Celebs and their private islands

Discussion in 'The Bar' started by Magnificent Mr. Hole, Dec 26, 2012.

  1. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    56,698
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    20,609
    Likes Received:
    4,678
    Private Islands Of The Extremely Wealthy

    http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2011/08/14/celebrities-with-private-islands.html#slide_1

    Mel Gibson bought Mago Island in Fiji in 2005. Another pic here: http://www.thedailybeast.com/galleries/2011/08/14/celebrities-with-private-islands.html#slide_1

    [​IMG]

    Johnny Depp

    Notorious recluse Johnny Depp owns an island in the Caribbean
    [​IMG]

    Tyler Perry owns this island in White Bay Cay.
    [​IMG]

    Richard Branson's Necker Island.
    [​IMG]



    Eddie Murphyowns Long Cay in The Bahamas.
    [​IMG]

    Larry Ellison

    Oracle co-founder Ellison owns an island in Hawaii.
    [​IMG]

    Paul Allen

    Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft, owns Allan Island in Washington. You'd think he'd change the spelling of the island's name, but maybe that would look egotistical.
    [​IMG]


    Celine Dion

    Singer Celine Dion bought a private island called Ile Gagnon in Quebec for $29.7 million,
    [​IMG]

    David Copperfield bought Musha Cay in The Bahamas for $50 million.
    [​IMG]
     
  2. Magnificent Mr. Hole

    Magnificent Mr. Hole Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    56,698
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    20,609
    Likes Received:
    4,678
    Howard's new boss John Malone.

    Businessman Malone owns Sampson Cay in The Bahamas, but that's not all. He's actually the world's biggest landowner, laying claim to 2.2 million acres across the world, CNN Money reports: http://management.fortune.cnn.com/2012/09/27/john-malone-billionaire-landowner/

    [​IMG]

    The Barclay Brothers

    Billionaire twins David and Frederick Barclay do everything together. They even joined forces to buy the island of Brecqhou in the U.K. for $4.3 million.
    [​IMG]

    Craig McCaw

    Tech magnate McCaw owns James Island in British Columbia. He also owns the world's most expensive car.
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]


    Dean Kamen

    Kamen, the creator of the Segway, can ride his motorized personalized scooter all around the 2-acre North Dumpling Island in New York.
    [​IMG]
     
  3. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    719,380
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    172,091
    Likes Received:
    87,341
    I'm guessing these people need guns :coffee:
     
  4. TonyJax

    TonyJax White Privilege Denied. VIP

    Reputations:
    117,114
    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2012
    Messages:
    25,630
    Likes Received:
    12,356
    I could see buying a building in NYC but an Island. If I got all that cash I would not want to live on some Island w/o a 7/11 near.
     
  5. DarkFriday

    DarkFriday Fired as a MOD...Twice. Gold

    Reputations:
    719,380
    Joined:
    Jul 6, 2011
    Messages:
    172,091
    Likes Received:
    87,341
  6. tomtom

    tomtom Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    466
    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2010
    Messages:
    19,738
    Likes Received:
    397
    Big deal. I know a guy who owns an island in the Fox River. With the drought this summer you could walk out to it.
     
  7. tomtom

    tomtom Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    466
    Joined:
    Sep 27, 2010
    Messages:
    19,738
    Likes Received:
    397
    You forgot bob Denver and his uncharted island.
     
  8. Wing

    Wing WonderSlave VIP

    Reputations:
    887
    Joined:
    Nov 18, 2010
    Messages:
    3,506
    Likes Received:
    29
    This thread irritates my vagina.
     
  9. Jim J Jiblets

    Jim J Jiblets #Hillary'sTongue

    Reputations:
    117,903
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    41,297
    Likes Received:
    26,317
    I see a big giraffe on that island.
     
  10. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

    Reputations:
    16,079
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2010
    Messages:
    7,734
    Likes Received:
    3,101
    McCaw is selling that island for 75 million
     
  11. Danas Boyfrien

    Danas Boyfrien Trump's African American Gold

    Reputations:
    141,359
    Joined:
    Oct 13, 2010
    Messages:
    25,480
    Likes Received:
    14,381
    Def need to be able to grab a late night Slurpee.
     
  12. DogStar69

    DogStar69 Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -130,709
    Joined:
    Sep 22, 2010
    Messages:
    28,969
    Likes Received:
    15,788
    [​IMG]
     
  13. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    62,986
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2010
    Messages:
    15,794
    Likes Received:
    5,755
    celine dion sucks donkey dick there i said it
     
  14. FOXXXONE

    FOXXXONE wut?

    Reputations:
    16,079
    Joined:
    Nov 5, 2010
    Messages:
    7,734
    Likes Received:
    3,101
    if you own an island you can own several slurpee machines .
     
  15. AmishGirl

    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    147,147
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    24,433
    Likes Received:
    20,778
    [​IMG]
     
  16. Bro

    Bro Oligarchical Corporatocracy VIP Gold

    Reputations:
    199,011
    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2010
    Messages:
    85,435
    Likes Received:
    16,596
    The water is rising.
     
  17. pheelios

    pheelios Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    52,815
    Joined:
    Dec 14, 2011
    Messages:
    45,227
    Likes Received:
    7,250
    You forgot Gilligan

    [​IMG]
     
  18. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

    Reputations:
    89,061
    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2010
    Messages:
    29,651
    Likes Received:
    16,234
    As if her music isn't bad enough, what kind of idiot buys an island in Quebec?
     
  19. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    34,317
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    20,894
    Likes Received:
    5,609
    Hole - you forgot Mult Hunter. What about Mult Hunter???
     
  20. Gomez

    Gomez Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    34,317
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    20,894
    Likes Received:
    5,609
    and how does David Copperfield have that much $$$$$$?
    for magic tricks???