.
6:27 p.m. — Jason Wu and muse Anna Ewers have hit the red carpet.
6:21 p.m. — Cindy Crawford and Olivier Rousteing are spotted outside their hotel en route to Met Gala.
6:16 p.m. — Odell Beckham Jr. trying on his Del Toro Met Gala shoes.
6:16 p.m. — Poppy Delevingne has hit the red carpet in Marchesa and Giuseppe Zanotti sandals.
6:16 p.m. — Nina Dobrev is en route, wearing Marchesa gown with Charlotte Olympia shoes.
6:12 p.m. — Marc Jacobs and Char are en route.
6:09 p.m. — Ciara has just Snapchatted her Met Gala look, featuring short grey hair and heavily embellished dress.
6:03 p.m. — Spotted: Catt Sadler, Natalie Morales, Keltie Colleen.
6:01 p.m. — Anna Wintour and daughter Bee Shaffer have arrived on the red carpet. Wintour in Chanel, Shaffer in McQueen.
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