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Maisie Williams walks into the Matrix with a Met Gala look designed by her boyfriend

A Game Of Thrones the star channels Neo for her Met Gala debut.

Maisie Williams hit the red carpet at the 2021 Met Gala on Monday, September 13 in a dark look designed by her boyfriend, Ruben selby. Her outfit featured a bodysuit, one-shoulder bustle, long train, stockings and stirrups, the actress referring to as inspired by The matrix film franchise that will release a new installment later this year.

“It was designed by Reuben Selby, who is my boyfriend, and it is inspired by The Matrix, ”she told E! News’ Naz Perez. “I have my coat and my Matrix nails. I grew up with these American icons – the women in the movies, these heroines. It shaped the woman that I have become, so it made sense for me to honor these people tonight. “

As for her elaborate helmet, Maisie, 24, admitted it took a bit of planning in the days leading up to the event, but said the process of “putting it all on my head didn’t lasted only about two hours “. As she explained, “I don’t really like to take too long, and they succeeded in a very short time.”