Serena and Venus Williams aren't at US Open, but their presence is seen and felt everywhere
Coco Gauff, Sloane Stephens and Naomi Osaka are among tennis players who say they picked up a racket or were heavily influenced by Williams sisters.Gauff fired a 106 mph serve and Linette, who was caught on uneven footing, returned a forehand that dropped about mid-court. Sensing that her opponent was vulnerable, Gauff smacked it back, darting to the net, where she lunged right to place a crosscourt backhand volley that would have taken somewhat of a miracle to run down. Gauff lifted her hands, bending over and letting out an emotional scream before she exited the court as the crowd erupted into applause.
On the eve Hollywood's prom night, our favorite couples slayed the red carpet at the 2021 Met Gala.
Hailey Baldwinstrutted alongside husband Justin Bieberin complementary 'fits while holding hands, as Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian matched in jaw-dropping ensembles. Serena exclusively told E! News that her outfit was "more superhero-inspired so like a bodysuit kind of thing, keep it in that vain of superheroes."
As for her pre-Met Gala prep, the athlete said, "It definitely took me a while, it took me a couple of hours." Plus, her daughter Olympia was teasing her during the glam session!
Zendaya Not Attending Met Gala Due to Euphoria Conflict: 'My Fans Are Very Upset With Me'
“Bummer, bummer,” said Timothée Chalamet, Zendaya’s Dune co-star and a co-chair of the Met Gala this yearThe 25-year-old actress revealed during a joint interview with her Dune costar and Met Gala co-chair Timothée Chalamet she's unable to attend the biggest night in fashion this year due to a scheduling conflict with production for season 2 of her HBO Max series Euphoria.
Hot off their Venice Film Festival return to the red carpet as a couple, Jennifer Lopez—dripping cowboy chic in true Americana style, thanks to Ralph Lauren—wowed with Ben Affleckby her side. James Corden, looking dapper in Gucci, and his wife Julia Carey rocked the beige carpet as well. Chance the Rapper and Kristen Corley were glowing during their parents' night out.
Pete Davidson Serves 'Sexy Nun' as He Makes His Met Gala Debut in a Dress
The comedian and SNL star made his first Met Gala outfit one to remember, sporting a black tunic dress by Thom Browne to the 2021 event
The ultimate A-list date night got even steamier as Kit Harington and Rose Leslie arrived, with Stephen Curryand Ayesha Curry making a grand entrance in custom Versace Atelier for their first Met Gala. "It's a good energy," Stephen exclusively told E! News. "Anytime I get to spend time with my wife, get dressed up, it's date night."
And, the Gen Z quotient went way up thanks to Brooklyn Beckham and fiancée Nicola Peltz's posh entrance. (Yes, we just referenced Brooklyn's mom Victoria Beckham, clothing designer and Posh Spice superstar Spice Girls alum).
What designers did your favorite celeb duos rock this evening? Grab your stars and stripes, and keep scrolling see how every power couple took on the "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" theme.
Kim Kardashian's 75-inch-long Met Gala ponytail cost $10,000, her hairstylist says .
Kim Kardashian West's ponytail poked through a bodysuit covering her face and body at the Met Gala. Her look was the most memed of the night.The SKIMS founder opted for a black bodysuit that covered her face along with a 75-inch-long ponytail at the red-carpet event on September 13. She worked with renowned hair artist Chris Appleton to create the look.