Amanda Gorman and Billie Eilish among picks to co-chair 2021 Met Gala

Amanda Gorman and Billie Eilish among picks to co-chair 2021 Met Gala

The Guardian

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Organizers also choose Timothée Chalamet and Naomi Osaka in bid to attract a new generation to exclusive gala

The organizers of New York’s famous Met Gala have chosen a slate of young and diverse celebrities as co-chairs in an apparent bid to attract a new generation to the otherwise exclusive social highlight of the fashion year in America.

This year’s gala will see poet Amanda Gorman, singer Billie Eilish, actor Timothée Chalamet and tennis star Naomi Osaka as co-chairs. Gorman (23) Eilish (19) Chalamet (26) and Osaka (23) are the youngest ever co-chairs and are part of US Vogue’s ongoing campaign to attract readers from Generation Z.

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