Who are Fredrik Robertsson and Alessandro Michele? Jared Leto lookalikes leave the internet amazed at the 2022 Met Gala


Jared Leto lookalikes took over the 2022 Met Gala and left the internet completely in awe. Fans first mistook “Mystery Man” Fredrik Robertson for the 50-year-old actor after arriving at the event covered in a silver ensemble.

Even publications like The New York Times and Vulture reported that Leto arrived at the event shortly after Robertsson arrived.

Correction: A previous tweet misidentified Fredrik Robertsson as Jared Leto. We removed the incorrect tweet.

Robertsson certainly looked slightly identical to the Fight Club star. He donned a silver Iris Van Herpen jumpsuit covered in silver scaly wings to celebrate the 2022 Met Gala’s Gilded Glamor theme.

Meanwhile, the real Jared Leto arrived at the event with his lookalike. The Oscar-winning actress rocked a classic Gucci fit as she teamed up with the label’s creative director, Alessandro Michele.

The duo wore identical embroidered ivory gold suits, red bow ties, black leather gloves and sported matching long braids pinned in a similar metal bobby pin.

All about Fredrik Robertsson

Fredrik Robertsson describes himself as a “creative director” and a “fashion addict” on Instagram.

According to a 2019 Vogue profile, Robertsson revealed that her “turning point” style caught the eye of some editors at the magazine. The story defined Robertsson as “the editor of Boy magazine” and said he “serves on a philanthropic board that supports LGBTQ activists and organizations around the world.”

Robertson recently made headlines after being mistaken for Jared Leto at the 2022 Met Gala and is believed to be the actor’s lookalike.

All about Alessandro Michele

Alessandro Michele is an Italian fashion designer who has served as creative director since 2015. He was born on November 25, 1972 in Rome. Her mother was a movie theater assistant and her father was a history and art buff.

Michele graduated with a degree in Costume Design Education from Rome’s Accademia di Costume e di Moda (Academy of Costume and Fashion). He started his career in the fashion industry by joining the Italian knitting brand Les Copains.

Soon after, he began working as a senior accessories designer under Silvia Venturini Fendi and Karl Lagerfeld at Fendi. Tom Ford noticed Michele in 2002 and introduced him to Gucci’s design office in London.

Michele served as design director of the brand’s leather goods in 2006, associate to creative director Frida Giannini in 2011 and creative director of Gucci’s Florentine porcelain brand Richard Ginori in 2014.

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He was appointed Creative Director in 2015 and has since been responsible for all product categories, collections and the overall brand image. Michele has collaborated with several Hollywood celebrities such as Jared Leto, Lana Del Ray, Elton John and Bjork among others.

Twitter reacts to Jared Leto lookalikes at Met Gala 2022

Jared Leto lookalikes at the 2022 Met Gala have taken the internet by storm (Image via Theo Wargo/Wireimages)
Jared Leto lookalikes at the 2022 Met Gala have taken the internet by storm (Image via Theo Wargo/Wireimages)

Jared Leto has long been known for making the news with his Met Gala looks. In 2019, the actor arrived at the event with a replica of his head.

This year, Leto lookalikes dominated the Met Gala, with several people mistaking Fredrik Robertsson for the actor and Leto pairing himself up with Alessandro Michele.

Following the lookalike confusion, many shocked fans also took to Twitter to react to the situation:

Update yourself, this is NOT Jared Leto. This is Fredrik Robertson #MetGala 📸: Getty https://t.co/FSHLpkbYVE

It’s pretty amazing that Jared Leto planned to dress the same as designer Alessandro Michele when we’ve already mistaken someone else for him tonight #METGala2022 https://t.co/HR7r3w6zNz

The real Jared Leto, paired with Gucci’s Alessandro Michele. Because, why not? #MetGala https://t.co/mPugnFbkKo

Please, Jared get out already! we need the people and the press to know he’s not you! 😩🤌🏼🙏🏼@JaredLeto #MetGala Fredrik/Jared https://t.co/lbHlWH57EH

As the reactions continue to pour in online, it remains to be seen if Leto will share his thoughts on the 2022 Met Gala lookalike confusion in the days to come.

The 2022 Met Gala took place at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2022. Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively, Regina King and Lin-Manuel Miranda served as this year’s celebrity co-hosts.

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