Contrary to the wide held belief that crypto is reserved for tech nerds and business tycoons; it actually is quite spread out. Some of the most famous names of Hollywood seem to be sold to the idea of cryptocurrencies and blockchain tech. Here are some celebrities that are invested in the future of crypto. Some might even surprise you.
Looks like marrying the genius, billionaire, playboy, philanthropist, A.K.A Tony Stark, isn’t the only thing on her plate right now. The star of the Iron Man series and the founder of Goop, which a modern lifestyle brand, was extremely impressed by the pitch from Bitcoin-wallet-startup Abra on the Apple show ‘Planet of the Apps’. So much so that she actually ended up joining their advisory board.
Childish Gambino/Donald Glover
When he’s not rapping or busy playing the young Lando Calrissian, in the Star Wars spinoff Solo, he is advocating the future of cryptocurrencies.
In his interview with Times Magazine he said,
Yeah, I know a lot of people are skeptical, but I feel like if everything’s going to live online, why not Bitcoins? Being backed by gold seems very old and nostalgic to me.
Hollywood’s heartthrob is a kind of a crypto geek. The star of ‘The ‘70s Show’ and ‘Two and a Half Men’, Ashton Kutcher has been in to the crypto scene since quite some time now.
In fact he has been actively tweeting about Ethereum in particular since 2014.
— ashton kutcher (@aplusk) May 12, 2014
The notion that we could civically monitor each other in an anonymous way actually keeps the anonymity of the Internet. We don’t have to worry about Big Brother, and that same infrastructure that built out Bitcoin could be used in the security industry for mass good.
He said, according to TechCrunch .
Although Snoop Dogg is no economist he sure seems like a bitcoin enthusiast.
Putting tha Crip in Crypto! https://t.co/qaQdUru3xe
— Snoop Dogg (@SnoopDogg) January 25, 2018
He has gone so far as to claim that his next album will be available via Bitcoin.
Snoop gets it. https://t.co/lI5gsbfUZu
— The Crypto Dog? (@TheCryptoDog) June 10, 2018
Who knew blockchain and crypto would be a celebrity affair?