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Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors

Among those in attendance were the cast of Ain't Too Proud, Bette Midler, Kate Baldwin, Kelli O'Hara, Renee Fleming, and more.

The 44th Kennedy Center Honorees, Justino Díaz, Berry Gordy, Lorne Michaels, Bette Midler, and Joni Mitchell were celebrated in Washington, D.C., at the Honors Gala on December 5, 2021 in the Kennedy Center Opera House.

A red carpet was held in advance of the Gala and included today's leading performers from New York, Hollywood, and the arts capitals of the world.

Among those in attendance were the cast of Ain't Too Proud, Bette Midler, Kate Baldwin, Kelli O'Hara, Renee Fleming, and more.

THE 44TH ANNUAL KENNEDY CENTER HONORS, broadcasting Sunday, December 22 (9:00 - 11:00 P.M., ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network and will be available to stream live and on demand on the CBS app and Paramount+.

Photo Credit: Tracey Salazar and Michael Butcher

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Herbie Hancock

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Berry Gordy and Suzanne DePasse

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Berry Gordy

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Bette Midler and daughter Sophie von Haselberg

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Bette Midler

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Joni Mitchell and guests

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Joni Mitchell

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Joni Mitchell

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Lorne Michaels

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Justino Diaz

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Honorees

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Amy Poehler

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Ana Marie Martinez and husband Gabriel Attal

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Ariana Wehr

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Beanie Feldstein

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Brandi Carlile

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Ain't Too Proud cast

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
The Supremes cast

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Cameron Crowe

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Chasten Buttigieg and Pete Buttigieg

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Dan Levy

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Ellie Goulding

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Fred Armisen

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Goldie Hawn

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
J'Nai Bridges

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Jimmy Fallon

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Judy Collins

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Kate Baldwin and guest

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Kate McKinnon

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Kelli O'Hara

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Kenan Thompson and Martin Short

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
David M. Rubenstein

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Kristen Wiig

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Debbie Allen

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Melissa Manchester

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Pete Davidson

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Renee Fleming and husband Tim Jessell

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Scarlett Johansson and Colin Jost

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Seth Meyers

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
Nancy Pelosi

Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2021 Kennedy Center Honors
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