Believe it or not, Anthony Hopkins is trying to grow to be an NFT collector. The prolific Oscar-winning actor expressed his curiosity in buying some items for his nascent assortment. “I’m astonished by all the great NFT artists. Jumping in to acquire my first piece,” Hopkins tweeted. Then, he requested for the assistance of fellow NFT-adjacent celebrities to information him via this cruel world.
I really like your pondering photograph. There a bunch of nice artists on the market and it’s a enjoyable neighborhood normally. But, as the good Aaron Neville as soon as stated “I don’t know much – but I know I love you.” And which may be all you should know. DM me. https://t.co/uQ1mC2zy40 pic.twitter.com/ljQrxllo3X
— Fallon.eth (@jimmyfallon) June 8, 2022
That’s not it, Ser Anthony Hopkins additionally revealed his ENS – Ethereum Name Service – area title. And he’s already receiving free NFTs there. He has additionally obtained a whole lot of suggestions and straight-up gross sales pitches from the broad and excited NFT neighborhood. From the three celebrities he requested for steering – Snoop Dogg, Jimmy Fallon, and Reese Witherspoon – to date solely Fallon has responded.
— AHopkins.eth (@AnthonyHopkins) June 9, 2022
“There a bunch of great artists out there and it’s a fun community in general. But, as the great Aaron Neville once said “I don’t know much – but I know I love you.” And which may be all you should know. DM me,” the non-committal speak present host responded publicly. Who is aware of what Fallon stated to Hopkins in personal. Considering Fallon as soon as received into trouble with NBC for promoting the Bored Ape Yacht Club, it’s solely logical that he didn’t wish to get into it on Twitter’s timeline.
Besides Fallon, Ser Anthony Hopkins received notable solutions from Logan Paul and famous NFT collector Cozomo de’ Medici. The Paul brother ruthlessly shilled Hopkins on his newest NFT mission, “I’m building a community of forward thinkers brought together by art.” For his half, Cozomo de’ Medici simply requested the famed actor to DM her or him. It ought to be famous that there was a rumor that de’ Medici is Snoop Dogg himself, however it was apparently debunked by Artnet.
Why Did He Ask Those Particular Celebrities?
Reese Witherspoon purchased a World Of Women NFT in October 2021 after which took her funding to the following stage. In one in every of our “NFTs In A Nutshell” reports, Bitcoinist said, “Reports released this week have unveiled that Witherspoon’s production company Hello Sunshine will be developing feature films and TV series based on NFT project ‘World of Women.’”
In Snoop Dogg’s case, the reply is fairly apparent. He’s the most NFT-focused celebrity on the market, shopping for Apes and placing out collections with The Sandbox. He additionally purchased the legendary Death Row Records and it’s within the means of transforming it into an NFT-label. In a Clubhouse look, Snoop put it clearly:
“Death Row will be an NFT label. We will be putting out artists through the metaverse, or through a whole other chain of music. Just like we broke the industry when we was the first independent to be major, I want to be the first major in the metaverse. So, Death Row will be in NFT land.”
For his half, Jimmy Fallon starred on this clip with Paris Hilton:
— The Tonight Show (@FallonTonight) January 25, 2022
And that’s the explanation he briefly received into bother with NBC.
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What Is Ser Anthony Hopkins Up To?
For starters, in March he signed with the CAA, the company that manages all the celebrities tagged within the authentic tweet. This could be the reason for Hopkins’ NFT pursuits. He was additionally introduced as a forged member in Zack Snyder’s “Rebel Moon.” According to Netflix he’ll play, “the voice acting role of Jimmy, a sentient JC1435 mechanized battle robot and one-time defender of the slain King.”
— Zack Snyder (@ZackSnyder) June 8, 2022
It’s price remembering that 9 months in the past Bitcoinist announced that Hopkins would begin in “Zero Contact,” and NFT-film. “Before ZERO CONTACT, Anthony Hopkins and Rick Dugdale worked together on the 2015 film Blackway. Watching NFTs surge in popularity, the pair decided to break new ground with ZERO CONTACT,” the co-head of VUELE Cameron Chell instructed us.
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