The former “Two and a Half Men” star said he was supposed to be on the next Virgin Galactic flight but stepped down years ago,
“When I got married and had kids, my wife basically encouraged me to say that it wasn’t a smart family decision to go to space when we have young children. So I ended up reselling my ticket to Virgin Galactic, ”Kutcher said. 43, financial news streaming site Cheddar News said in an interview on Thursday.
“I was supposed to be on the next flight, but I won’t be on the next flight,” he added.
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In 2012, Kutcher became the 500th person to buy a $ 200,000 ticket for Branson’s space tourism business, according to Branson’s blog at the time.
Kutcher started dating “Friends with Benefits” actress Kunis that year, they got married in 2015 and they now have two children.
Kutcher said he hasn’t given up on his plans to go to space. “At one point, I go to space,” he said.