The actor and comic arrived on the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork on Monday night time carrying a zebra-print trouser-suit designed by Michael Kors, an identical clutch-bag and hat designed by British milliner Stephen Jones.
Nevertheless, it wasn’t Haddish’s outfit that stole the eye of onlookers.
Chatting with reporters on the purple carpet, the 39-year-old opened her clutch bag to disclose she had hidden a big Ziploc bag inside that was full of home-made fried rooster.
“Final 12 months I got here and there was not sufficient meals and I used to be hungry,” she advised E! Information.
“Once I’m hungry my angle’s not good so I mentioned I’m gonna be ready this 12 months. So I introduced rooster.
“I didn’t go to KFC. Tiffany know easy methods to cook dinner.”
Folks watching the purple carpet motion at dwelling praised the star for being “relatable” whereas others referred to as her their “spirit animal”.
“Tiffany Haddish got here to the Met Gala with rooster in her bag as a result of there wasn’t sufficient meals there… if that’s not essentially the most relatable, me factor I don’t know what’s. She wins,” one particular person wrote.
One other added: “I like Tiffany Haddish much more becayse she has a stash of rooster in her bag. Whatta boss! [sic]”.
A 3rd particular person wrote: “Tiffany Haddish is my spirit animal bringing rooster to the f***ing met gala.”
In an interview with W Magazine forward of the occasion, Haddish revealed that she hoped the meals could be totally different this time spherical.
“Man, I used to be hungry as hell. Final 12 months, I used to be so hungry,” she mentioned.
“This 12 months, I bought me a much bigger bag. Gonna put some fried rooster in it. Don’t inform no one until tomorrow.
“ I’ve already referred to as a number of people who I do know are going like, ‘So, I’m going to convey the rooster. You convey the new sauce, okay?’”
Haddish’s outfit for this 12 months’s Met Gala is assumed to function greater than 17,000 sequins on the swimsuit jacket and 40,000 on the trousers.
Kors, who designed the ensemble, additionally referenced outfits worn by Elton John and Liberace.