If there’s one thing you take away from the MTV Movie Awards 2021 red carpet, make it this: It’s time to start having fun with fashion again. Almost every celebrity who attended the event, which took place on Sunday, May 16, showed up wearing a look that screamed, “I’m ready to paaaaarty.” Think short skirts, bold hues, and a lot of smoky eye makeup.
In short, use these outfits for inspo the next time you’re planning a night out mood board. Behold, in no particular order, the best-dressed stars at the 2021 MTV Movie Awards.
The To All the Boys star looked stunning in a floor-length metallic dress.
Bury me in this colorful dress and David Yurman jewelry that Insecure actor Yvonne Orji wore on the red carpet. So good.
On WandaVision, Elizabeth Olsen rocked outfits from the ‘50s, ’60s, and beyond—but this chic updo and suit dress combo is very modern-day cool.
Taylour Paige and Riley Keough
Zola co-stars Taylour Paige and Riley Keough. Sequin bolero jackets. Need we say more?
This Is Us star Mandy Moore shined in this bright yellow dress.
Kathryn Hahn’s gold earring is the perfect accessory to this sleek flare-leg look. A big upgrade from her style in WandaVision.
Just look at how happy comedian Leslie Jones, who hosted the 2021 MTV Movies Awards, is in this rose-colored gown.
Lovecraft Country‘s Jurnee Smollett rarely disappoints on a red carpet, and that trend continues with this futuristic teal jumpsuit.
Ginny & Georgia actor Antonia Gentry is seen here in a white tweed combo from Valentino.
Chad actor Nasim Pedrad turned up in a Valentino sparkly minidress that would be so perfect for a night spent on the dance floor.