The 21 Best Looks From The Met Ball #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/2014/05/67370/met-gala-best-dressed-2014#slide21 Bringing to mind her 2012 purple, feathered gown (also by Givenchy haute couture), Beyoncé showed up in another stunning, cheek-flashing sheer dress. With a dipping neckline in front and a veil around her face, Bey's look was definitely a Carmen: A Hip Hopera moment, but upgraded.
Made You Look: Beyoncé's Biggest Surprise Moments | Just a Hip Hopera Before the frontwoman of Destiny's Child went solo, she stepped into the spotlight as the lead in MTV's movie musical Carmen: A Hip Hopera, which was derived from the opera Carmen and the 1954 film Carmen Jones starring Harry Belafonte and Dorothy Dandridge. Before this point, who really expected Beyoncé to act? It took us by surprise, but we soon learned Bey would show and prove to be a triple threat in many movies.