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In New York, Financiers and Stars Are Back to Gala Business

  • John Griffin, Alicia Keys, Keke Palmer turn out for Met Gala
  • Robin Hood event is next month with Springsteen, McCartney
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AOC Wears 'Tax the Rich' Dress at New York Met Gala

John Griffin, the former hedge fund manager and Tiger cub, arrived at the Met Gala Monday night with his wife, Amy, founder of G9 Ventures, and took in the scene on the beige carpet. 

Amanda Gorman was posing for photos in a blue gown and laurel headpiece, the poet’s riff on the Statue of Liberty. Actor Timothee Chalamet was showing off his Chuck Taylors to Instagram’s Eva Chen. Leon Bridges, the singer, was explaining his cowboy outfit to Keke Palmer (“I’m from Texas, I obviously don’t represent the politics there,” he said).