Naomi Osaka goes to be serving some critical model quickly at one of many greatest superstar trend occasions whereas taking up one in every of its most outstanding roles.
On Monday, Sept. 13, the 23-year-old tennis star will co-chair the 2021 Met Gala, marking her first look on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute’s annual fundraiser in New York City. She shares the function with occasion newbies Billie Eilish, 2021 presidential inauguration poet Amanda Gorman and actor Timothée Chalamet, plus honorary chairwoman and longtime organizer, Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour.
“I’m a newcomer, but I’m very excited to see how everything works,” Naomi advised E! News’ Victor Cruz. “Honestly, it’s an honor to be chosen.”
The tennis star, who showcased a daring Louis Vuitton ensemble on the 2021 ESPYS in July, made her feedback at a current occasion at Mr. Purple in New York City, celebrating the beginning of the U.S. Open by way of her partnership with luxurious watchmaker TAG Heuer.