On Thursday, April 21, 2022, a special screening of E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, a film about an alien stranded on Earth who just wants to go home, happened for the science-fiction film’s 40th anniversary. To celebrate the occasion, the cast and crew of the beloved science-fiction hit gathered at the TCL Chinese Theater in Hollywood, California, including Steven Spielberg, Dee Wallace, and other people associated with the film. However, per ET Online, the most significant appearance of the night was a rare red carpet outing for Matthew De Meritt, who is credited as one of the actors who helped bring E.T. to life in the film.