Lupita Nyong’o was a towering presence with a gravity defying hairstyle on Monday at the Met Gala in New York City.

The 33-year-old Oscar-winning actress embraced the Manus x Machina theme at the annual fundraiser in a seafoam green metallic gown that featured a long train.

The theme of the most fashionable night of the year was basically embracing futuristic looks and incorporating technology into outfits.

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Metallic gown: The Oscar-winning actress shimmered in a seafoam green metallic gownLong train: Lupita stretched her look vertically and horizontallyUp do: The actress added flair with her hair stacked up high in bunsTalented trio: Lupita teamed up with Margot Robbie and Emma Watson on the carpetHollywood stars: Michael B. Jordan and Nate Parker also caught up with Lupita at the gala