American talk show host Jimmy Fallon has become the next mainstream celebrity to step into the NFT by adding a boring ape yacht club to his NFT portfolio, also making it his personal photo.
Jimmy Fallon NFTs
Jimmy Fallon announced on his show that he had purchased an ape as part of the Beeple interview. Specifically, it’s BAYC #599, which he later confirmed on his Twitter feed. This is the only NFT he has purchased, but by looking at his wallet, you can see that he has transferred several other NFTs from different projects.Jimmy Fallon purchased his Bored Ape on Opensea six days ago for 46.8 ETH when it was priced at just over $225,000.
About Jimmy Fallon
Jimmy Fallon is an American comedian, television host and actor. He is best known as the host of his late-night television show “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” The 47-year-old was born in New York City but moved to Los Angeles at the age of 21 to pursue a career in stand-up comedy.
Other celebrities with “Bored Ape”
Jimmy Fallon joins a long list of celebrities who, along with Jimmy Fallon, have the second most popular NFT series in their portfolio. The list includes Stephen Curry, Stephen Curry, Tom Brady, Lil Baby.These celebrities have been one of the keys to the growth of the project. Many of them have changed their profile pictures to NFT in the now iconic series.