Jurnee Smollett, Mandy Moore & More Standout Looks From the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards
By Dale Arden Chong
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At the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards on Sunday night, stars came out to put their best fashion feet forward on the red carpet before they gathered to celebrate the fan-voted favorites among television shows, movies and performances from the past year -- including the iconic category, Best Kiss.
Nominees donned bold and playful looks for the awards show, which is hosted by Leslie Jones at the Hollywood Palladium n Los Angeles. From bright and vibrant monochromatic looks -- from teal and red to bright white -- to some truly eye-catching looks -- the fashion moments from this year's red carpet for the MTV Movie & TV Awards proved its attendees who donned them mean serious business with their sartorial choices.
Scroll down to see ET Style's favorite looks from the event, below.
Jurnee Smollett looked cool and confident at the 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards in a satin teal jumpsuit from Alexandre Vauthier, which featured head-turning cutouts on the sides. The star, who's nominated for Most Frightened Performance for her work in Lovecraft Country also coordinated her shoes to her look, wearing boots in a matching hue.
Presenter Mandy Moore brought a pocketful of sunshine to the MTV Movie & TV Awards red carpet -- which marks her first major appearance since she gave birth to her first son -- in a bright and cheery yellow dress from Altuzarra. The This Is Us star accessorized with black strappy stiletto heels from Jimmy Choo and bold statement rings by Ana Khouri.
Addison Rae stunned in a bold and risqué ensemble on the red carpet, which featured a skin-baring mesh bra top with a low-rise maxi skirt. Rae -- who's nominated for Breakthrough Social Star -- completed her look with an oversized boxy blazer, a crystal belt around her waist, and layered necklaces.
Antonia Gentry -- who plays Ginny, one half of the dynamic duo in Ginny & Georgia -- wore a summer-ready ensemble in minimalist two-piece look, which included a spaghetti strap tank top from Valentino and a textured skort. Gentry completed her outfit with classic jewelry and strappy black sandals.
The Outer Banksstar Madelyn Cline, who's nominated for Best Kiss with co-star and real-life beau Chase Stokes, turned heads in a bright red mini dres with bold shoulder details. The actress accessorized a series of rings and red embellished sandals.
Yara Shahidi didn't come to play on the MTV Movie & TV Awards red carpet. The 21-year-old Grown-ish star stunned in a coordinated printed tracksuit from her new collaboration with Adidas, which she styled with a sleek pale yellow corset top. The actress also made her look red carpet-ready with brown pointy heels and sparkling jewelry.
For this year's MTV Movie & TV Awards red carpet, Elizabeth Olsen wore a classic coordinated set -- which featured a long-sleeve button-up jacket and a mini skirt -- covered in rhinestone details. The Wandavision star, who might be taking home a golden popcorn statue for Best Performance in a Show, kept her accessories on the simple side with black pointed-toe pumps.
Madison Bailey stole the show on the red carpet with her statement-making ensemble, which featured a colorful ruffled skirt featuring an aquatic-inspired print with seashells and a black cardigan and bra from Versace. The Outer Banks star finished her ensemble with black drop earrings and pink heels.
On My Blockstar Sierra Capri looked fierce in an bold white textured blazer, which was complete with ruffled and gold buttons, and matching mini skirt. The actress completed her look with an Instagram-worthy tiny purse and clear heels.
Kathryn Hahn showcased her sartorial chops on the MTV Movie & TV Awards red carpet wearing a coordinated two-piece look featuring a black tube top and flared trousers in a matching shade. The star, who's nominated for the Best Villain award, also wore beautiful gold earrings by MISHO, which looked as though they were melting.