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2021 Was A Year Of Both Cute And Cringey Red Carpet Moments For Celebrity Couples, So Here Are 16 Of The Most Unforgettable Ones

I want what Priyanka and Nick have. 😍

With 2021 came the return of in-person red carpet events, which also brought the return of celebrity couples being cute, charming, and sometimes cringey on the carpet.

Dolly Parton sips tea

Here are 16 of the most memorable celeb couple red carpet moments of 2021:

1. Rita Ora wore a feathery top to the MTV EMAs, and Taika Waititi had the time of his life playing with her super-long train.

Taika holds up Rita's train and poses

2. Machine Gun Kelly dyed his tongue black then, uh, tongue-kissed Megan Fox at the Billboard Music Awards.

Colson touches his tongue to Megan's

3. Justin Mikita adorably fixed Jesse Tyler Ferguson's bow tie at the Tony Awards.

Justin adjusts Jesse's bow

4. Reunited 17 years after their breakup, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck made their grand debut as a couple again at the Venice Film Festival.

Ben and Jennifer kiss for the cameras

5. Riz Ahmed stopped to fix the hair of his wife, Fatima Farheen Mirza, at the Oscars.

I will never forgive E! for cutting away from this adorable moment between Riz Ahmed and his wife Fatima Farheen Mirza!!!! #Oscars

E! / @KathleenNB / Via Twitter: @KathleenNB
Riz gazes lovingly at Fatima

6. Rihanna and A$AP Rocky showed up to the Met Gala super late, but they couldn't take their eyes off each other on the red carpet.

Rocky and Rihanna hug, laughing

7. Jodie Foster and Alexandra Hedison stopped to take a cute selfie at the Cannes Film Festival.

Jodie and Alexandra take a quick selfie together

8. Justin Bieber comforted Hailey Baldwin Bieber after fans chanted his ex-girlfriend's name at her at the Met Gala.

Justin wipes Hailey's tears away

9. Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom looked at each other like this at Variety's Power Of Women: Los Angeles event.

Katy and Orlando look at each other like there's no one else in the room

10. Priyanka Chopra adorably stuck her tongue out at Nick Jonas during the Fashion Awards.

Priyanka sticks her tongue out at Nick

11. Lil Uzi Vert and JT shared a sweet smooch at the BET Awards.

Uzi and JT kiss

12. Lauren Morelli and Samira Wiley cor-dot-nated at the Emmys.

dressed in matching black outfits with white polka dots, Lauren and Samira walk the carpet hand-in-hand

13. Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker did this, uh, nose kiss at the VMAs.

Travis bumps his nose against Kourt's

14. Avril Lavigne and Mod Sun sealed their red carpet debut with a kiss at the VMAs.

Mod and Avril kiss

15. Emily V. Gordon gave Kumail Nanjiani a peck on the cheek at the UK premiere of Eternals.

Emily kisses Kumail on the cheek

16. And finally, Pardison Fontaine goofed off with Megan Thee Stallion at the iHeartRadio Music Awards.

Pardi poses with his tongue near Megan's neck

The year is almost over, and we're looking back on 2021. Check out more from the year here!