The cast of Martin Scorsese’s “Killers of the Flower Moon” partied at a historic chateau in Cannes after the film’s debut at the festival. The party was held at the Château de la Croix des Gardes, a location used in Alfred Hitchcock’s “To Catch a Thief,” and was attended by stars such as Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Jesse Plemons, and Kirsten Dunst. Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez were also spotted chatting with Apple boss Tim Cook at the celebration.
The star-studded cast of Martin Scorsese’s “Killers of the Flower Moon” celebrated privately at a historic chateau after the film’s debut at the Cannes Film Festival, with guests including Jeff Bezos, Leonardo DiCaprio, and Lily Gladstone receiving rave reviews for her performance.
Martin Scorsese’s latest film, “Killers of the Flower Moon,” caused a buzz at the Cannes Film Festival, and its star-studded cast celebrated the occasion in a private party held at the historic Château de la Croix des Gardes. The 100-million-dollar property, which overlooks the sea, was once owned by Gustave Leven, the late Perrier chairman, and was also a location for Alfred Hitchcock’s 1955 classic, “To Catch a Thief.” “It was like the real-life ‘Great Gatsby,’” said a source, describing the party’s atmosphere. The party was attended by the film’s star, Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Lily Gladstone, Jesse Plemons, and his wife, Kirsten Dunst.
Among the party guests were Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos and his partner, Lauren Sanchez, who were seen chatting up Apple CEO Tim Cook. The trio was also spotted talking to actor John C. Reilly, who is presiding over the festival’s jury for its “Un Certain Regard” section. While DiCaprio was seen holding court and looking sharp in his tuxedo, Dunst was being supportive of her husband. The actress was seen in great spirits toasting with guests, congratulating Plemons, with whom she tied the knot 2022 after six years of dating.
To cap the night, DiCaprio’s best friend and hospitality guru, Richie Akiva, threw a VIP after-party at restaurant Luigi, on Cannes’ Le Croisette. The actor was spotted at the hotspot with pals, including Lukas Haas and Tobey Maguire. The week before the festival, DiCaprio and his crew were seen at the iconic Hotel Du Cap Eden Roc.
The premiere of “Killers of the Flower Moon” also saw Hollywood A-listers walking the red carpet, including Cate Blanchett, Paul Dano, Salma Hayek, Isabelle Huppert, Princess Caroline of Monaco, Irina Shayk, and DiCaprio’s ex-girlfriend Toni Garrn. The highly acclaimed film, which is based on a 2017 nonfiction book by David Grann, “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI,” follows the infamous 1920 murders of members of the Osage Nation after oil was discovered on their land.
In summary, the film “Killers of the Flower Moon” starring veteran actors like Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro, created a buzz at the Cannes Film Festival. The movie which follows the 1920 culture as popularized by the Osage Murders received breathless raves at the festival, as did Lily Gladstone’s performance. The celebrities in attendance, including Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and Apple’s Tim Cook, were seen chatting and mingling while DiCaprio’s best friend, Richie Akiva, hosted a VIP after-party at a restaurant in Cannes’ Le Croisette. The cast of the film also walked the red carpet, alongside A-listers of Hollywood.