Oscars 2019: Maria Sharapova’s beau Gilkes invited to present auction at Elton Jhon’s Academy Awards viewing party
Alexander Gilkes, who seems to be smitten by Russian Tennis star Maria Sharapova, was invited to present the live auction at Sir Elton Jhon’s AIDS Foundations 27th annual Academy Awards viewing party during Oscars 2019.
The CEO of Paddle8 posted photos of the invite to his Instagram stories saying he was honored to be taking the auction for the sixth year.
The invite shared by Alexander Gilkes stated that a performance by “The Killers” was also part of night’s entertainment at the event that takes place every year during Oscars.
The Russian tennis star also attended the event and posted videos and photos to her Instagram stories.
Maria Sharapova and Alexander Gilkes have been dating for a while now.
Although Sharapova has not publically spoken of her relationship with Alexander Gilkes, the couple has done little to hide their relationship from media glare.
Sir Elton Hercules John CBE is an English singer, pianist, and composer who hosts Academy Awards viewing party as part of his efforts to collect donations to fight AIDS.