It was an amazing Bollywood party aboard Paul Allen’s 126m (414’) mega yacht OCTOPUS, which took place during the Cannes Film Festival on Monday, May 18, 2015. Around 200 celebrities attended Allen’s party aboard superyacht OCTOPUS, including Leonardo DiCaprio, Natalie Portman, as well as Antonio Banderas.
Elephant and Buddha statues, henna tattoos, Bollywood dancers and Hollywood insiders could all be found aboard luxury motor yacht OCTOPUS earlier this week. It has been even reported that Allen himself played the electric guitar with his band during the party.
Built by the German shipyard Lurssen in 2003, OCTOPUS yacht boasts 40 guest suites, a cinema, a recording studio, two helicopter landing pads with parked choppers, a mini submarine, a fleet of jet skis, a large swimming pool, as well as a basketball court, to name but a few.
As unveiled by Forbes Magazine, Microsoft co-founder Allen, 62, is the 51st richest person in the world with a net worth of $17.5billion.