08.05.18 Menswear

Chadwick Boseman In Versace – 2018 Met Gala

Normally, we save the menfolk for their own roundup, but as per usual, Chadwick Boseman was back at it with another superlative look at the 2018 Met Gala on Monday (May 7) in New York City; one that was worthy of its own dedicated post.

No better choice than Versace on an evening such as this, as Donatella Versace was a co-host and the label’s cross motif was made for the religiously focused theme.

I always love a cape, so I’ve been going crazy over the caped looks tonight. But, it’s a rare occasion that we see one worn in menswear—and worn so magnificently.

Leave it to Chadwick.

Bronzed Christian Louboutin Homme shoes and rows of Bulgari rings completed his resplendent, kingly look.

Credit: Getty

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33 Responses to Chadwick Boseman In Versace – 2018 Met Gala

  1. Roxana May 9, 2018 at 2:46 pm #


  2. Leandra May 9, 2018 at 11:23 am #

    It’s astonishing how he repeatedly outdoes himself. Over and over again he delivers scrumptious, outstanding outings.
    Somewhere in a dark corner downtown Kane West must be clutching his pearls of envy.

  3. fromchi-town May 8, 2018 at 3:08 pm #

    BDOTY for sure!! He singularly makes me notice men’s fashion on this site.

  4. Aubrey May 8, 2018 at 2:53 pm #

    The men of the night failed to impress me until………….. this. Bow down King.

  5. Tsarah May 8, 2018 at 1:21 pm #

    A perfect outfit for a king. BREATHLESS.

  6. Betelgeuze May 8, 2018 at 12:55 pm #

    A petition to replace all men to ever walk any red carpet ever with Chadwick Boseman.

  7. Pedro May 8, 2018 at 12:35 pm #

    He is on another level! BDOTY

  8. Viral Vora May 8, 2018 at 11:39 am #

    I haven’t been as thrilled as everyone on here about Boseman’s Black Panther premiere tour looks but this one was a huge win! finally something that’s not boring black tuxedo!

  9. Trinny May 8, 2018 at 9:33 am #

    YES. This is all I’ve ever hoped for.

  10. Christopher Teoh Jing Xiang May 8, 2018 at 9:03 am #

    Chadwick Boseman is my man crush and he came in to SLAY the A-game as always!! This outfit only fits for an emperor, and Chadwick Boseman is a King!! Hands down, Best Dressed Male of the Award goes to Mr. Boseman!! Wakanda forever, case closed!!

    • charlotte May 8, 2018 at 12:39 pm #

      well put.

    • Jerusa Herrera May 8, 2018 at 6:56 pm #


  11. james May 8, 2018 at 8:54 am #

    It doesn’t get any better than this! Bravo! Can people actually respect the theme of what? Thankg god for Chad as someone else mentionned.

  12. joyita May 8, 2018 at 8:32 am #

    LOVE. One of the best-dressed of the night.

  13. Alina May 8, 2018 at 8:12 am #

    This man just keeps wrestling with himself for that BDOTY crown. Absolutely perfect and in a league of his own.

    • justme May 8, 2018 at 8:30 am #


      He has had my BDOTY vote since February but he never stops giving look after look…. just… bravo, Chadwick!

  14. allezfred May 8, 2018 at 7:53 am #

    Okay I don’t like the look for itself but for the event and compared to every other men there, he was truly the best dressed. Probably only Jared came close in accordance to the theme. I wish the cape was longer trailing on the floor.

  15. charlotte May 8, 2018 at 7:36 am #

    Thank god for Chadwick boseman

  16. Nat39 May 8, 2018 at 7:31 am #

    Wow(!) high points, although can’t help but feel that it’s a bit too literal and the shirt needed to be different/more stylized for the look.

  17. AnnieOh May 8, 2018 at 5:33 am #

    he is in a league of his own. i love it!

  18. Caitlin May 8, 2018 at 5:25 am #


  19. Giana May 8, 2018 at 5:22 am #

    Chadwick and Priyanka nailed it tonight. Just the right blend of costume and fashion! Absolutely in love with both looks.

  20. Pheephee May 8, 2018 at 5:14 am #

    Well. He totally nailed this. Love the perfect on theme look! It seems so difficult for men to go on theme ever….so this is amazing.

  21. Ariya May 8, 2018 at 5:03 am #

    BDOTY nominee for sure.

  22. Caitlin May 8, 2018 at 5:01 am #

    One of the best dressed men in Met Gala history!

    • Tenacious May 8, 2018 at 5:15 am #


  23. Christine May 8, 2018 at 5:01 am #

    So IN LOVE! Yes, So in LOVE!!! Now this is what we’re talking about. It’s a COSTUME BALL.

    Loved that he is on theme and owned this look.

  24. Vizual Ninja May 8, 2018 at 4:52 am #

    leave it to Chad to represent and do it well!

  25. JHH May 8, 2018 at 4:46 am #

    It is so rare that men try to follow the trend. I love Chadwick for going all in on the theme. The only thing that I do not like is the cheap looking white shirt but overall this is a major win for Chadwick and I, for one, am happy that you did not wait for the men’s wear roundup to cover this look.

  26. AnnaBanana May 8, 2018 at 4:46 am #

    Amazing. That is all.

  27. EmmaWoodhouse May 8, 2018 at 4:45 am #

    DAMN. This is the BDMOTY right here. Amazing. It’s like a Holy Roman Emperor look and I am HERE FOR IT.

    • Amanda F May 8, 2018 at 5:24 am #


  28. Caroline May 8, 2018 at 4:39 am #

    Wow wow wow wow.

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