“During the first auction, Brad was on his phone. When the auction announced Emilia Clarke, they called her out in the crowd and Brad literally turned his whole neck to find and look at her and enthusiastically clap,” a witness tells Us Weekly. “He offered $80,000 in the auction to watch ‘Game of Thrones’ with Emilia.”
“Emilia was covering her mouth and giggling. Leo [DiCaprio] enthusiastically watched the whole auction, turning his head back and forth between Brad and Emilia,” the onlooker adds. “[Pitt] later offered $120,000 and raised his arms in excitement but was out at 150,000. He laughed hysterically when he gave up and they called him out for it.”
Pitt also lost out on another lot, a painting that Schwarzenegger won with $70,000. He, however, won a Hoop Dreams experience, which included an opportunity to travel with the San Antonio Spurs, attending two games and a practice, for $40,000.
Clarke, meanwhile, beat out DiCaprio on an abstract painting by Josh Smith. Her bid of $80,000 bested the Oscar-winning actor’s. But it turned out there were two copies up for sale, and “” actor snapped up the second one.
The fund-raiser which was held at the Milk Studio L.A. benefited Penn’s J/P Haitian Relief Organization which helps relief efforts after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Other guests at the charity gala included Harington, , and .