Amazon mogul Jeff Bezos is a fan of inviting fellow celebrities to go to space with him, including actor William Shatner.
Bezos is the owner of a Blue Origin rocket.
Tom Hanks was the latest suggestion to travel to space – but it would cost him $28 million.
Hanks politely declined – he’s doing well for himself, but not
After all, the ride would only last 12 minutes.
Hanks joked with Jimmy Kimmel about how he could mimic space travel from his home, while simulating space travel on Kimmel’s show.
The “Forrest Gump” star is no stranger to space travel discussions, though.
Since $28 million is too hefty, Hanks paid $250,000 to Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Galactic, for a ticket to his space travel company.
Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, Justin Bieber, Lady Gaga, Russell Brand, and Katy Perry also reserved tickets.