Polish your Dothraki blade and down some... Game of Thrones wine (?), because it looks like the lavish Parker/Lenas fantasy wedding has hurdled California's pesky permits. A mere construction code violation will not stop the bedding ritual of a mega-rich Facebook investor. Read more...
In The Inbox a man is visited by real world versions of computer viruses, spam and email scams. The short was created by Portland, Oregon-based filmmakers Sean Parker and Austin Hillebrecht of Hapstance Films. They did an excellent job of of bringing everyone’s digital nightmares to life. Hey you! Yeah you! If you want your [...]
Sean Parker and his fiance Alexandra Lenas have no problem burning cash. The couple, worth an estimated $2 billion from Parker's time at Facebook, is reportedly living in New York City's Plaza Hotel while their 6-story townhouse in Greenwich Village is being renovated. Show More Summary
When rumors first crossed the nerd wire that Facebook vet and inveterate party boy Sean Parker was finally settling down in a medieval themed wedding, he was quick to correct. Really, where would anyone ever get the idea that his wife-to-be is obsessed with Game of Thrones? Read more...
NBC has given series orders to Jason Katims' About a Boy, J.J. Abrams' Believe, Crisis, The Family Guide starring Parker Posey, and Sean Hayes' Sean Saves the World, TVGuide.com has confirmed. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Lost Jon Favreau Leslie Bibb Minnie Driver Parker Posey Robert De Niro Sean Hayes Alfonso Cuaron David Walton J.J. Show More Summary
Forbes magazine has published a list of '29 billionaires under 40', making the list alongside Mark Zuckerberg and Sean Parker are Chinese real estate heiress Yang Huiyan, 31, and Fangda Group chairman Fang Wei, 39. [ more › ]
Mark Zuckerberg showed he's more than just a social butterfly earlier this month, forming the tech-focused political lobby group FWD.us alongside some other big names in the industry. Now, according to AllThingsD, a few more heavy-hitters...Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg brings more of his powerful friends to the roster of his political advocacy group inside the Beltway.
Over at The Atlantic, Megan Garber shares the news of Napster-founder-turned-respectable-tech-investor Sean Parker's impending nuptials, on which he reportedly plans to spend $9 million, in part to get his guests kitted out in fantasy-inspired costumes, an investment for which she dubs him perhaps the world's first recorded groomzilla. Show More Summary
Last month, we reported that Crowdtilt, the Y Combinator alum that launched just over a year ago with plans to become "the Kickstarter for any group," had raised $12 million in Series A financing from a group of notable investors, including Napster, Causes and Airtime founder Sean Parker and Path's Dave Morin.
Post by Jill BaughmanSo we've already talked about how Sean Parker, a gazillionaire who was one of the pioneers of Facebook, was hoping to have a fantasy-themed, Game of Thrones/Lord of the Rings-type wedding in June. Even more details...Show More Summary
Former Facebook president and billionaire Sean Parker is throwing himself a wedding fit for a king. Parker is reportedly planning a $9 million wedding, according...
Facebook billionaire Sean Parker is getting married and it won’t be a wedding on the cheap. The Napster founder and eventual Facebook employee has dropped an estimated $9 million to create a temporary backdrop for his wedding ceremony. Parker and fiance Alexandra Lenas will tie the knot at the super-expensive Ventana Inn in Big Sur, California. The [...]Show More Summary
Sean Parker is marrying his long-time girlfriend and the mother of his child, Alexandra Lenas. The June 1 nuptials will be elaborate. According to TMZ, Parker has hired a landscaping company to build a $8.6 million backdrop, complete with a temporary cottage, fake waterfalls, ruins, ponds and more. Show More Summary
If you invested in Facebook, here's another reason to unfriend Fbook billionaire Sean Parker -- he's blowing nearly $9 mil to create a temporary backdrop for his wedding.We've learned Parker -- who made billions with companies like Napster and…
The Web entrepreneur's wedding will feature themed costumes
Affianced tech mogul Sean Parker, though still technically a Bridezilla, is not as nerdy a Bridezilla as this blog previously reported. On Facebook and Twitter yesterday, Parker corrected the "Page Six" report about his June wedding. “This is NOT a theme wedding and there will be nothing ‘medieval’ about it,” ... More »
Yesterday, a crazy story about Sean Parker's wedding broke. According to the New York Post, Parker was going to have a "medieval theme" for his wedding that could end up looking like an episode of "Game of Thrones." Parker set the record straight on Twitter. Show More Summary
Brief news from elsewhere: A Manhattan landlord accuses Arianna Huffington of allegedly partying like a rock star in the $30K/month Chelsea loft he leased her (bloody mattresses?). She denies it. (NY Post) A young child gets a haircut, and the … Continue reading ?
Facebook co-founder Sean Parker will guest star in three episodes of Netflix’s hit series House Of Cards. The 33-year-old entrepreneur will appear in a 3 episode arc as the venture capital partner to Raymond Tusk (Gerald McRaney). News of the character arc was announced in a tweet by House Of Cards executive producer Beau Willimon: Welcome aboard @sparker. It’s gonna [...]