May 24, 2013 06:00 AM
One lucky person won the chance to experience a trip of a lifetime at a Cannes charity auction on Thursday night.
The winning bidder snagged a ticket to sit next to Leonardo DiCaprio in Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic flight for 1.2 million euros ($1.5 million U.S.). while at the amfAR Cinema Against AIDS charity dinner.
Cannes mainstays Nicole Kidman and Christoph Waltz were also in attendance at the event that raised $25 million, more than doubling their 2012 total.
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