Ten years ago, actor Ashton Kutcher He planned to be among the first people to ride Virgin Galactic’s private spacecraft, but changed his mind after having children with his wife, the 37-year-old actress. Mila Kunis.
First Two and a half Men Star said she was supposed to be on the next Virgin Galactic flight, but dropped out years ago.
“When I got married and had children, my wife basically encouraged me to say that it was not a smart family decision to go into space when we have young children. 43, said the financial news broadcast site. Cheddar News in an interview Thursday.
“I was supposed to be on the next flight, but I won’t be on the next flight,” he added.
British entrepreneur Richard Branson and five other Virgin Galactic employees on Sunday performed the first fully crewed test flight into space.
In 2012, Kutcher became the 500th person to purchase a $ 200,000 (roughly $ 270,000) ticket for Branson’s space tourism company, according to Branson’s blog at the time.
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Kutcher started dating Friends with benefits actress Kunis that year, they married in 2015 and now have two children: daughter Wyatt Isabelle, six, and son Dimitri Portwood, four.
The duo first known on the set of That 70’s show in 1998. At the time, Kunis was only 14 years old, while Kutcher was 20.
Kutcher said he has not given up on his plans to go to space.
“At some point, I go into space,” he said.
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