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Billionaire Sean Parker

Dropping $9 MILLION ...

on Wedding Decorations!!!

4/15/2013 5:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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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 Facebook -- booked the entire ultra-swank Ventana Inn in Big Sur, CA for the weekend of June 1st to tie the knot with Alexandra Lenas in an over-the-top wedding with a medieval flair.

To realize his vision ... we're told Sean hired a landscaping company to build fake ruins, waterfalls, bridges, ponds and a gated cottage in the resort's surrounding forest -- where he'll say "I do" in a ceremony fit for a king ... or Hobbit.

All the guests will enter through a $600,000 gate, dance on a $350,000 floor, and they better stop and smell the roses ... because Parker's dropping more than $1,000,000 on plants and flowers!

Throw in a bunch more fancy overpriced decorations ... and grand total for the BACKDROP is $8.6 million.

In case you care ... Sean hired the costume designer from "Lord of the Rings" to make threads for his guests ... and like yarmulkes at an Orthodox Jewish temple ... you can't get in without 'em.

Now the kicker ...  the entire backdrop will go in the dumpster immediately following the shindig. 

Kinda like Napster.

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16.

kr    

i think he got screwed. he could easily have had that all done and look the same for a tenth the price

525 days ago
17.

bernergirl    

It's one day. Nobody who spends this amount in a marriage just the wedding. Sad.

525 days ago
18.

Diamond Goddess!    

Well, I for one was expecting a MUCH more attractive couple, considering the bank.
Everyone on the Forbes 400 is fug, and they marry fug, too.
Whatta coupla "Meh"s these two are!!!
He's a 4 and she's a 5.
(LOLs.)

525 days ago
19.

The Funny Guy    

$1,000,000 on plants and flowers!? Gosh! I could buy a f**kin house in New York with that cash. What are you gonna do with a gate anyway! Eat it? What a jerk. Instead save that money or be humble and donate it to a trust fund in Africa or somewhere. At least they will use it to educate children and bring them up as tomorrow's responsible people.

Ouh And, Don't worry Sean, In the near future when your wife ask's for a divorce, She will ask 10 times more money then what you are current spending for the wedding.

525 days ago
20.

Tonya    

I'd go to home depot and make something that looks like 9 million dollars for $9 000. Such a waste

525 days ago
21.

Az Heat    

I could say a lot about this but extremely stupid and self centered come to mind!

525 days ago
22.

awesomewave    

You might say it's his money. But what a DAMN waste of money.

525 days ago
23.

cecil b carter    

I spent 40k on my wedding and a 100k on yhe divorce

525 days ago
24.

Coldhardtruth    

He can probably afford a divorce too

525 days ago
25.

Deco    

So Gay.....

524 days ago
26.

lee    

Good example of people with too much money doing stupid things.

524 days ago
27.

jealous of kate    

well, you can't take it with you.... and despite many negitive comments-he is spending money in the community, hiring people. In the end, it's his money, and he at this point still gets to decide how to spend it.

524 days ago
28.

en Todo Momento!!    

some bullet proof grade champagne glasses would be awesome, like for that 'mazeltov' moment. break an ankle or two!! xDD

524 days ago
29.

Melimo    

D bag

524 days ago
30.

Glenn    

You can tell a lot about a person by what they spend their money on. What a Douche-bag

524 days ago
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