"Shameless" Actor Emma Kenney Criticized Ansel Elgort's 2022 Met Gala Appearance After His 2020 Sexual Assault Allegation

    "Who's Ansel Elgort wearing to the met….Alexander Wang?"

    If you were paying attention to this year's Met Gala coverage, you probably noticed that Ansel Elgort was there.

    Ansel poses for a picture at the Met Gala

    You probably also know that, back in 2020, the actor was accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old in 2014.

    Ansel smiles for the camera while wearing a tux and a mustache

    So there were a few people who might've, say, rolled their eyes at Ansel's Met Gala appearance — including Shameless actor Emma Kenney.

    Emma smiles at an event

    "Who’s Ansel Elgort wearing to the met….Alexander Wang?" Emma tweeted, followed by three "eyeroll" emojis.

    Who’s Ansel Elgort wearing to the met….Alexander Wang? 🙄🙄🙄

    @EmmaRoseKenney / Via Twitter: @EmmaRoseKenney

    If you're wondering why Emma mentioned Alexander Wang: The fashion designer was also accused of sexual misconduct last year.

    Alexander smiles while looking ahead

    Emma isn't the first person to recently talk about the allegation against Ansel. Rachel Zegler — who starred alongside the actor in West Side Storyopened up last month about how it felt to answer questions about the subject during press appearances.

    Rachel poses for a photo on the red carpet

    “I was sitting there having just turned 19," she said, "on the precipice of what was promised to be the biggest moment in my life, and was being held accountable [by the public] for accusations that not only had nothing to do with me but were made about a situation that was said to have occurred [five] years prior to when I had met and worked with this person."

    Rachel holds her hands together

    Read the entire interview with Rachel here.

    If you or someone you know has experienced sexual assault, you can call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE, which routes the caller to their nearest sexual assault service provider. You can also search for your local center here.