– TikTokers attended the 2023 Oscars and stole the spotlight on the red carpet.
– The most-followed TikToker in the world, Khaby Lame, was excited to attend his first Oscars.
– Other social media personalities, such as Reece Feldman, Drew Afualo, Lilly Singh, Chris Olsen, Tinx, Remi Bader, and Olivia Jade, were also in attendance.
On March 12th, the 95th Academy Awards took place at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. While the ceremony is known for honoring Hollywood’s A-listers, this year’s red carpet saw an influx of social media stars and TikTokers stealing the spotlight. Khaby Lame, the most-followed TikToker in the world, attended his first Oscars, dressed impeccably in a dark navy tuxedo and flashing his charming smile. Other recognizable social media personalities included Reece Feldman, Drew Afualo, and Lilly Singh, all of whom turned up in high-fashion outfits.
Chris Olsen made an appearance at the Paramount Pictures Oscars after-party, while Tinx, Remi Bader, and Olivia Jade attended the Elton John AIDS Foundation’s 31st Annual Academy Awards Viewing Party. Together, these social media influencers proved that their reach goes beyond small screens and into the glamour of Hollywood’s biggest night.
As the 2023 Oscars came to a close, the stars from the online world proved themselves to be serious contenders in the entertainment industry. While filmmakers and actors are still the main focus of the event, it’s clear that the world of social media has a substantial presence and an undeniable influence on pop culture. The red carpet was a testament to this, as various TikTokers and social media stars rocked head-turning fashions that rivalled those of veteran celebrities. As we move forward into the future, the line between traditional fame and social media stardom will continue to blur, and we can expect to see even more digital influencers at the Oscars in the years to come.